Seasonal labour shortfall could cause serious disruption, warns NFU

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The NFU’s labour providers survey reveals that there was a 29% shortfall in seasonal workers for horticulture businesses in September, raising the average shortfall for the year to 11%. The survey also shows that the number of returning workers to farms, a critical source of the workforce, fell to 16%, its lowest level all year. The […]