IRVINE, Calif., (August 28, 2018) -- In response to the release of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) trade mitigation plan yesterday, Western Growers President & CEO Tom Nassif issued the following statement:
Companies from across the fresh produce supply chain can learn strategies to control and prevent Listeria monocytogenes (Lm) at newly-announced workshops to be held Sept. 11-12 in Fresno, California, and Sept. 13-14 in Monterey/Seaside, California.
IRVINE, Calif. (August 6, 2018) – Western Growers, representing farmers across Arizona, California and other Western states, has announced its opposition to the “Clean Energy for a Healthy Arizona” initiative.
IRVINE, Calif. (June 26, 2018) – Answering the call to help solve agriculture’s severe labor shortage, Western Growers and Radicle Growth today awarded Ganaz and GroGuru each with $250,000 in seed funding to advance their automation technology.
IRVINE, Calif., (May 24, 2018) – The U.S. Department of Agriculture today released a joint cabinet statement on modernizing the H-2A temporary agricultural visa program. In response, Western Growers' President and CEO Tom Nassif issued the following statement: