Western Growers (WG) is committed to supporting the ongoing improvement and maintenance of leafy green guidance documents utilized by the Marketing Agreements in California and Arizona. As result, WG has established this “community” site
WG has established this “community” site to facilitate online discussions and enable a routine schedule and method for continued input from broad interests committed to improving and enhancing the preventive measures in the leafy greens guidance documents.
Any proposed language changes, suggestions and comments will be accepted by email or fax. A word version of the sections under discussion will be sent to members of our distribution list. Anybody can be added or removed from our distribution list by contacting Sonia Salas at firstname.lastname@example.org
WG is gathering proposed changes related to 7 of the 15 issues included in the leafy green guidance document during a comment period. This comment period opened March 20, 2015 and will close April 24, 2015. Comments may be submitted by email at email@example.com, by fax at 949-809-6251 or online.
On August 20, 2014, Western Growers hosted a webinar to get feedback on 20 proposed revisions to the leafy green guidelines submitted through this process. This webinar was originally scheduled on June 30, 2014 but postponed for logistical issues.
Four different parties submitted proposed revisions that will be reviewed/discussed by the Arizona Leafy Greens Technical Subcommittee & California LGMA Technical Committee by the end of September and early in October 2014.