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Ohio Farmers Blame Migrant Worker Shortage On Immigration Fears

Migrant farm workers
Ohio migrant farm workers pound stakes to support green pepper plants.
5:00AM
July
30, 2012

Ohio lawmakers are considering a tough immigration bill like the one in Arizona. The immigration crackdown has affected farmers in the southwest and the south who rely on migrant workers to harvest their crops. They report difficulty finding migrant workers. Now Ohio farmers are seeing the same thing.