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2017 strategic plan blog

Strategic Plan: Ten Years of Protecting Public Health

The LGMA, now in its tenth year of operation, just completed a fourth re

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2017 Membership Deadline

If you are a handler of leafy green crops who is interested in becoming a member of the California Leafy Greens Marketing Agreem

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Flooding and Food Safety

Rain is Welcome... Although not anticipated, this winter has brought a lot of moisture to California.  For a state that has be

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2017: An Important Year for the LGMA

On July 23, 2007... For the first time in history, U.S. government officials visited a California leafy green

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Guest Blog from Deirdre Schlunegger

by Deirdre Schlunegger, CEO STOP Foodborne Illness.   LGMA Honored as a Food Safety Hero by STOP Food

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5 Things You Should Know About the FSMA Produce Rule

The LGMA has worked closely with the FDA since the advent of the Food Sa

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A Farewell to Congressman Sam Farr

Well Deserved Recognition It’s with a bit of sadness that we bid our friend Sam Farr a fond farewell as he

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Thank You Farmers

National Farmer's Day October 12 is National Farmer’s Day, but we think farmers should be celebrated every day.  Nowhere on earth is there a foo

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Annual Report shows more Citations can be a Good Thing

The 2015/16 LGMA Annual Report is now available for review.  It includ

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4 things to look forward to at the United Fresh Produce Show

The United Fresh Produce Show is right around the corner and the LGMA ha

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Training Thousands through LGMA Tech

Most people know that California is an agricultural powerhouse.  But what many people don’t fully understan

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2016 LGMA Member List

Since April marks the beginning of the California LGMA fiscal year, we wanted to take a moment to share the current list of 97 

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2016 Membership Deadline

If you are a handler of leafy green crops who is interested in becoming a member of the California Leafy Greens Marketing Agreem

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LGMA’s Top 5 List for 2015

It’s the time of year when many of us reflect on the what has been accomplished ​during the last ​twe

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Board Leadership Changes at the LGMA

The LGMA Advisory Board has undergone several changes recently. [caption id="attachment_1489" align=

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California Farmers Prepare for the Possibility of El Nino Floods

California farmers are preparing to deal with the po

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First Take on FDA’s Final Produce Rule

Today the final Produce Rule, part of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), has been issued by the U.S. Fo

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LGMA Launches Handwashing App

The California LGMA has just launched its first app, available on iTunes for iPhone and iPad, designed to help train field worke

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High School Math and Food Safety

After reviewing the California LGMA 2014/15 Annual Report issued last month and noting the continuing declin

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STOP Foodborne Illness’ Feature on Dan Sutton

STOP Foodborne Illness just published a great interview with California Leafy Greens Marketi