Labor

Forty Under 40 Perspectives: Leveraging marketing for powerful recruiting

Living in a post-pandemic world, we know the power and importance of attracting quality personnel to build loyalty and legacy and grow business. We ar... more »

New labor-saving robot for indoor and outdoor operations

Philadelphia-based Burro, an autonomous mobility company providing solutions for the agriculture industry, announced that it has launched a new produc... more »

NCAE asks DOL to change system for H-2A wages

The National Council of Agricultural Employers (NCAE) is petitioning Acting Department of Labor Secretary Julie Su to amend the regulatory methodology... more »

AmericanHort releases 2023 State of the Industry white paper

AmericanHort has released its 2023 State of the Industry White Paper, which addresses key issues that may impact the green industry in 2024. The Am... more »

USDA launches FLSP Program

As of Dec. 19, 2024, the USDA has extended the deadline for the Farm Labor Stabilization and Protection Pilot Program (FLSP). Applications must be sub... more »

USDA releases stats, hired workers down and wage rates up

The USDA reported that there were 776,000 workers hired directly by farm operators on the nation's farms and ranches during the week of Oct. 8-14, 202... more »