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The Labor Shortage: An On-Farm Perspective, Labor Challenges

Changing immigration dynamics and policies have intensified the farm labor shortage, with special challenges for labor-intensive organic farms. The organic farm labor force is changing and farmers are adopting innovative strategies for managing this challenging time.This session will feature a timely discussion of the issue and its implications for the organic sector. Come hear from farmers about the realities of labor shortages and how it has impacted and changed their farms.