The Western Growers Association says recent comments by Attorney General Jeff Sessions indicate the Justice Department will focus on deporting felons, not farm workers.
Recent government raids targeting undocumented immigrants in the U.S. are causing distress through the agriculture labor sector.
Everett Griner talks about strawberries being labor intensive and different to grow in today’s Agri View.
Everett Griner talks about how the new overtime law may hurt, not help, producers in today’s Agri View.
Everett Griner talks about producers need a working labor program in today’s Agri View.
Everett Griner talks about the farm labor shortage issue and offers a possible solution in today’s Agri View.
For farmers and ranchers, immigration reform must balance agriculture’s need for a dependable supply of agricultural labor with enhanced security at our nation’s border. A new video produced by the American Farm Bureau Federation highlights those issues, but with political debate ramping up and no practical solutions on the horizon, farmers say important areas of U.S. food production are at …