Modern agriculture is thriving because of the critical services provided by contract labor. This sector of the industry faces a number of business challenges, from managing grower contracts to ensuring employee safety. It is essential that contract labor services have the knowledge and resources to address the many aspects of running a successful business. Fortunately, AgSafe is here to help.
AgSafe is a non-profit organization that works to give contract labor services the tools needed to be in compliance with federal, state and local regulations, as well as keep employees safe and healthy while continuing to run profitable, successful businesses.
AgSafe offers a variety of services to support this sector of the industry, including continuing education programs, sample policies, supervisor trainings, and a specific membership that is focused on helping businesses tackle many of their challenges.
California Department of Labor Division of Labor Standards Enforcement
US Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division
Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Worker Protection Act Registered Farm Labor Contractor Listing
Instructions for a Farm Labor Contractor or Farm Labor Contractor Employee Certificate of Registration