Vista Santa Rosa Inc., cited for failing to provide 1,374 seasonal farmworkers in California with final paychecks in timely manner.
Supervisor training and better communication can help ensure fair treatment of laborers.
Decision in Washington impacts $10 billion agricultural industry and more than 100,000 fieldworkers in the state.
Start planning for a world where there won’t be just a shortage of laborers who helped make America’s tree fruit industry remarkable – there will be virtually zero.
California Association of Winegrape Growers Foundation awards $30,000 in student scholarships.
Just ask any grower who has placed a help wanted ad.
Extensive labor standards, on-the-job training, and strong work ethic create upward mobility.