Shortages In Fields Leaving Farmers Scrambling
Sonora, CA — As harvests accelerate throughout the Mother Lode, farmers in all regions report problems finding enough people to bring in their crops.
Members of a California Farm Bureau committee who met in Sacramento Wednesday reported shortages ranging from 40 percent to 80 percent.
A number of farmers say they have enough help to get by, so far.
Written by Sabrina Sabbagh