Costa Farms CEO Jose Smith, his wife Executive Vice President Maria Costa Smith, and Executive Vice President Jose A. Costa go through some of the new plant arrivals in one of their company’s many greenhouses in South Miami-Dade. Costa Farms is a third-generation, family-owned group of companies headquartered in Miami. The company was founded in 1961 when Jose Costa Sr. purchased 30 acres south of Miami to grow fresh, vine-ripened tomatoes in the winter.
Costa Farms CEO Jose Smith, his wife Executive Vice President Maria Costa Smith, and Executive Vice President Jose A. Costa go through some of the new plant arrivals in one of their company’s many greenhouses in South Miami-Dade. Costa Farms is a third-generation, family-owned group of companies headquartered in Miami. The company was founded in 1961 when Jose Costa Sr. purchased 30 acres south of Miami to grow fresh, vine-ripened tomatoes in the winter. PATRICK FARRELL pfarrell@miamiherald.com
Costa Farms CEO Jose Smith, his wife Executive Vice President Maria Costa Smith, and Executive Vice President Jose A. Costa go through some of the new plant arrivals in one of their company’s many greenhouses in South Miami-Dade. Costa Farms is a third-generation, family-owned group of companies headquartered in Miami. The company was founded in 1961 when Jose Costa Sr. purchased 30 acres south of Miami to grow fresh, vine-ripened tomatoes in the winter. PATRICK FARRELL pfarrell@miamiherald.com

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