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:

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Western Growers new Center for Innovation and Technology is expected to open later this month in Salinas, California.  As part of that initiative, we are launching a comprehensive “innovation” program to help find and accelerate the availability of technologies and services that will help members deal with the pressing problems of producing more high quality safe fresh produce in an era of scarce resources and intense regulatory and marketplace pressure. We are currently recruiting companies to locate in the Center for direct interaction with the industry and will be featuring several of th

Jeff Janas

Have you booked your room for Western Growers 90th Annual Meeting yet?  Don’t miss out on your chance to stay at one of Southern California’s most luxurious resorts, The Grand Del Mar. Rooms are going fast. Based on availability, if you have missed your chance, don’t fret! Western Growers has an overflow room block available just a few miles away at the San Diego Marriott Del Mar.


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