IRVINE (April 2, 2010) - A package of bills has been introduced in the California State Assembly and Senate aimed at creating jobs and easing the onerous financial burden of regulatory compliance on businesses. Several of these would alleviate burdens on farming companies and increase the ability of farmers to hire more workers and better compete with farm producers in other states and countries where regulations are fewer and less costly.

Wendy Fink-Weber

BASF Corp. sponsors a series of six half-day workshops for industry professionals to kick off March 25

IRVINE (March 19, 2010) - Western Growers and the Traceability Institute have announced the dates for a series of seven half-day workshops that highlight the opportunities for a return on investment and focus on the business drivers and compliance challenges associated with produce traceability.

Wendy Fink-Weber

Western Growers Looks Forward to Additional NAS Findings

IRVINE (March 19, 2010) - Western Growers President and CEO Tom Nassif issued the following statement today regarding the National Academy of Science’s (NAS) release of its first report on the Endangered Species Act-based restrictions on water pumping operations in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta:

Wendy Fink-Weber

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