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An Overview of Farm Labor in the United States

Description
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.
Author(s)
Philip Martin, Douglas Jackson-Smith
Citation
Rural Connections, 8(1), 21-24
Date
11/2013
Type
Document
Organization
Western Rural Development Center
Tagged as
Farmers and farmworkers · Health insurance · Migrants · Poverty