Pearson Realty

Jim Watson

Vice President, Farm Lands Department


Career Summary / Experience

  • 1993-Present — Pearson Realty, Fresno, CA.
  • 1982-1993 — Western Ranch Supply, Inc. Merced, CA., President and General Manager; Marketing veterinary and livestock health products throughout California, Oregon and Nevada
  • 1978-1993 — Nutrivet International Inc., Merced, CA., Director of Administrative Services; Marketing agricultural and pharmaceutical products to Japan and Australia
  • 1973-1981 — Walco International, Inc., Bakersfield, CA., Sales representative in Kern, Tulare and San Luis Obispo Counties; Marketing veterinary supplies to ranches, feedlots and dairies

Education

  • California Polytechnic, San Luis Obispo, CA
  • Bakersfield Junior College, Bakersfield, CA
  • Agricultural Business and Animal Science

Professional Affiliations & Accreditations

  • California Cattlemen's Association
  • National Cattlemen's Association
  • P.R.C.A. Gold Card Member Since 1962
  • Merced Elks Lodge #1240

Notable Clients / Transactions

  • Sold — Long Valley Ranch, 8,600 acres, San Lucas, CA
  • Sold — La Grange Farms, 2,200 acres, Snelling, CA
  • Sold — Redhead Ranch, 4,500 acres, San Ardo, CA
  • Sold — Vignola Ranch, 1,450 acres, Raymond, CA
  • Sold — Moore Ranch, 2,200 acres, Peidra, CA
  • Sold — Hopkins Ranch, 780 acres, Peidra, CA
  • Sold — Meyers Ranch, 1,100 acres, Le Grand, CA

Current Listings

Title Acreage Price Status
Double Bar Z Ranch 8,690 acs. $25,800,000 For Sale