New farm labor rules coming

Cline, Harry
March 2010
Southwest Farm Press;3/11/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 8, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports that the U.S. Department of Labor is changing the H-2A farm program which will be effective on March 15, 2010. Tom Nassif of Western Growers Association states that farmers are dealing with regulations that are costly and ignore realities of farming. U.S. Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis notes that different forms of worker violations will be detected and remedied by the rulemaking.


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