Are you a current H-2A program participant or looking to hire temporary agricultural workers through the H-2A program? Mark your calendars for a free H-2A workshop Wednesday March 13, 2019, at the Coachella Water District Auditorium. Representatives from the United States Department of Labor, Wage and Hour Division, State of California Employment Development Division, State of California Housing and Community Development, and others will share information including an overview of the program, the recruitment process, the program application processes and common compliance issues.

Jason Resnick

Rejections at destination are inevitable, and the issues surrounding them are never pleasant. So you need to be prepared to take the emotion out of the situation, have your product moved in a timely manner and have it sold for the account of whom it may concern to maximize the return and protect your rights for filing a future claim with complete documentation.

Bryan Nickerson

Bryan Nickerson, Manager of the Trade Practices and Commodity Services Department at Western Growers, is among the recent graduates of the California Agricultural Leadership Program (CALP). After committing 17 months, Nickerson, as well as the other 22 graduates, have successfully completed the program making them the 48TH class.

Over the past 40 years, CALP has been making a difference in the ag industry. This program is a premier leadership development program that provides extensive seminars designed to equip leaders with new skills and strategic ideas.

Chardae Heim

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