Growers suggest guest workers help pay living costs

Farm worker
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The Yakima Herald reports that Washington growers are asking for more guest workers to help with the harvest, as well as having those workers pay a portion of their meals and utilities at possibly $7 a day to help offset costs. Other farmers say the H-2A guest worker program is too expensive to opt into because of the lack of profits coming from their crops. Read the full story here.


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