Agriculture copes with a growing labor shortage — Opinion

Members of Congress seem about as eager to fix the immigration system as they are to lick an electric fence.

“Labor is the No. 1 issue in agriculture.”

Ask a farmer, orchardist, nursery or dairy operator, packer or processor — anyone who hires full-time or seasonal farmworkers, and most will tell you they are worried about labor.

Source: Agriculture copes with a growing labor shortage – – Capital Press