Legislation

House Farm Bill moving forward

The Specialty Crop Farm Bill Alliance (SCFBA) has released the following statement following the U.S. House Agriculture Committee’s passage of the f... more »

New NCAE webinar on DOL’s ‘Farmworker Protection’ rule

The National Council of Agricultural Employers (NCAE) has the next installment of its educational webinar series ready for you to view. The “Detangl... more »

IFPA gives a peek at Washington Conference

The International Fresh Produce Association (IFPA) is getting everything in order for its annual Washington Conference, taking place in the first week... more »

Dahlia 'LaBella Medio Fun Flame' by Beekenkamp

Editor’s Letter: Labor updates

Labor challenges continue in the industry. We wanted to find out how growers are currently holding up and what they are doing to combat the issues.  ... more »

Tackling ag labor AmericanHort article in June 2024 GPN

An update on ag labor progress and politics

As the agricultural industry deals with persistent labor challenges, there are two noteworthy updates to share about the latest progress in our nation... more »

New H-2A worker protections will start this year

The Department of Labor (DOL) issued a final rule on H-2A temporary worker protections that include allowing employees to invite labor and legal organ... more »