Date: Jun 03, 2014
The June 2014 Edition of WG&S Magazine Will Be Arriving Soon

The June 2014 edition of the WG&S Magazine is in the mail.  Here’s a preview of some of the stories you will see:  

President’s Notes

In Our Fields, a Post-Union Era

By President and CEO Tom Nassif


Cover Story


Jay Leno to Headline Award of Honor Dinner


Member Profile

AZ Member -- Everkrisp Vegetables Inc.

Tolleson, AZ

WG Member Since 1972

All Roads Lead Back to the Farm at Everkrisp


Feature Stories

Turning Water into Wine:

An “Unreasonable Use” of Water in California?

Pending Litigation Likely to Affect Scope of California Constitution’s Ban on Waste & Unreasonable Use of Water


Climate Change:  Scientists Grappling with Various Scenarios Moving Forward


Rainless in California: Year’s Final Snow Survey Comes up Dry


Ruben Navarrette:

Diversity and the ‘Uninvite’


Going Digital

Syngenta Survey Confirms that Growers are Technologically Savvy


Legislator Profile

Representative T.J. Shope, representing Arizona’s 8th District southwest of Phoenix, and other parts of Pinal County


Ag & the Law

Piece-Rate Consternation


Government Affairs

AZ Legislature Kept at Bay…But New Urban Dynamic Surfaces


Insurance Corner

USDA/Risk Management Agency Revises Strawberry Crop Insurance Program


Dear Jon

Identifying Full-Time Employees for Health Coverage


WG in the News

CPS to Hold Symposium

Disaster Insurance May be Prudent

Human Trafficking Legislation Debated



Fruit Growers Supply Company

 Tuff Boy Leasing and Equipment Sales

WG Staff Contact

Jeff Janas
Manager, Communications

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