Based upon underlying values of
quality, service and responsibility, Liberty Vegetable
Oil Company was founded in 1948 by Isaac D. Sinaiko.
Remaining true to those values for over 50 years, LVO
remains family owned, managed and dedicated to the
development of creative ideas and methods to meet
the needs of its customers and suppliers alike.
operations as a small expeller mill producing linseed oil
and meal from California grown flaxseed, soybeans were
added in the 1950's.
During the later half of the 1960's,
Irwin S. Field, the current chairman, refocused the
company's long-term objectives toward the development and
marketing of tree nut oils and other specialty
Crushing and refining capacity was
expanded during the 1970's to accommodate custom
processing which today is a significant part of the
Current operations located on four
acres of land include expeller processing and oil
refining, including bleaching, winterizing and
By combining the capability of its
physical facilities with an experienced and capable staff
Liberty Vegetable Oil is the world's premier producer
and refiner of tree nut oils and other specialty