Join HeavyConnect this Thursday to hear about its agtech product line as well as view a live demonstration of the company’s limited COVID-19 module (which is free for Western Growers’ members). During this “Innovating in Challenging Times” webinar, HeavyConnect’s CEO, Patrick Zelaya, and COO, Abby Sherburne, will engage in a lively discussion with Western Growers Center for Innovation & Technology (WGCIT) Director Dennis Donohue and share how their agtech startup has continued innovating through the current challenging times.

Chardae Heim

Western Growers and industry allies have filed an amicus curiae (friend of the court) brief with the California Court of Appeal for the Fourth Appellate District.

In Jaime Zepeda Labor Contracting, Inc., et al. v. Division of Labor Standards Enforcement, the Court of Appeal will rule on two issues very important to the agricultural industry:  

Jason Resnick

Empower yourself to use social media as a tool for industry advocacy. Building on our first virtual social media class where we learned about the seven archetypes of social media, WG Women is offering participants an in-depth look at effective social media tactics. The training will be provided by digital-first communications experts from Unearth.

Cory Lunde

Agri-Pulse’s first annual food and ag policy summit kicks off tomorrow, September 9th. Registration is free for all WG members ($149 value).

The day will feature thought-provoking discussions on sustainability, food waste, alternative protein and more, with top leaders in the food and agriculture industries. With an all-star lineup of speakers, you won't want to miss this first annual event.

Cory Lunde


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