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January 20, 2023

Assistance Resources for Farmers Impacted by Recent Flooding

After weeks of heavy rainfall, growers are faced with an array of challenges associated with floodwater. Relief opportunities and support are available on a state and federal level to help navigate these difficulties. This information is current as of March 22, 2023 and will be updated by Western Growers as more resources become available. Crop … Read More

December 27, 2017
20 Schools Receive New School Gardens through Western Growers Grant

K-12 schools in California and Arizona receive $1,500 to support new garden IRVINE, Calif. (December … Read More

December 26, 2017
IRS Extends Time to Furnish Tax Year 2017 Forms 1095-B and 1095-C

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) provided bit of holiday cheer last Friday in the form of an exten … Read More

December 21, 2017
Business as Usual Following Mandatory ELD for Carriers Rollout

On Monday December 18, 2017, the mandatory Electronic Logging Device (ELD) regulation for carriers w … Read More

December 21, 2017
Implications of New Tax Bill on Agriculture

As you are well aware, the House and Senate have passed a tax bill that dramatically changes tax rat … Read More

December 21, 2017
2018 H-2A Wage Rates Announced; Become Effective January 4, 2018

Today, December 21, 2017, the Employment and Training Administration (ETA) of the Department of Labo … Read More

December 21, 2017
Gov. Brown Signs Bill Addressing Transgender Rights in the Workplace into Law

SB 396, signed into law by California Governor Jerry Brown, requires all California employers to pos … Read More