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3 edition of Farm labor fact book. found in the catalog.

Farm labor fact book.

United States. Department of Labor.

Farm labor fact book.

by United States. Department of Labor.

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Published in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agricultural laborers -- United States,
  • Migrant labor -- United States

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD1525 A5376
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 240 p.
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14380329M

    Note: "Farm labor contractor" does not include a commercial packing house engaged in both the harvesting and the packing of citrus fruit or soft fruit for a client. Every person engaged in the business of farm labor contracting licensed by the Division of Labor Standards Enforcement, must keep his/her license up-to-date, and must keep it in his. Labor Research Association (U.S.). Labor fact book (OCoLC) Online version: Labor Research Association (U.S.). Labor fact book (OCoLC) Document Type: Journal / Magazine / Newspaper: All Authors / Contributors: Labor Research Association (U.S.) OCLC Number: Description: 17 volumes illustrations 22 cm.

      Our Labor & Worker Safety series continues today with tips to improve labor management on the farm. This feature is an abbreviated version of a study conducted by the California Institute for Rural Studies, written by Ron Strochlic and Kari Hamerschlag.. During the study, twelve farm owners and more than eighty farmworkers in California were interviewed to gain insight into the best labor. Farm labor wages, In one simple table, see the national average for daily and monthly wages of hired farm labor, with board or without, at harvest or at other seasons for years , , , , This is part of a larger table showing wage data from Farm laborer monthly earnings,

    Farm workers and the Fair labor standards act. [Washington]: Dept. of Labor, Employment Standards Administration, Wage and Hour Division, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: United States. Employment Standards Administration. Wage and. Labor fact book.. [Labor Research Association (U.S.)] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: United States. Department of Labor. Farm labor fact book. New York, Greenwood Press [] (OCoLC) Genre/Form: Government publications: Additional Physical Format: Online version: United States. Department of Labor. Farm labor fact book. Washington, D.C.: U.S.

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Federal law requires overtime (1½ times regular rate) be paid for all hours worked over 40 in a workweek. Farm workers may not be subject to federal minimum wage/ overtime rules if worker is employed on a “small farm” - i.e., a farm that used less than "man days" of farm labor in any calendar quarter of the preceding calendar year.

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Furthermore, many farm workers are permanent employees, with secure pay and benefits. But the greatest problems have to do with seasonal labor. Finally, all parties need to know that the system itself is secure: it is established in law, can be relied on in both the short and long terms, and is immune to the whims of politicians.This richly illustrated online short book examines the long history of farm workers and their activism in ten chapters.

Beginning with the first labor force, a mix of Native Puget Sound people, white men, and Chinese men, who in the s harvested hops, the state’s first cash crop, brief chapters detail the organizing efforts of the.