Programs & Workshops

Human Resource Professional in Agricultural (HRPA)Julia Rubbo, HRPA Office Manager Valley Farm Management, Inc.

APMA Human Resource Professional in Agriculture Certificate Program has a unique focus on agriculture and incorporates a wide range of topics that will help HR professional advance to the next level. It was developed and now being presented by the leading consultants in the field. The program is designed for working adults, with classes scheduled strategically to minimize disruption to your work. We invite all HR professionals to complete this certificate program and stay current on various issues, from legal compliance to employee relations.  Graduates for this program will receive

a prestigious designation of Human Resource Professional

in Agriculture (HRPA).

New! To enter your HRPA Recertification Requirement please click here

To register online: Click Here

SALINAS: HR Cert Program Salinas 2018 flier

FRESNO: Classes Postponed

 

H-2A ROUNDTABLES – New Session!

January 8, 2019 – 2019 Yuma/Winterhaven H-2A Stakeholder Meeting
For more information, please view event flier: H-2A Roundtable January 2019

 

June 2018 Presentations & Handouts:

Phil Martin — Ph.D. Professor Emeritus, Agricultural and Resource EGroconomics, University of California Davis: Rural Migration News H-2A   MartinRaceinFields   DrMartin Links

Patricia Ochoa — H-2A State Housing Coordinator – CA EDD: Notice – Employee Housing Inspection Changes – 2018   Employee Housing Inspection Changes – FAQs – 2018

Patricia Ochoa PP presentation: Housing Best Practices

Cesar Ponce — Administrator, State of CA Housing and
Community Development: HCD local enforcement agencies

Department of Labor Links: https://www.dol.gov/whd/ag/ag_h-2a.htm   https://www.dol.gov/whd/mspa/index.htm

Roman Diaz – Manager, EDD: Foreign Labor and Agricultural Outreach EDD 

 

Mission Statement

Our Mission is to encourage and develop creative leadership and effective personnel management within the agribusiness community. We accomplish this by disseminating information through area meetings, workshops, newsletters and bulletins, and our Annual Forum.