The Proposed Farm Workforce Modernization Act - AgEconMT
In a 2018 USDA ERS report, my coauthors and I identified 4 indications that the U.S. farm labor supply is tightening: Increasing reports of farm labor shortages, rising agricultural wages, increased employment through the H-2A agricultural guest worker program, and decreasing supply of farm workers from rural Mexico. Recently proposed legislation may ease the currentRead More