The California Department of Water Resources (DWR) recently announced the opening of the Sustainable Groundwater Management (SGM) Grant Program’s Proposition 68 Planning—Round 3 grant solicitation. This grant program offers $47.75 million in competitive grants, primarily funded by Proposition 68, which makes $46.25 million available for Groundwater Sustainability Agencies (GSA) or GSA representatives to develop Groundwater Sustainability Plans. The additional $1.5 million is funded by Proposition 1.

Gail Delihant

Nassif to be commemorated as 2019 Award of Honor recipient for two decades of unparalleled industry leadership

IRVINE, Calif. (September 10, 2019) – Tom Nassif, president and CEO of Western Growers since 2002, has been named the 2019 Award of Honor recipient for his innovative approach to addressing key issues confronting agriculture and unprecedented influence in shaping the fresh produce industry. The Award of Honor is Western Growers’ highest recognition of industry achievement. 

Stephanie Metzinger

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