California Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement Announces Tim York as New CEO

Tim York was named as the new Chief Executive Officer of the California Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement (LGMA) during today’s Board of Directors meeting. York will replace Scott Horsfall who is retiring in early 2021.

California Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement Launches New Website for Registered Dietitians and Influencers

The California Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement (LGMA) has launched a new website dedicated to everything you need to know about lettuce and leafy greens. This new website at LettuceInfo.org is an evidence-based resource created specifically for registered dietitians, influencers, professional food writers and consumers.

LGMA: Data Shows Lettuce Farmers are Complying with New Water Requirements

Last year the Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement approved significant changes to improve the safety of water used in farming leafy greens. These updates are now in place throughout the California leafy greens industry and represent a further strengthening of what were already the most stringent measures required of any produce commodity.

LGMA Statement in Response to FDA Proposed Traceability Rule

A survey of member companies operating under the California Leafy Greens shows that producers are capable of quickly tracking product involved in an outbreak or recall.

California Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement Takes Action to Update Food Safety Practices

The California Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement Board voted last week to accept several updates to required food safety practices for the farming of leafy greens.