“With the Western Growers Board of Directors coming back to Washington, D.C., for more than a decade now, I am impressed by the depth of relationships that have been developed over the years with longtime representatives, and the level of intimacy that is present in many of our conversations,” remarked Albert Keck, president of Hadley Date Gardens and vice chairman of the Western Growers Board of Directors.

Cory Lunde

On May 22, 2019, Western Growers Science & Technology is hosting a Lunch & Learn webinar to discuss current drivers and future trends of international trade of produce. Featured speaker Miguel I. Gomez will review the implications for those managing/planning activities for produce companies in an increasingly globalized produce industry.

Webinar Details

The Global Reach of the U.S. Produce Industry

Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Pacific Time.

Sonia Salas

IRVINE, Calif. (May 13, 2019) – Western Growers is pleased to announce that Eric Trost has joined its Insurance Services team as Vice President of employee benefits. In this role, Trost will lead the expansion of Western Growers Insurance Services’ Employee Benefits capabilities, solutions and resources available to employers of all sizes. He will also support the growth and retention of the exclusive Western Growers Assurance Trust – a group health plan offered to members of the agricultural community.  

Chardae Heim


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