The Grower-Shipper Association of Central California gave Manassero the E.E. âGeneâ Harden Award for Lifetime Achievement in Central Coast Agriculture during its annual awards ceremony June 27 in Salinas.
| Courtesy of D'Arrigo Bros. Co.
Jim Manassero is an advisor to D'Arrigo Bros. Co.
âWe felt it was deserved,â said Jim Bogart, the associationâs president. âHeâs involved in so many things.â
Manassero worked for DâArrigo Bros. Co., Salinas, for 31 years where he had the position of vice president for 25 years and now serves as an advisor. He is also a past chairman of the Grower-Shipper Association and has served on a variety of agriculture-related committees.