"Behind the Scenes" Celebrating the many hands of seasonal agricultural workers

Canadian horticulture would be crippled without the efforts of seasonal agricultural workers from Mexico and the Caribbean.

Karen Davidson, editor of The Grower goes "Behind the Scenes" of the October 2018 cover story titled 'Hand it to 30,000+ seasonal workers who bring produce to market' (click to read). In the podcast, Ken Forth, president of FARMS, offers context and history on the 52-year-old Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program. 


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Monday, September 24, 2018

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