November 13, 2023 - November 15, 2023

Join us at the Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa for the 2023 Western Growers Annual Meeting

Don’t miss Western Growers’ most popular annual event.

Western Growers is proud to bring together the key decision-makers among America’s premier growers, shippers and processors, including suppliers and fresh produce-industry allies, for Western Growers’ 97th Annual Meeting on Nov. 12-15, 2023.

Surrounded by the beauty of Hawaii at the Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa, attendees will enjoy valuable networking, exceptional speakers and compelling presentations.

This year will bring an encore round of the popular AgSharks Competition, a Western Growers trademark event that supports startups creating modern solutions for agriculture.

Additionally, you will enjoy the headline guests and entertainment, including:

  • PAC Luncheon speaker, Michael Shellenberger, leading investigative journalist and Founder and President of Environmental Progress
  • Kick-Off Keynote, Temple Grandin PhD, an American academic and animal behaviorist. She is a champion of autism rights, the humane treatment of livestock, and inclusive neurodiversity, employing her gifted insights from her personal experience with autism and visual thinking. She will share wisdom into how different ways of thinking can help solve problems that your industry may face.
  • Award of Honor Dinner Gala Entertainment, Comedian Tom Papa, one of the top comedic voices in the country. Tom will perform during the entertainment portion of this year’s Award of Honor Dinner Gala honoring D’Arrigo Bros. Co. of California CEO/President and Chairman of the Board John D’Arrigo. The Award of Honor is Western Growers’ highest recognition of achievement and is given to individuals who have contributed extensively to the agricultural community.

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Do not delay in registering for this marquee industry event.

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