Tougher rules around immigrant labor could see a hike in wine prices in California’s wine heartland because getting people to tend grapevines has become a serious struggle. 14 more words
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I have heard success gurus say that it doesn’t matter what you do, because if you are the best at what you do, money will follow you. 1,565 more words
Since the U.S. economy has settled at its current level of near-full employment (at least by the official figures), the monthly JOLTS reports issued by the Labor Department have been attracting much less attention – including from me! 636 more words
Growers and farmworker unions concur that a federal immigration crackdown in rural towns is scaring away workers and forcing cutbacks in production of hand-harvested produce. It’s proving to be a real problem for the California wine industry. Read more.
As Trump cracks down on illegal immigration, Calif. farmers suffering more from state-inflicted pain
America's truckers are wary of autonomous rigs: 'Anything that's run by a computer is going to get messed up' - Chicago Tribune
“Danny Spell thinks that the idea that a robot will be driving his 18-wheeler one of these days is hogwash.”