The California Department of Food and Agriculture’s Office of Farm to Fork has opened the application for the 2021 Farm to School Incubator Grant Program. This program involves two funding tracks, awarding competitive grants to support innovative local and regional farm to school projects in nutrition education, sustainable food production and procurement. The deadline to submit the application is 5 p.m. PT on February 16, 2021.

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The latest issue of Western Grower & Shipper Magazine is now available both online and in print. With a new look and feel, the magazine gives readers an inside look of the various faces of Western Growers. Learn more about Chairman of the Board Ryan Talley, Class 6 of the Future Volunteer Leaders and more. Click here to access the digital version of this magazine.

Some highlights include:

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Western Growers University provides tools to help business owners maintain excellence across both administrative and human resource management. Whether you are a Western Growers member or non-member, we encourage you to explore our customized educational offerings to catapult your business to the next level.

Registration is now open for a VARIETY of courses in both English and Spanish and which are offered in the following formats:

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