Labor

International Labor news and expert employement advice curated for promoting better practises across the industry's employement segment.

20 Nov, 2019

Farmers Keep Fingers Crossed For Pending Labor Bill Passage

Labor | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

There are three parts of the bill that farmers are excited about: H2A eligibility, e-verify and a path for current workers to become legal. 

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01 Nov, 2019

Farm Workforce Bill Gets Dairy Nod Of Approval

Labor | By: Rhonda Brooks

The dairy industry and other members of the agriculture industry might see a glimmer of light at the end of what’s been a long legislative tunnel for labor reform, thanks to the Farm Workforce Modernization Act.

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21 Oct, 2019

Reform Your Team’s Repeat Offenders

Labor | By: Sara Schafer

Here’s how to transform troublesome employees into all-stars

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03 Oct, 2019

The Main Reason to Choose Robots? “Labor, Labor, Labor”

Labor | By: Taylor Leach

When it comes down to installing an automated milking system, there are many variables to consider. 

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19 Sep, 2019

Farm Wages Up More Than Those in the City

Labor | By: Jim Dickrell

Between 2014 and 2018, the average hourly wages for farm workers rose 10.4%,

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04 Sep, 2019

California Dairy Farmer Shot Over Employee Dispute

Labor | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

Visalia, California dairy farmer Tony Dragt was shot in the head on Tuesday afternoon.

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26 Jul, 2019

When Should You Fire Your Child?

Labor | By: Mike Opperman

Ask and answer four tough questions before you go through with letting your child go. 

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26 Jul, 2019

Don't Treat Employees Like Commodities

Labor | By: Jennifer Shike

Build a strong team who wants to stay with your business for the long haul.

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16 Jul, 2019

Does Your Dairy Meet OSHA Heat Stress Requirements?

Labor | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

The following are Cal/OSHA rules for helping employees avoid heat stress when the temperature exceeds 80 degrees F.

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11 Jul, 2019

Immigration Raids Back On For This Weekend

Labor | By: Mike Opperman

Immigrants in 10 major cities will be targeted. 

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