GSA Expands Farm Worker COVID-Prevention Training Program to Yuma

Replicating another of its Salinas Valley programs, the Grower Shipper Association of Central California (GSA) has established a COVID-19 training prevention program for food facility and farm employees in the Yuma in cooperation with the Regional Center for Border Health clinic.

MST Donation Enhances Expedited Testing Program for Farm Workers

The Grower Shipper Association of Central California (GSA) recently partnered with CVSC to provide expedited test results for farm workers allowing healthy employees to return to their families and jobs more quickly.

GSA: Take Care by Stocking Up on Immune-Boosting Fruits and Vegetables

What will help our body’s vital line of defense to an invading virus? A good diet, with lots of dark green, leafy vegetables and berries.

GSA Statement on FDA & CDC Announcement: Outbreak Investigation of Illnesses Caused by E. coli O157:H7 and Associated with Salinas Grown Romaine Products

It is unacceptable for any consumer to suffer with this illness. While many have worked hard to make needed food safety improvements, it is starkly obvious that we must do more.

H-2A Visa Program – What Is It and Why It Is Needed

Recently the Trump Administration announced new revisions to the H-2A guest worker visa program. Through this announcement and corresponding media reports, it is clear there is some confusion about the H-2A program – what it is, why it is needed, what are the legal requirements and how participating guest workers are treated and protected.