It’s the final few days to sign up for the Western Growers 2021 Annual Meeting, as the deadline to register for the event at the Fairmont Grand Del Mar in San Diego is Nov. 1.

The Annual Meeting will be held from Nov. 7 -10, and there are numerous can’t-be-missed educational opportunities and social events.

Keynote speakers include entrepreneur Magatte Wade; columnist, author and lawyer Gordon Chang and economic liberty, private property rights and free speech litigator Timothy Sandefur.

Ann Donahue

The Organic Grower Summit 2021, which is sponsored by Western Growers, recently announced that it will feature an educational session that will explore the relationship between Mexico and the United States and how they can support each other’s future organic growth. The “Growing and Selling in the Mexican Organic Market" Educational Session will be held on Thursday, December 2.

Other sessions and workshops include the following:

Stephanie Metzinger

Employers are required to pay all nonexempt employees in compliance with state, federal and local wage and hour laws. This section provides an overview of applicable state, federal and local laws governing the payment of wages and overtime pay.

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