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13:01PM Jul 27, 2020

USDA adds online H-2A resources to ease hiring

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has updated the farmers.gov website with features designed to help growers hire workers through the H-2A program.

08:11AM Jul 17, 2020

Take the Lead on Tough Conversations About Inequality

Sara Schafer
Sara Schafer

A Q&A with a former National FFA President and the current global head of inclusion and diversity at Groupon.

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10:18AM Jul 02, 2020

Farmers Scramble for Help as COVID-19 Scuttles Immigrant Workforce

Reuters
AgWeb Contributor

The novel coronavirus delayed the arrival of seasonal immigrants who normally help harvest U.S. wheat, leaving farmers to depend on high school students, school bus drivers, laid-off oilfield workers and

22:17PM Jun 23, 2020

Trump spares H-2A program in latest immigration pause

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor

President Trump’s latest move to extend the suspension of certain visas through the end of the year won’t affect the H-2A guest agricultural worker program, Richard Owen says.

11:36AM Jun 22, 2020

Avoid These Family Compensation Traps

Katie James
AgWeb Contributor

How and what you pay your family is a sensitive subject, here’s how to keep everyone on the same page.

13:07PM Jun 09, 2020

Use Video in Job Postings to Recruit Top Talent

Sara Schafer
Sara Schafer

Short videos can showcase your work environment and attract top talent when included in job postings.

15:08PM Jun 08, 2020

How to Lead Through Crisis

Elizabeth Griffith
AgWeb Contributor

Anyone can lead through periods of calm. When we have great milk prices, healthy calves, and perfect weather, leading is easy.