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Harris Beach and Farm Credit East Present Webinar on H-2A Labor

November 17, 2020

Harris Beach, PLLC and Farm Credit East hosted a webinar on Tuesday, November 17 at 9 a.m. titled, “H-2A: Getting the Agricultural Workers You Need Legally.”

This 90-minute webinar is the second in a Seasonal Business Labor and Immigration Webinar Series. The webinar provided an overview of the H-2A process in 2021, including employer obligations and compliance requirements. It will also cover what constitutes “agricultural” employment, whether you qualify for H-2A or H-2B, and how to navigate the DOL’s “Single Employer Test” in H-2A and whether year-round employment still possible. Other topics included, the new AEWR methodology, paid sick leave for H-2A workers and an update from NYS Department of Labor.

For a recording of this webinar, visit Contact Chris Laughton at (800) 562-2235 or for more information.

The final webinar in this series titled “Permanent Foreign Labor Options for Seasonal Businesses” will be held on Tuesday, December 15. To view the recording from the webinar previously held on H-2B labor, visit


For more information:
Contact: Kristie Matuszewski 
Telephone: 800.562.2235