TITLE

New H-2A rules make farm labor program more onerous

AUTHOR(S)
Cline, Harry
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Western Farm Press;3/6/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 7, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the difficulty of U.S. farmers in recruiting foreign workers due to the adjustment of the H-2A program by the Department of Labor. Tom Nassif of Western Growers Association states that farmers are burdened with cumbersome regulations. Labor Secretary Hilda L. Solis notes that fair pay for hard workers are brought by the rule changes.
ACCESSION #
48897242

 

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