Date: Apr 10, 2014
Register Now for Future Harvest Safety Classes

AgSafe, an agriculture-based safety organization, has developed a food safety training course for produce harvesting. This class will be helpful to everyone in the produce business especially those involved in harvesting specialty crops.  It will give supervisors, foremen, crew leads and field workers basic knowledge regarding sanitation and hygiene principles that are often noted in food safety audits.  The sessions are open to anyone interested in attending and will be held on the following dates at these locations:

April 29th             Imperial, CA

June 17th              Bakersfield, CA

July 1st                 Huron, CA

July 9th                 Firebaugh, CA

Sessions last 4 hours and will be conducted in both English and Spanish.  The cost is only $25 per person or $20 per person for groups of 5 or more.  For more information, contact AgSafe at (209) 526-4400 or

This training is funded by the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) Specialty Crop Grant Program.

WG Staff Contact

Greg Nelson
Vice President, WGIS Sales

Start Growing Today

Farming has never been more challenging, which is why Western Growers invests in fully committed advocates – your advocates – in Sacramento, Phoenix, and Washington, D.C.  Only Western Growers offers members so many business services, supported by more than 400 dedicated employees.