The Swift’s and their Extended Family

John Swift Feeding Horse
For over 30 years, Swift Subtropicals has been growing subtropical fruits in Clark Canyon. The unique micro climate of the secluded Clark Valley allow specialty crops to thrive.

Established in 1982, the ranch utilizes sophisticated cropping patterns with efficient drip irrigation, diverse cover crops and organic inputs to raise selected varieties of delicious tasting exotic crops, like the Feijoa; native to Brazil, the Horned melon from Africa and Passion Fruit also from Brazil. Each fruit is handpicked and carefully packed on the ranch for shipment around the world. farming2

The ranch is family owned with employees being an extended family , living and working on the ranch – taking great pride in their work.

The natural habitat of oak woodlands, grasslands and river wetlands enhance the productive fields.