Did new Georgia immigration law cause labor losses?

07/21/2011 12:18:00 PM
Vicky Boyd

The Georgia Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association, based in LaGrande, has commissioned a survey of the state's growers to determine the extent of labor shortages during the 2011 harvest.

Growers blame a new state immigration enforcement law similar to Arizona's for scaring away workers and harvest crews.

Read the complete article in The Packer.



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