Is there now no chance of a SAWS scheme this year?

Last February, Defra secretary Michael Gove raised growers' hopes of an imminent resumption of a seasonal agricultural workers scheme (SAWS) given the sector's increasing difficulty in recruiting the necessary volume of seasonal labour.

by Gavin McEwan
Image: Roger Davies (CC BY SA 2.0)
Image: Roger Davies (CC BY SA 2.0)

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