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Coronavirus COVID-19

COVID-19 Advisory: WSU Extension is working to keep our communities safe. All Extension programming is being provided virtually, postponed, or canceled. Effective March 16, 2020, WSU Extension county offices and WSU Research & Extension Centers will be closed to the public. We are available via email, phone, and webconference.

Farm Labor


Farm Labor during COVID-19 Resources

Below are current resources that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have released to support food sector and agricultural workers and employers in response to COVID-19. Visit here for more information on Covid-19.

General Farm Labor Resources

As an employer, farms have legal responsibilities when hiring employees, interns, apprentices and volunteers. The resources below are meant to provide an overview of your responsibilities as a farm business.

Farm Internship Resources

Farm Commons Labor Resources:

 

Labor Laws Presentation
Know the Law – Avoid Unexpected Liability
Presented by Melissa Crumb, Washington State Department of Labor & Industries

 


 

Information found on this page is for general educational purposes only and is not intended to take the place of professional advice from lawyers and Certified Public Accountants.