General Produce contributed to a new Guinness world record for the largest fruit and vegetable donation.
The Sacramento, Calif.-based distributing company helped take part in the collection of 170,923.8 pounds of fresh produce donated to the Sacramento Food Bank and Family Services as part of the Farm-to-Fork event.
The event was organized by the Sacramento Convention and Visitors Bureau and showcases those who provide nutritional resources for the region.
The donations exceeded the event"s original goal of 25,000 pounds of produce.
According to a company"s news release, "General Produce was pleased to donate 2,000 pounds to the cause and deliver an additional 300 pounds of Premier Mushrooms."