Foreign workers in the Canadian agriculture industry

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This study documents annual trends in employment and earnings of foreign workers employed in agriculture and various subsectors of agriculture, as well as the characteristics of foreign workers in this industry. It also examines transitions to permanent residence for those who entered Canada as foreign workers and worked in agriculture. The main objective of the analysis is to provide a deeper understanding of the use of foreign worker programs in agriculture in Canada.

Issue Number: 2021004
Author(s): Zhang, Yan; Ostrovsky, Yuri; Arsenault, Amélie
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