Family farm slapped with ruinous fines for paperwork mistake sues agency acting as prosecutor, judge and jury

Their paperwork did not use the right language to describe the otherwise legal meal plan the farm offered workers. In fact, the farm continued to offer the same plan in later years without a DOL complaint.

If you think America doesn’t need commercial farm labor, you don’t eat

A lot of activists we don't need farm labor because, "I can grow my own food." They must not eat. Look simply at one of the most popular farm products.  The average American eats 117 pounds of potatoes a year, which is about two bushels. A highly efficient potato farm, run by experts with commercial farm … Continue reading If you think America doesn’t need commercial farm labor, you don’t eat