Michigan grows labor program

By |May 6th, 2016|

GLALS is modeled on WAFLA to bring more seasonal workers to the Great Lakes region.

H-2A housing changes

By |May 5th, 2016|

New regulations are causing delays for incoming workers.

Homes away from home

By |May 5th, 2016|

Growers bringing in H-2A and other workers are turning to new facilities for housing needs.

Avoiding H-2A headaches

By |May 4th, 2016|

Guest worker program offers benefits, but growers need to be vigilant about documentation.

On-site health care

By |May 1st, 2016|

Companies find keeping workers healthy can help control costs.

Better ways to spray

By |May 1st, 2016|

Five tips from sprayer training workshop can help limit your pesticide drift.

A spray-plus education (Video)

By |April 29th, 2016|

Farm worker teaching team leads the nation in preparing workers for safe use of pesticides.

How to attract workers

By |April 4th, 2016|

Workers go where they can make the most money.

Modern orchards and technology can potentially reduce production costs

By |April 4th, 2016|

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The cost of producing apples has been rising faster than expected, largely because of increasing labor costs, but costs can

Keeping limbs in line with mechanical pruning – (video)

By |April 1st, 2016|

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While not exactly new anywhere, mechanical hedging is seeing a youthful surge on both sides of the U.S. as a

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