For information and resources to help workers understand New York's new Farm Laborers Fair Labor Practices Act, view our Farm Laborers Fair Labor Practices Act web page and our Farmworker Rights and Employer Responsibilities fact sheet.
The Farm Laborers Fair Labor Practices Act fact sheet is also available in the following non-English languages.
Looking for a job working on a farm?
We produce an electronic jobs bulletin and update it periodically to help workers connect with jobs on farms in New York. Access the New York Farm Jobs Bulletin.
The job postings generally include the following information.
*Some employers want you contact the farm directly (by telephone, mail, fax, E-mail, or in person), and others require that workers be referred by the Department of Labor.
We have produced a booklet entitled Services and Protections for Farmworkers. It is available in English, Spanish, and Haitian Creole.
The booklet is currently being updated.
Other Publications and fliers:
We have assembled a packet of information for farm workers.
Links to relevant web sites for workers and job seekers
Water. Rest. Shade. OSHA's campaign to reduce heat-related illness
Agua. Sombra. Descansos. La campana de OSHA para prevenir las enfermedades a causa del calor en trabajadores al aire libre
Prevailing wage information (see U.S. Department of Labor links below)
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