2019
WGL-MasLabor H-2A Forum
Co-Sponsored by the Hop Growers of Washington

Are you one of the hundreds of agricultural employers in Washington state thinking about the H-2A program as an option, or have you started using H-2A but need to learn more? Whether you're new to H-2A or an H-2A veteran, you'll find new information at our in-depth seminar led by the labor specialists from m├ísLabor, Washington Growers League, and prominent labor attorneys.

  Tuesday, December 17, 2019

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Yakima Convention Center
(10 N. 8th Street, Yakima WA)

WGL member price: $100 per person
Non-member price: $150 per person

Download the mail-in registration form HERE

To register, complete the form below

*Please register by December 10, 2019 as all rates increase to $150 onsite. If sending a payment, have your envelope postmarked by December 6th. The last day to cancel your registration is December 10th and a $50 processing fee will apply.


WGL-MasLabor H-2A Forum 2019

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Join us to get answers for all of your questions 
about the H-2A program! 

  • The proposed H-2A regulations
  • H-2A audits
  • H-2A compliance and best practices
  • The H-2A application process
  • The Agent's role
  • The State and Federal Government roles: job orders, visas and audits
  • Legal ramifications of H-2A for the AG employer: What you need to know about handling domestic referrals, employing local workers, and complying with farm labor contractor law.
  • How H-2A affects the practical management of your farm
  • Payroll, I-9's, Social Security cards, taxes, and health insurance
  • Foreign recruitment
  • Logistics: transportation, counsular interviews, and border crossings
  • Fees,costs and benefits: How much does H-2A cost?
  • The FLC model and working with the different pieces of H-2A as an employer.
  • Housing for H-2A

Mas Labor is hosting a reception after the forum at Gilbert Cellars Tasting Room from 5:00pm-7:30pm. Light appetizers and wine will be available. There is limited space so RSVPs are required. Please contact Cassy Kelly at MasLabor to RSVP your attendance at ckelly@maslabor.com.

There is a hotel block at the Hilton Garden Inn for the nights of December 16 and 17 for the rate of $129 per night including breakfast. The room block will expire on 11/25/19 so reserve your room before that date by calling 509-454-1111, or click HERE to reserve your room from the block online.

 



 


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