Hass Avocado Board Announces Move to New Online Nomination and Voting Process as Search Begins to Fill Ten Seats

March 1, 2023 Hass Avocado Board

The Hass Avocado Board (HAB) kicks off 2023 nominations today with an announcement of open seats and news of moving its process online. Between now and March 31, eligible Hass Avocado producers and importers can nominate themselves or others at for one of ten, three-year terms opening on the Board this November – six open seats for producers, four for importers.

NABC Adds New Government Affairs Director

The North American Blueberry Council (NABC) has selected Alyssa Houtby as its new government affairs director. In this newly created role, Houtby will lead the council’s advocacy efforts and will work closely with Monument Advocacy, NABC’s Washington, D.C.-based lobbying firm. 

Eastern Produce Council 2023 Leadership Class Selected

March 1, 2023 Eastern Produce Council

The Eastern Produce Council (EPC) is proud to announce the members of its 2023 Leadership Class. An unprecedented class of 26 up-and-coming produce professionals will benefit from a wide array of professional development opportunities related to the produce industry.