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Hired farmworkers: background and trends for the eighties


Author:
Smith, L.W. and Coltrane, R.
Source:
USDA
Year:
1981
Subject:
wage rates, hired labor, migrant workers, employment, issues and policy, farm labor, and farm operators
Abstract:
Extract: This report examines historic and current trends in farm employment in the United States, focusing on the numbers and characteristics of hired farmworkers and migratory labor. Factors affecting the size and composition of the farm work force are identified, and probable farm employment trends in the eighties are examined.
Format:
31 p.
Language:
English
Collection:
Rural Development Publications Collection
Permanent URL:
http://handle.nal.usda.gov/10113/AGE81918169