Labor

AgHelp streamlines labor recruiting, job availability

Where do specialty crop operations find their next workforce?

And, how does that workforce find them?

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GLEXPO_Keynote

Great Lakes EXPO speakers to cover labor environment

At this year’s Great Lakes Fruit, Vegetable & Farm Market EXPO, several sessions will focus on the agri-labor market.

GFVGA hosts Agricultural Labor Relations Forum

Legislation and labor were the focus at the 2018 Georgia Agricultural Labor Relations Forum. The Georgia Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association ho... more »

AgHelp makes final four in Ag Innovation Challenge

The American Farm Bureau Federation, in partnership with Farm Credit, has announced Michigan-based AgHelp Corp. of Belding, Michigan has been chose... more »

NCAE pushes congressional action on ag wages

The National Council of Agricultural Employers (NCAE) today called on Congressional leadership to support legislative language addressing a serious co... more »

Colorado plans Produce Labor Conference for Dec. 5

The Colorado Fruit & Vegetable Growers Association (CFVGA) is holding its first-ever Produce Labor Conference, Dec. 5, at the Arapahoe County Fai... more »

AgHelp streamlines labor recruiting, job availability

Where do specialty crop operations find their next workforce? And, how does that workforce find them? Feliciano Paredes envisioned a mobile platfor... more »

AgHelp Corp semifinalist in ag’s ‘Shark Tank’

Michigan start-up AgHelp is a national semifinalist in the American Farm Bureau Federation’s (AFBF), 2019 Farm Bureau Ag Innovation Challenge. Spo... more »

NASS report details latest ag labor hiring, pay rates

Released Nov. 15, 2018, by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), Agricultural Statistics Board, United States Department of Agricultu... more »

Ethical Charter on Responsible Labor Practices webinar offered

The Produce Marketing Association (PMA) and United Fresh Produce Association launched the Ethical Charter on Responsible Labor Practices in July of 20... more »

Ag labor employers back H-2A advertising rule change

Michael Marsh, President and CEO, National Council of Agricultural Employers, issued a statement supporting a recent announcement from the Department ... more »

H-2A revisions outlined by DOL in 60-day notice

The Department of Labor published a 60-day notice in the Federal Register announcing its intent to revise application forms, instructions, and other... more »


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