IRVINE, Calif. (June 28, 2011) –Statement by Western Growers President and CEO Tom Nassif on Gov. Jerry Brown’s veto of Senate Bill 104, the “card check” bill:

“We commend the governor’s courageous veto today of Senate Bill 104. We are heartened that the governor has rededicated himself to this important principle, that the secret ballot must be the exclusive means of determining the true wishes of the workers. Gov. Brown has done the right thing and preserved the heart and soul of the Agricultural Labor Relations Act.”

Wendy Fink-Weber

IRVINE, Calif. (April 20, 2011)—Building on the success of last year’s first-ever professional salary and benefit survey for the fresh produce industry, Western Growers today announces the completion of a new and expanded survey. The Western Growers2011 Professional Salary & Benefit Survey will supply executives and human resource professionals with compensation information needed to make informed decisions about hiring and retaining executive-level, sales, office, logistics, field supervision and food safety employees within their organizations.

Wendy Fink-Weber

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