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Labor

Featured stories covering labor appear in this issue.

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Nematode management strategies

  • May 1st, 2014

Preplant soil fumigation has long been an effective way to control nematodes, but fumigation in the future may be limited, says Dr. Inga Zasada, [...]

  • Growers make H-2A work

Growers make H-2A work

  • May 1st, 2014
Washington is the fourth largest employer of H-2A workers in the country after North Carolina, Georgia, and Florida.
  • Paying for rest time

Paying for rest time

  • April 29th, 2014
Paying a piece-rate equivalent for rest breaks helps keep workers productive and motivated, a labor specialist says.