New York Farm Bureau advocates for immigration reform

ALBANY The New York Farm Bureau is pushing immigration reform that it claims would have a favorable impact on the farming workforce.



The organization on Wednesday released its national priorities for 2015 with immigration reform topping the list. According to the NYFB, there must be a flexible guest-worker visa program in place that addresseds both seasonal and long-term needs of New York agriculture.

The NYFB says enforcement-only action without reform threatens the workforce that many farmers and ranchers depend heavily upon.


There's more to this story! You're only seeing 28% of the story. Subscribe now to get immediate access to the rest of the story as well as our whole online offering.

Today's Other Stories



© 2017 Snyder Communications/The Evening Sun
29 Lackawanna Avenue, Norwich, NY 13815 - (607) 334-3276
pennysaver logo greatgetaways logo
We're on Facebook