A new map presented by the American Farm Bureau partner, the New American Economy, highlights the impact immigration has on the economy and agriculture.
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said that he considers the United States’ current farm-visa program to be “unworkable” but the issue probably will not come up in NAFTA talks that begin next month. Read moreRead More »
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has released internal guidance on changes made to farm labor housing eligibility. The Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2018 amended a section of the Housing Act of 1949 to extend the Farm Labor Housing tenant eligibility to agricultural workers legally admitted to the United States[…]Read More »