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Cultivating a new crop of farmhands

With the fall apple-picking season upon Western New York farmers, finding workers has become a concern for those who need to have crops picked.

Buffalo News reporter Maryellen Tighe’s front page story addresses problems farmers face because of tougher immigration laws, local people changing to other work, the lack of an effective guest worker program, and how farmers are dealing with the problems.

Click here to read the story.