Thursday Aug 21
Jack Link's Names New Sales Leader
Global meat snacks manufacturer Jack Link's Beef Jerky has named Tony Dunning as executive vice president of customer development.
The Washington Post
California Farms Rush to Sink Wells as Record Drought Escalates
Rod Cardella, a Mendota, California, grower of wine grapes, onions and almonds, had to wait a year to have a fourth water well dug on his property as the record drought gripping the most populous U.S. state increased demand for groundwater.
5th Annual Valley's Got Talent Set for Gallo Center, 8/29-30
Valley's Got Talent, the popular community talent contest that debuted in 2010 as a fundraiser benefiting the non-profit Gallo Center for the Arts, and serves as showcase for a wide array of talent from throughout the region, returns to the performing arts venue for its fifth anniversary edition on Friday and Saturday, August 29-30.
The Drinks Business
Booze billionaires top US rich list
A wealth of family dynasties have made a fortune in the drinks industry, according to a new Forbes report on America's richest families.