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California LGMA names Tim York as new CEO

- General News
Tim York was named as the new CEO of the California Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement (LGMA) during today’s Board of Directors meeting.

Canadians distrust Salinas lettuce

- Analysis
LGMA seems to be saying that romaine safety cannot be guaranteed by current testing methods, which is not the kind of impression that the industry probably wants to leave.

California LGMA new website targets consumers, food professionals

- General News
The California Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement has launched a new website dedicated to everything you need to know about lettuce and leafy greens.

Data shows California lettuce growers complying with new water rules

- General News
Last year the Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement approved significant changes to improve the safety of water used in farming leafy greens.

LGMA survey details members’ traceability systems

- General News
A survey of LGMA member companies operating shows that producers are capable of quickly tracking product involved in an outbreak or recall.

LGMA releases ten things being done to make leafy greens safer this fall

- General News
In a year of unparalleled tragedies stemming from the pandemic to California wildfires, lettuce farmers in California and Arizona are taking action to prevent foodborne illness outbreaks.

California LGMA updates food safety practices

- General News
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.

LGMA forms Adjacent Lands Subcommittee to make Romaine safer

- General News
A special new subcommittee has been appointed by the California Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement to focus on how land adjacent to leafy greens farms may be contributing to foodborne illness outbreaks associated with romaine lettuce.

LGMA members to use FDA report to prevent future outbreaks

- General News
California leafy greens growers are pledging to incorporate findings from a report issued today by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration into its ongoing process to strengthen required food safety practices on farms.

LGMA hires compliance officer for food safety programs

- General News

Sacramento, CA, May 11, 2020 -The California Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement (LGMA) BB #:210653 announced today …