Our Stories

Meet the Family and Strories Behind World Famous Fruit

Stemilt is a family-owned fruit company that’s been in business since 1964. The Mathison family owns and operates Stemilt Growers, and proudly grows, packs, and ships the best apples, pears, cherries, and summer fruits for you and your family to enjoy. ...Read More

Look behind the scenes and learn Stemilt's interesting history and unique approach to farming, innovation, and sustainability. Read about Stemilt's rich history farming fruit and learn how and when Tom Mathison founded Stemilt Growers. 

Take a journey through the past century to see how innovation has shaped the tree fruit industry, and how Stemilt has led the way.

Meet a few of the family members that are involved in Stemilt today, including West Mathison, Stemilt president. You'll also find out why we are called Stemilt and what the name means.

Finally, read through our latest press releases to see what's new and exciting at Stemilt. 

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