Wednesday, September 07, 2011

Colorado Corn Farmer Can't Find U.S. Citizens To Replace Immigrant Labor

Click on the headline to watch the VIDEO showing this farmer and his story. - - Donna Poisl

from Huff Post Denver

John Harold, an Olathe Sweet Corn farmer in Colorado's Montrose County, thought hiring workers to pick corn this season would be a cakewalk. Given high unemployment rates, Harold decided to hire more local workers instead of hiring legal Mexican immigrants on federal H2A visas.

According to the Montrose Daily Press, however, the positions have been difficult to fill.
Click on the headline above to read the rest of this story! This is only a small part of it.

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