Fight Hunger Night

The 5th Annual “Fight Hunger Night” at the California Rodeo Salinas was on Friday, July 17th. Mascots from local agricultural companies participated in the Produce Mascot Race to raise money for Ag Against Hunger’s programs. Congratulations to the winner Lettuce Maximus from Church Brothers!

Lettuce Maximus win 2015

Thank you to this years’ participating companies Bengard Ranches, Church Brothers, Dole Fresh Vegetables, Ocean Mist Farms, Pacific International Marketing, Sakata Seeds, Tanimura & Antle, Taylor Farms and Foxy Produce/The Nunes Company, Mann Packing, and Naturipe Berry.

The Rodeo takes pride in giving back more than $250,000 annually to non-profits within our community. Part of the fundraising efforts include soliciting new or existing Rodeo sponsors to participate in the Produce Mascot Race. Make plans to attend the rodeo and support Ag Against Hunger. Please visit for more information.