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CRC Grower Meetings coming this Thursday

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Our annual grower meetings will be held this Thursday, January 24, in Colusa and Yuba City.

Please note there are some different aspects to this year’s locations. The first meeting will be held at the Colusa Casino Resort Community Center, with doors open at 8:00 a.m. and the meeting from 8:30 until 11:30 a.m. The afternoon meeting will be at Hillcrest at the Plaza Room, 210 Julie Drive, Yuba City with doors open at 12:30 p.m. and the meeting from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Information presented with be the same at each venue.

The meetings are an excellent way to receive the latest information on the major issues impacting our industry, including the farm bill, state issues, international promotions, ag overtime and water.

Your attendance is greatly encouraged. Don’t miss your chance at winning fabulous raffle prizes! Refreshments will be provided.

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