Rep. John Duarte, who represents Merced County in the 13th Congressional District, recently visited the Hilmar Cheese Company in Hilmar.
“As a voice for the valley in Washington, it is essential for me to support and receive feedback from the vital industries that contribute to our valley’s economy,” he said during the tour. “Hilmar Cheese, a true gem of our community, impressed me with its state-of-the-art facilities, dedication to sustainable practices, and its unwavering commitment to producing top-quality dairy products.”
During the tour, Duarte had the opportunity to meet with hardworking employees and visionary leaders who highlighted the company’s role in job creation and fostering agricultural growth in our region.
“I was impressed by their passion for excellence and their contributions to our local community,” he said. “I am committed to continuing my efforts in Congress to promote policies that will support businesses like Hilmar Cheese and ensure a prosperous future for our valley.”