Ag Labor Research

Ag Labor Research

Number of Hired Farm Workers

This document compiles the number of hired farm workers by state in 2017. This data was pulled from the United States Department of Agriculture 2017 Census of Agriculture.

Immigration and Farm Labor: From Unauthorized to H-2A for Some?

This document reviews the state of immigrant farm labor in the United States.

Employment and Earnings of California Farmworkers in 2015

This document reviews wage data from agricultural employers in California.

Still Searching for Solutions: Adapting to Farm Worker Scarcity Survey

A survey conducted by California Farm Bureau Federation and UC Davis.

California Farm Workers in 2016

Research conducted by Phil Martin, professor emeritus of Agricultural and Resource Economics at UC-Davis, and Brandon Hooker and Marc Stockton, research specialists at the California Employment Development Department.