- Nov 3, 2016
How do we get a state proclamation?
Just listen to this segment on local NPR station KJZZ and learn how we are able to secure the Governor's attention for our leafy greens season. http://kjzz.org/content/390775/every-day-arizona-special-%E2%80%94-thanks-state%E2%80%99s-proclamations-office
Warm temperatures lead to earlier start of the
- Nov 1, 2016
Arizona Leafy Greens season begins in earnest
This week kicks off Arizona’s Leafy Greens harvest season, with most of the growers in the state literally beginning to reap the rewards of the warm weather, and in perfect alignment with the annual Arizona Leafy Greens Month celebration throughout November. “The warmer weather has definitely impacted the beginning of Arizona’s lettuce season,” said Arizona Leafy Greens Food Safety Committee Chairman Jerry Muldoon. Typically lettuce production transitions from Salinas, Calif.