Labor

CFVGA Labor Committee is a unified voice for CFVGA members surrounding labor policy with the long-term goal of retaining and recruiting a quality workforce.

SAVE THE DATE: 
CFVGA Produce Labor Conference Thursday, December 14, 2023 in Pueblo, CO

Click here for info related the Automated Weeder Demo Day that happened
June 16, 2023 at the
CSU Arkansas Valley Research Center in Rocky Ford.   
See webinars and event video featuring interviews with growers and
ag tech companies.

Resources

(click on a category from the left)

Agricultural Labor Rights and Responsibilities Act of 2021 (aka SB21-087)

Colorado Agricultural Labor Rights and Responsibilites Act of 2021 (ALRRA)

CDLE Agricultural Labor Conditions Rule

Colorado Department of Labor and Employment (CDLE)
ALRRA INFO Sheets 12, 12A-D

CDLE Posters – COMPS 38 and ALRRA

Unhealthy Air Quality Resources
Use CDPHE website to determine air quality advisory or ozone action day per county map of Colorado.   Nine metro counties in the Northern Front Range are currently subject to ozone action days for exceedance of EPA ozone limits.

Key Service Provider Access
Farm Policy Template | Guidance memo from Colo Council for Rural Employers

Colo Dept of Ag Hand Weeding Variance

Colorado Dept of Agriculture
Colorado Department of the Treasury

Colorado Secure Savings Program
All Colorado employers who have been in business for at least 2 years, have 5 or more employees, and don’t offer a qualified retirement plan for their employees are required by law to facilitate Colorado SecureSavings. Sign-up is quick, easy, and free.

US Dept of Labor Resources
Labor Saving Ag Tech - weeding, thinning, harvest
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