Worker shortage puts strawberry harvest in Britain under threat

August 10, 2018 2:44 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

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Fruit growers are struggling to recruit sufficient workers to carry out the harvest. A large proportion of the workforce normally comes from Eastern European countries such as Romania. Now, post Brexit fears and to a weaker pound mean the agriculture and hospitality sectors are struggling to recruit.

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