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

Cline, Harry
March 2010
Western Farm Press;3/6/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 7, p10
Trade Publication
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.


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