H-2A Guest Worker Program for Agricultural Employers by: Laura Powers
The H-2A Visa program is a popular program for farmers seeking to hire tempo
rary, seasonal workers. For many years in Kentucky, you mostly foun
d H-2A workers on Kentucky tobacco farms. However, as many farmers have experienced a lack of dependable employees, more and more non
-tobacco farms have shifted to the H-2A visa program to supplement labor needs during the year.