With the Holiday Season in full swing, Arizona Governor Doug Ducey was presented with a basket of fresh Arizona grown produce this morning at his capitol office from AnnaMarie Knorr, Western Growers’ Arizona government affairs manager.   

Last week, the governor took time from his busy schedule to join some Western Growers’ Arizona directors and staff, as well as legislative staff, on a tour of Yuma agriculture.   

Jeff Janas

In the latest entry of Nassif Notes, Western Growers President & CEO Tom Nassif pens about his views on how the new administration will impact agriculture. Nassif details how “President-elect Trump is aligned with agriculture on many issues, including the need to rebalance the regulatory climate for American farmers, especially those in the West who have been subjected to the most aggressive federal dictates.”

Stephanie Metzinger

Western Growers’ President and CEO Tom Nassif issued a statement yesterday on Donald Trump being elected as the 45th president of the United States. 

Nassif congratulated President-elect Trump and Vice-president-elect Mike Pence on a “well-earned victory.” He also expressed optimism that the new president and his administration “will work together to pursue pragmatic solutions to key agricultural issues, including immigration reform, water supply, environmental regulations, international trade and the farm bill.”

Jeff Janas

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