Homegrown Organic Farms, Porterville, Calif., has created a new position, grower relations and operations manager for the San Joaquin Valley, and Seth Tillery will take on the position.

Homegrown added the position because it recognized the need to continue improving the support and communication to growers, according to a news release.

Tillery has been the sales category manager for citrus for the last seven years and has worked with many major accounts at Homegrown.

Craig Morris will take on Tillery’s old position as citrus category manager, according to the release.