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Starting January 24, 2023, UCCE Santa Clara; ALBA-Agriculture Land-Based Training Association and CDFA Specialty Crop Block Grant will be hosting an Organic Agriculture Seminar Series every Tuesday from 12-1 p.m. PST until March 21, 2023. Each workshop will include a 30-minute presentation followed by questions and general discussion on the day’s topic. Recordings of the 30-minute presentation will be made available after the event, but the questions and discussion will only be available in the live Zoom event.

Kara Timmins

Western Growers is joining forces with the Center for Produce Safety, Produce Marketing Association and United Fresh Association to present the CPS Research 2018: Putting Research Into Practice Webinar on November 15 at 1:00 pm ET.

Western Growers hosted a webinar on July 2nd to discuss research findings and trends presented at the 2018 CPS Research Symposium in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Sonia Salas

January 1, 2018, rang in a host of new California employment laws. Whether you own and operate a company in California or you just do business here, you need to be aware of these new laws. Western Growers will be hosting a webinar on February 7 to help members get in compliance with the new California labor and employment laws. 

This webinar will cover:

Jason Resnick

Pinnacle Claims Management, Inc. (PCMI) is hosting a webinar on Thursday, September 28, 2017, to cover upcoming changes to Affordable Care Act (ACA) reporting requirements, as well as provide an overview of the Pinnacle ACA Dashboard.

Resident Affordable Care Act expert and PCMI Compliance Counsel, Jon Alexander, will guide you through the 2017 updates to the tangled web of Affordable Care Act regulations, mandates, and reporting requirements.

When you attend, you'll learn about:

•       Affordable Care Act Updates

On July 1, 2017, Arizona’s new Paid Sick Time law goes into effect. To help members prepare and comply with the new rules, Western Growers will be conducting a live webinar on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, at 10:00 a.m.

The webinar will highlight topics including the following:

  • Minimum paid sick time benefits and alternatives
  • Qualifying events
  • Accessing benefits
  • Reporting and recordkeeping
  • Penalties for noncompliance
  • Sample sick leave policy

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Arizona's New Paid Sick Time Law Webinar

Jeff Janas

On May 25, Western Growers will host a webinar to guide members on how to resolve common compliance challenges surrounding Form I-9.

Form I-9, which is used for verifying the identity and employment authorization of individuals hired for employment in the United States, is simple, but compliance is not easy. Fines for Form I-9 errors can be high – up to $2,156 per form, for a first offense.  Those fines can quickly run up to tens, or even hundreds, of thousands of dollars. 

Stephanie Metzinger

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