Assembly Minority Leader Will Barclay: Forcing More Regulations onto NY’s Farmers Could Stifle Agriculture Industry Forever

Posted to Applied Web NY on Wed, 11/04/2020 - 18:27

New York farms were among one of the hardest hit sectors of the economic fallout from COVID-19. Demand for supplies dropped dramatically and supply-chain issues completely derailed the marketplace. Considering the already substantial obstacles facing the state’s agriculture industry, it is shocking New York’s Wage Labor Board is considering, again, lowering the overtime threshold amid one of the most devastating economic collapses that we’ve ever seen.

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