All community members, ag industry members, growers, PCAs, CCAs, QALs, pilots, students and participants in ag tech and software industries are encouraged to attend this year’s Salinas Valley Ag Tech Summit. On March 18, in collaboration with the Hartnell College Agriculture Business and Technology Institute, the Monterey Bay Chapter of California Association of Pest Control Advisers (CAPCA) will conduct a day-long series of professional workshops concerning pest management.  

Chardae Heim

In today’s produce culture, it may seem and be proven that the pendulum is swinging more in the retailers favor than it is with keeping an equitable, harmonious playing field for both sellers and buyers of fresh/frozen commodities. That does not mean retailers, food service, wholesalers and other buyers have carte blanche to reject product that they or their in-house QC/QA team deem as “poor quality” or “not acceptable”.

Bryan Nickerson

Employers with 11 or more employees are required to post their 2019 OSHA Form 300A Summary of Work-Related Injuries and Illnesses from February 1 to April 30 of the year following the year covered by the summary. The 300A Summary or an equivalent must be completed even if there were no work-related injuries or illnesses recorded during the calendar year.  The summary must be displayed in a conspicuous location where notices to employees are customarily posted.

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