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Labor Ready Resources

Good to Great: The 20 Minute Manager

Wages, salaries, and contract labor expenses represent more than 40 percent of the cost of production in labor intensive crops like fruits, vegetables, and nursery products. Cornell Cooperative Extension has hosted a series of events across New York related to hiring, training, retaining, and working with employees within a farm business. One of which was a webinar series “The 20 Minute Manager.” The series has now been condensed into 4 minute videos which can be found below.


The Labor Ready Farmer – Video Series

A series of four Labor Ready Farmer videos are now available to share the advice of individuals who have climbed the ladder from laborer to management or owner.