Last Friday, the California Air Resources Board (CARB) approved the State Implementation Plan Credit from Mobile Agricultural Equipment regulation (View CARB staff’s presentation). This regulation simply provides a mechanism that ensures that the incentive-funded mobile agricultural equipment projects...
The deadline for comments on two FDA proposed rules pertaining to the Food Safety Modernization Act is quickly approaching. Western Growers has made summaries and information available to better navigate and understand both rules. Additionally, this coming Thursday, WG is providing a Lunch and Learn Webinar and for interested parties.
Children at the Neighborhood House Association’s (NHA) New Life Head Start child development center in San Diego planted fall vegetables and learned the concept of the fall harvest in their own school garden thanks to a grant from the Western Growers Foundation (WGF).
The Workers Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau (WCIRB) announced today that it is recommending an overall 9.6% rate increase for workers compensation rates in California for the 2014 year. The WCIRB is a neutral governmental entity that reviews loss information from all of the workers’ compensation companies in California and then recommends the rates for workers’ compensation insurance to the state insurance commissioner.