Western Growers will honor Western Growers President and CEO Tom Nassif, whose passion for agriculture and remarkable leadership has elevated WG exponentially, with the 2019 Award of Honor during Western Growers 94th Annual Meeting in Maui, Hawaii.

Nassif’s impact and commitment to the Western Growers community will be recognized at the Award of Honor Dinner on November 12, 2019, at the Annual Meeting. To attend the ceremony, visit http://www.wgannualmeeting.com/.

Chardae Heim

In response to the repeated U.S. Salmonella outbreaks traced to papayas imported from Mexico, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) distributed a letter yesterday noting that “the recurring nature of these outbreaks is a clear indication that more must be done within all sectors of the papaya industry to protect its customers and to meet its legal obligations.”

Hank Giclas

IRVINE, Calif., (August 26, 2019) -- In response to news that the U.S. and Japan have agreed in principle to a trade deal involving American agricultural products, along with industrial tariffs and digital trade, Western Growers President and CEO Tom Nassif issued the following statement:

Cory Lunde

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