Farm Workers' Wages

Farm workers who are not in a union are protected by provincial laws that control wages (or pay). This script explains the rules for farm workers' wages. Topics covered include minimum wages, how often wages must be paid, overtime pay, farm labour contractors, and payroll records.

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farm workers, minimum wage, vacation pay, holidays, overtime pay, employment standards, farm labour contractor, payroll record, children & teens and work, Dial-A-Law
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