In light of the strengthening El Niño weather pattern, Western Growers delivered a letter to Governor Brown last week calling on his Administration to “capture as much precipitation as our infrastructure will allow.” The letter reinforces the fact that we cannot afford to let a drop of wasted water flow out to sea this wet season and encourages the Brown Administration to develop a plan in partnership with the federal government to “establish El Nino protocols for the Delta pumping plants that result in the state and federal pumps being operated at their designed maximum capacit

Cory Lunde

If you haven’t already heard, GMOs are causing quite a stir. One issue in particular -- labeling -- has the potential to affect the fresh produce industry. Mandatory labeling efforts have sprung up in many states and the issue is being debated in the halls of Congress. Both consumers and retailers are focused on and are interested in the topic. What better time for a workshop that addresses this touchy issue?   

Jeff Janas

Fox Business Network anchor Stuart Varney is bringing his views on America’s economy to Western Growers’ 90th Annual Meeting. Varney will headline this year’s PAC Lunch on Monday, November 9 which promises to be an entertaining and informative luncheon.

Never seen Varney in action?  Check out this recent video clip:

Jeff Janas

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