The New Jersey State Board of Agriculture recently announced their positions on the minimum wage issue. Click here to read it.
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New Jersey Market Facilitation Program Meetings – Aid to assist farmers from economic effect of retaliatory tariffs04 Sep 2018, Posted by Economics and Prices, Meetings and Events in
On August 27th the Farm Service Agency announced details of the Market Facilitation Program (MFP) to assist farmers with the economic effects of retaliatory tariffs on their bottom line. The New Jersey Farm Service Agency will be holding informational meetings throughout New Jersey to educate…
Garden State Wine Growers Association Releases Economic Study Showing New Jersey’s Wine & Grape Industry’s $323 Million Impact on State26 Jan 2018, Posted by Economics and Prices, News in
***For Immediate Release*** NJ Farm Bureau Opposes $15 Minimum Wage Proposal – Cites Unique and Severe Impacts to Agricultural Industry (Trenton) – New Jersey Farm Bureau, the state’s largest agricultural organization, opposes the $15 minimum wage proposal (S-15) heard in by the Senate Labor…
WASHINGTON (AP) – American agriculture has experienced a boom, with market values of crops, livestock and total agricultural products reaching record highs even as the amount of U.S. farmland declined, according to a new government survey. Click here to read more from the Philadelphia Inquirer.