Currently, the U.S. House’s best shot for resolving DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) is a bill that includes an revised Ag Act, which would replace H-2A with the H-2C program.
As lawmakers continue to debate ag labor reform, farmers must deal with the growing reality of a dwindling workforce and crops going unharvested because of it.
It’s been a long time since significant immigration reform that will help American growers has passed Congress. The […]
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. […]