Hiring http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/taxonomy/term/5149/more en Migrant Labor on Farms Faces Daunting Regulations http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/migrant-labor-farms-faces-daunting-regulations <div class="node-body article-body"><p>For years, producers and state agriculture officials have warned that federal laws governing farm workers – often in a three-way tug-of-war between farms’ need for migrant workers in the field, security concerns in the wake of 9/11, and U.S. communities and states claiming heavy social/financial burdens imposed on them by illegal aliens numbering over 11 million – are heavy-handed and laden with unexpected consequences. Until recently, those warnings have largely been ignored.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/migrant-labor-farms-faces-daunting-regulations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/issues/migrant-labor-farms-faces-daunting-regulations#comments Issues Hiring Tue, 13 Dec 2011 21:00:00 +0000 62811 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Farmers Hiring More Help, Paying More in 2010 http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/farmers-hiring-more-help-paying-more-2010 <div class="field-byline"> Source: USDA </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p> There were 1,157,000 hired workers on the nation&#39;s farms and ranches during the week of Oct. 10-16, 2010, up 4% from a year ago. Of these hired workers, 826,000 were hired directly by farm operators. Agricultural service employees on farms and ranches made up the remaining 331,000 workers.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/farmers-hiring-more-help-paying-more-2010" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/farmers-hiring-more-help-paying-more-2010#comments Hiring Fri, 19 Nov 2010 21:02:00 +0000 48911 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Keep The Best http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/keep-best <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p> Adam Valley View Farms, Batavia, IA, prides themselves on good employee management and providing the right benefits to keep the best.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/keep-best#comments Hiring Wed, 06 Oct 2010 15:40:00 +0000 47481 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com