New Extension Publication

Bulletin #1060, Orienting New Farm Employees: A Checklist for Maine Agricultural Employers

Finding and keeping good employees is a common concern among many Maine farm owners. Effective training, relationship development, and communication strategies are all important components of getting off on the right foot with new employees and fostering their interest in staying for multiple seasons. This checklist is designed to assist farmers in orienting one or more employees once they’ve been hired.