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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

March 31, 2021
National Ag, Water Coalition Highlights Need for More Water Investments in Biden Infrastructure Proposal

IRVINE, Calif. (March 31, 2021) – Recognizing the constructive elements of conservation, efficienc … Read More

March 30, 2021
DOL Launches Ag Education Initiative

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has launched a nationwide education, outreach and enforcement ini … Read More

March 30, 2021
2021 COVID-19 Supplemental Paid Sick Leave FAQs Now Available

Under SB 95, employers with 25 or more employees will now be required to begin providing supplementa … Read More

March 30, 2021
COBRA Benefit Extensions and Premium Subsidy

Two recent governmental changes were recently announced that will affect the availability and admini … Read More

March 25, 2021
USDA Announces Pandemic Assistance for Producers

USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack announced yesterday that USDA is establishing new programs and efforts to … Read More

March 25, 2021
Learn How to Influence Change in WG Women’s Lobbying 101 Workshop

Have a virtual morning coffee with one of the largest and most influential government affairs teams … Read More