By:Â Justin Chan
Weather changes only account for part of the problem that affects agricultural output. According to Bloomberg, U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack warned last week that immigration reforms are necessary in order to maintain a sufficient workforce and prevent crops from rotting.
“The sad reality is that crops will be raised in this country this year that may not be harvested because there simply is not the workforce,” he said. “”All of America, but especially farm country, needs comprehensive immigration reform, and we need it now.” Read More