L.A. Times: Trump promised a ‘big beautiful door’ in his border wall. California farmers are ready and waiting

By |May 25th, 2017|

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From the Los Angeles Times:
More than 11,000 foreign guest workers like Betancourt were approved last year to harvest the lettuce,

Make the most of your mulch – Video

By |May 17th, 2017|

Pruning wood and mowing weeds can provide extra food for soil organisms that help keep trees healthy.

Tart cherries growers shake it up in the Northwest – Video

By |May 17th, 2017|

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Under the canopy, a mechanical claw reaches out to grasp the trunk, clamps and shakes violently, sending a cascade of

H-2A expands despite costs

By |May 11th, 2017|

Even with political questions, legal risks and high costs, growers across the U.S. continue to hire foreign guest workers.

Modernizing the nursery with machines

By |May 11th, 2017|

Improvements in machines bring increased adaptation.

Growers, supervisors look to ease immigration concerns

By |May 7th, 2017|

Trying to calm fears among workers.

Prepare new leaders for success

By |May 7th, 2017|

For best results, coach new crew bosses the ways of management.

EPA tightens workplace rules

By |May 2nd, 2017|

Agency introduces substantial updates to protection standards.

10 tips for hiring new workers

By |May 2nd, 2017|

Put in the work on hiring and entice your best to return

Wages, worries on the rise

By |May 2nd, 2017|

Minimum wage increases in key fruit producing states worry growers, packers.

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