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Hired labor management practices among Georgia farmers

John W. Nixon

Hired labor management practices among Georgia farmers

by John W. Nixon

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Published by Agricultural Experiment Stations, University of Georgia] in [Athens .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Georgia.,
  • Georgia
    • Subjects:
    • Agricultural laborers -- Georgia.,
    • Farms -- Georgia -- Personnel management.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJohn W. Nixon, Fred C. White, Bill R. Miller.
      SeriesResearch report - Agricultural Experiment Stations, University of Georgia ; 233, Research report (University of Georgia. College of Agriculture. Experiment Stations) ;, 233.
      ContributionsWhite, Fred C., joint author., Miller, Bill R., 1933- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsS537 .G34 no. 233, HD1527.G4 .G34 no. 233
      The Physical Object
      Pagination38 p. ;
      Number of Pages38
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4694836M
      LC Control Number77621422

      Non-exempt Employees. For non-exempt employees, the Fair Labor Standards Act sets minimum wage rates and overtime requirements. Currently, the standard federal minimum wage is $ per hour. (To see state minimum wage rates click here).Employees under the age of 20 may be paid not less than $ per hour for the first ninety (90) consecutive calendar days of employment. Challenges Congress to find an effective solution to fix labor issues. Tuesday, Jan. 3, Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black today released a report on agriculture labor in Georgia, offering practical solutions to address the concerns of Georgia’s largest and oldest industry.

      Finally, ethics needs to be brought up regularly so that it stays at the top of employees' minds. Ask managers to raise ethics questions in meetings. Encourage top executives to speak to it, as Author: Dori Meinert.   In Stoddard returned to the Milwaukee Public Museum. He remained there until , when the U.S. Bureau of Biological Survey hired him to study the habitat and life history of quail in the Red Hills, located between Thomasville, Georgia, and Tallahassee, position also called for Stoddard to help implement land management measures that would ensure the bird's stability in .

      Farmers should not depend too heavily on applicant self-appraisal to make their staffing choices. In the long run, a better selection process can help farmers hire workers who will be more productive, have fewer absences and accidents, and stay longer with the organization. Chapter 3 References. 1. Billikopf, G. E. & L. Sandoval, L. (). For labor’s democratic ideals are in serious conflict with a tradition of racial discrimination in the unions that is currently very much alive. To some degree, union discrimination simply reflects the racial and religious prejudices among union members—prejudices .


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