An Overview of Farm Labor in the United States
Describes farm employment, farm workers, and the socioeconomic status of hired farm workers. Discusses how migration flow and immigration laws and policies increase the vulnerability of U.S. agriculture and potentially pose other concerns or threats to U.S. farmers.
Philip Martin, Douglas Jackson-Smith
Rural Connections, 8(1), 21-24
Western Rural Development Center
Farmers and farmworkers · Health insurance · Migrants · Poverty