The Second Annual Forbes AgTech Summit will bring together over 500 of the brightest minds, from global agriculture and Silicon Valley, to help tackle the world’s most critical challenges in agriculture. The event will showcase the latest innovations for growers, investors and stakeholders, as well as foster lively debate and generate rich networking opportunities.

Stephanie Metzinger

The Western Growers Board of Directors has approved the appointments of three new members to join the 42 other sitting directors. The new Directors are:

Lorri Koster, Chairman/CEO, Mann Packing Company Inc., Salinas, CA

Tom Mulholland, Owner, Mulholland Citrus, Orange Cove, CA

Rob Yraceburu, President, Wonderful Orchards, Shafter, CA

Jeff Janas

Western Growers is proud to announce that former ambassador, presidential cabinet member and politician, Jim Nicholson, will be our 91st Annual Meeting PAC Lunch speaker being held at the Grand Hyatt in Kauai on Monday, November 7. Nicholson will make the end of an exciting presidential campaign season even more interesting as he provides attendees with his last-minute take on the eve of one of the most controversial elections in recent history.

Jeff Janas


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