April 22, 2021

Santa Maria Sun: Labor contractors, farmworker organizations agree that the Farm Workforce Modernization Act is the right step forward

By: 36creative

Alexandra Allen, owner of Main Street Produce and Freshway Farms, has operated her Santa Maria-based businesses alongside her husband since the ’70s. But only in the last few years did they begin to use the H-2A program, which allows foreign agricultural workers to labor in the U.S. on a temporary visa.

FULL ARTICLE: http://www.santamariasun.com/news/20463/labor-contractors-farmworker-organizations-agree-that-the-farm-workforce-modernization-act-is-the-right-step-forward/