Irrigation Equipment Firm Honored for Exports
U.S. Secretary of Commerce Donald L. Evans gave San Diego-based Roberts Irrigation Products the “E” Award for excellence in exporting on June 6 in Washington, D.C.
Roberts Irrigation is a 34-year-old company created to provide U.S. farmers with an efficient means for delivering water and nutrients to crops. Currently, more than half the company’s employees are involved in exporting its products to 39 countries.
President John F. Kennedy created the E Award in 1961 to recognize U.S. businesses and organizations that have demonstrated outstanding growth and innovation in exporting goods and services.