Trade Group Calls for California ‘Greenhouse Grown’ Amendment

VENTURA, Calif. — Certified Greenhouse Farmers, a trade group, has called upon the California Department of Food and Agriculture to amend a state law that defines “greenhouse-grown” tomatoes to make it clear exactly how the tomatoes are grown.

Certified Green House Farmers President Ed Beckman and two greenhouse tomato growers testified in support of an amendment at a recent hearing.

“This hearing was a vital step toward adopting a uniform standar

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