Today, the Senate passed S. 744, with the agricultural agreement between the AWC and UFW intact. The final vote was 68 to 32. After passage of the legislation, Western Growers CEO and President Tom Nassif issued a congratulatory statement.
Unfortunately, there are times where your buyer will remit less than the original invoice amount by taking an unauthorized deduction from your invoice. In today’s installment of the “Tommy O” blog, WG’s Director of Commodity Services Tom Oliveri discusses strategies to follow in this situation.
On June 25, 2013, it was witnessed that CHP established a compliance check point in Salinas (near Abbott and Merrill) assisting California Air Resources Board (CARB) enforcement officers inspecting carriers for compliance of CARB regulations.