Farm Labor: Do What You Can to Hire The Right Employees and Prevent Any Regulatory Issues

Adam KantrovichjpgTuesday April 15, 2021 at 1pm CT

Speaker: Dr. Adam Kantrovich, Clemson University Extension

Overview:

Informed labor decisions are essential for the operation of the farm business. Yet human resource management and employment of farmworkers bear risk. During this webinar, we will cover:

  • Basics of human resource management
  • Regulation
  • Taxes
  • H-2A

The Speaker:

Dr. Adam J. Kantrovich received his B.S. and M.S. from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, a Ph.D. from Virginia Tech. Dr. Kantrovich has experience working in the commodity markets at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, with the USDA-APHIS and has been in higher education for over 20 years. He currently is an Extension Associate Professor of Agribusiness, the Director of the Clemson University Extension Income Tax School, and Asst. Director of the Clemson Extension Agribusiness Team. Dr. Kantrovich is housed with the AgriBusiness Team at the Sandhill Research and Education Center in Columbia, South Carolina. Dr. Kantrovich specializes in Farm Management related topic areas including Financial Analysis, Succession & Transition planning, Tax Management, The Affordable Care Act, labor and ag policy related issues, Farm Stress and Mental Health.

Webinar Recording - Coming soon.

Sponsors:

This webinar is part of a spring series of Inspired by Annie’s webinars sponsored by the Natural Resource Conservation Services (NRCS) Louisiana, Grow Louisiana and LSU AgCenter. Grow Louisiana is a USDA sponsored program for new and beginning sustainable horticulture farmers. For LSU AgCenter Annie’s Project program activities, contact the state coordinator, Maria Bampasidou at mbampasidou@agcenter.lsu.edu.

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