Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16 Page 17 Page 18 Page 19 Page 20 Page 21 Page 22 Page 23 Page 24 Page 25 Page 26 Page 27 Page 28 Page 29 Page 30 Page 31 Page 32 Page 33 Page 34 Page 35 Page 36 Page 37 Page 38 Page 39 Page 40 Page 41 Page 42 Page 43 Page 44 California League of Food Processors 17 do that by easing the unnecessary regulations that make it difficult for businesses to operate in California. For example, to provide the food needed to feed this state and country, we need a consistent, reliable water source. Despite the fact that our state’s reservoirs are being filled to near capacity, communities to the south, including those in the region I represent, will not receive the water they need. Our state needs to begin building the water infrastructure voters approved so we can provide water to all areas of this state. Senate Republicans have proposed legislation that will get these projects moving forward by streamlining duplicative environmental red tape. DO YOU HAVE ANY OTHER COMMENTS YOU WOULD LIKE TO MAKE ABOUT THE IMPORTANCE OF CLFP AND OTHER ORGANIZATIONS ABOUT BUILDING RELATIONSHIPS WITH LEGISLATORS (THE THEME OF THIS ISSUE OF NEWS & VIEWS)? Know your issues, your audience and your goals. Be able to articulate what you’d like to see accomplished. And remem- ber that you can’t win‘em all, but it’s important to be part of the conversation. Know your issues, your audience and your goals. We’re with you, right down the line.™ Promote superior hygiene from filling to closing to sterilization Achieve consistent product safety & quality Maintain package integrity Maximize uptime with 24/7 parts & service Custom engineered solutions available Talk to our filling, closing and sterilization experts about everything from soup to nuts. | SAFETY, QUALITY & SAVINGS. NowYouCAN. Ad_Madera_HALFPG_7.375x4.6875_050316.indd 1 5/3/16 4:39 PM P.O. Box 1119 Stockton, CA 95201 (209) 943-8400 (209) 946-1753 FAX FACILITY DESIGN EQUIPMENT LAYOUT FEASIBILITY STUDIES MARKETING SERVICES LONG RANGE PLANNING PROJECT & CONST. MGT.