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The USDA announced a joint agreement with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation to increase employment opportunities in the agricultural sector for... more »
Employers must often keep up with a variety of required government posters at their orchards, farms or other places of business, which can be daunting... more »
The Washington Department of Labor & Industries recently released guidance on how to pay workers for rest periods. Wafla, a Washington s... more »
This year, California farmers planted fewer acres and let go of hundreds of farm workers. But despite the downsizing, labor shortages are being report... more »
If there’s an emergency at your agritourism operation, do you have a plan in place to deal with it? Eric Barrett, an Ohio State University Extens... more »
The Washington Supreme Court has ruled that piece-rate workers must be paid separately for their rest breaks, a decision that will have a significant ... more »
Natalia Gamarra joined Produce Marketing Association (PMA) on Aug. 3 as the new global business development manager. Gamarra holds eight years of... more »