Post By Steve Sailer on 05/12/2013

News Flash: Crops Not Rotting In The Fields Because Growers Are Raising Wages

The Fresno Bee reports an epochal breakthrough in economic theory is taking place in the fields of the Central Valley of California. As everybody who took Econ 101 in college knows, the Law of Supply...
Post By Steve Sailer on 09/24/2012

John Carney on Crop Rot Fever

John Carney at CNBC has been doing yeoman's work on the annual crops-rotting-in-the-fields scam:If farms were truly struggling to find enough workers, their labor costs would be skyrocketing. But that ...
Post By Steve Sailer on 09/24/2012

The Volokh Conspiracy's got Crop Rot Fever!

It's that time of the year again, and so the agricultural experts over at the Volokh Conspiracy are agitated that crops are rotting in the fields:The Bitter Harvest of Immigration Restrictions...
Post By James Fulford on 08/25/2012

Crop Rot Fever, Seasonal Edition

In October, 2007, in response to a Mickey Kaus post making fun of a "crops rotting in the field" story, I wroteIt's October, and for the benefit of sophisticated urbanites at the Manhattan Institute, W...
Post By Steve Sailer on 08/22/2012

"The Lack Of Workers Is Forcing Farmers To Pay More"—Oh, The Humanity!

It never ends. From CNBC: California Farm Labor Shortage 'Worst It's Been, Ever'  By: Jane Wells Actually, I think the proper punctuation is "Worst. Farm labor shortage. Ever." There's a different sor...
Article By Linda Thom on 01/03/2012

An Immigration Patriot Picks Apples And Gives the Inside Scoop On The New Slave Power

In October, Washington State apple growers convinced Governor Christine Gregoire and the Seattle Times that a state of emergency existed: no workers could be found to pick their apples!! Gregoire: Wash...
Post By Steve Sailer on 12/16/2011

Crops Rotting In Fields Due To Undocumented Worker Shortages

As all know from reading the newspapers, food in America would cost more per ounce than gold if we weren't lucky enough to have a constant stream of undocumented workers to do all the work. Without ...
Letter By VDARE.com Reader on 01/09/2009

A Tennessee Reader Says Americans Don't Want Ag Jobs—When They Require Eighty Hours Weekly!

NOTE: PLEASE say if you DON'T want your name and/or email address published when sending VDARE email. 01/08/09 - A New York Reader Says The Kennedy Family Has Many Treasonous Members From: Tom Parker ...
Post By James Fulford on 04/01/2008

Mickey Kaus On The Curious Incident Of The Crops That Didn't Rot In The Fields

Mickey Kaus has the item, but with no permalink (one permalink per item, please) so you have to scroll up from here to find it. Crop Rot Watch: Tom Bevan on a Pennsylvania tomato grower who's giving up...
Post By James Fulford on 10/11/2007

More Crop Rot Fever

Crops Rotting in the Fields! ... Oh wait. That's last year's crops-rot-in-fields story. Sorry. Here's this year's. They haven't rotted yet...Kausfiles.comIt's October, and for the benefit of sophisti...