Highlights / SAWP

Economy, International

Update: Mixed government messages confuse farmers over needed foreign labour

– Food producers are now confused about foreign labour admissibility after one minister says they’re allowed, another says, not quite When the Prime Minister announced a ban on non-residents, except Americans, being allowed into Canada, food producers in this country »

Economy, Immigration & Refugees, International, Society

50 years success for foreign workers and for Canada

It’s a fairly unique programme now approaching its 50th year. It’s called the Seasonal Agricultural Workers Programme (SAWP). Formed by a coalition of farmers, it is run by a non-profit group with a mere handful of staff called the Foreign »