It's a good thing that our new wall will protect our lettuce from those dirty illegals. Congress better hurry up and pubish a five-year plan, so we can be assured that our crops will be rotting the fields.
BAKERSFIELD -- Farmers across the country are facing a growing shortage of people in their fields.Link
Agriculture is a $31 billion dollar a year industry in California with Kern County making up 11% of that amount.
Historically there have always been enough farm laborers to bring in the crops, but for the first time ever California farmer's and labor contractors are facing a growing labor shortage.