From the Farm

A Guide to Romaine Lettuce Production

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) continues to investigate the current outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 a

LGMA Seeks New Technical Director

For the last decade, Mike Villaneva has done an outstanding job for the leafy greens industry as the Californi

Dr. Oz Shows Viewers How the Lettuce Industry is Keeping Salad Safe

On Monday, September 24, over 1 million Dr. Oz viewers

Task Force Focus: Making Leafy Greens Even Safer

Although the recent multi-state E. coli outbreak associated with romaine lettuce from the Yu

Where is Your Romaine from Anyway?

The California LGMA ­has received several questions about where leafy greens are grown in California. It can

FAQs on the E. coli Investigation

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control continues to advise consumers to avoid eating romaine lettuce grown in th

2018 Membership Deadline

If you are a handler of leafy green crops and are interested in becoming a member of the California Leafy Greens Marketing Agree

Where leafy greens grow in the winter

Soon after the California leafy greens community established the first food safety program of its kind in the

California Ag Secretary Honored with Golden Checkmark Award

It’s not often that a group of farmers comes to the government asking

Working with FDA to build a Virtual Farm Tour

Last week The LGMA and one of our members, Braga Fresh Family Farms, had the unique opportun

New LGMA Training Program Empowers Employees

This May we are excited to officially launch the California LGMA comprehensive food safety

Congressman Panetta views California farm food safety program

The California LGMA was thrilled to welcome newly elec

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

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

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

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

Annual Report shows more Citations can be a Good Thing

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