The Ag Worker Act must make it past the Judiciary Committee to have a chance of making it to the House floor.
A running theme from agricultural-friendly politicians speaking at the United Fresh Produce Association’s Washington Conference was the need for a bipartisan approach to agriculture and immigration.
Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R VA) is re-introducing a bill that aims to replace H-2A. Here are some of the ways it will differ from the current program.
You not only need access to a stable workforce, government workers need an education on the importance of agriculture.
The presidential election was a game-changer for the prospect of immigration reform and a solution for agricultural employers. […]