Farm Labor Workshops

Nov 16, 2015   Print PDF

Related Practices: Agriculture and Employment

Stokes Lawrence Velikanje Moore & Shore and the Washington Growers League sponsored farm labor workshops designed specifically for agricultural employers and managers. 

Among the topics discussed:

  • The federal H-2A guest worker program and agricultural housing
  • Best practices for management, including communicating company culture and expectations, responding to worker complaints about wages, sexual harassment and discrimination, and injuries and disabilities
  • Hot topics in agriculture, such as child labor, responding to a Department of Labor audit and responding to labor-organizing activities

The workshops were held in Pasco, Wenatchee or Yakima on the following dates:

Monday, November 16 - Pasco

Thursday, December 10 - Wenatchee

Friday, December 11 - Yakima