Nearly half say Georgia has a labor shortage | Political Insider: "A survey of farmers by the state Department of Agriculture, to gauge the impact of Georgia’s new illegal immigration bill on the summer labor supply, is due out by Friday.
But the Georgia Agribusiness Council has released its own survey this afternoon – of 132 farmers and related business operators from at least 61 counties, many in metro Atlanta.
– 46 percent said they were currently experiencing a labor shortage."
The MexicoBlog of the Americas Program, a fiscally sponsored program of the Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR), is written by Laura Carlsen. I monitor and analyze international press on Mexico, with a focus on security, immigration, human rights and social movements for peace and justice, from a feminist perspective. And sometimes I simply muse.
Jun 8, 2011
Immigration Crackdown - Georgia: Nearly half the farmers say Georgia has a labor shortage | Political Insider
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