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Risk Management Summit for Agriculture and Cannabis

March 13, 2020
Corral de Tierra Country Club

81 Corral de Tierra Road
Corral de Tierra, California 93908

Rebecca Stephens will be presenting the topic "A Closer Look at Ag/Cannabis Employment Issues Surfacing in 2020" at Newfront Insurance's Risk Management Summit for Agriculture & Cannabis.

Join us for a free, all-day event where industry experts from Cal-OSHA, AgSafe, CA ALRB, and leading law firms will present a variety of engaging programs for you & your supervisors/relevant personnel.

Click here for more information.

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