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NEVBGA/MFGA Meeting - Labor Issues

Event date/time: 
Wednesday, February 28, 2024 - 9:00am
Event Type: 
Event location: 
Hollis Hill Farm
340 Marshall Road, Fitchburg, MA, 01420
$20 (waived for NEVBHA and MFGA members); lunch is an additional $20 for all

609th Meeting

New England Vegetable and Berry Growers’ Association in conjunction with the

Massachusetts Fruit Growers Association present an all-day meeting

DATE: Wednesday February 28, 2024

LOCATION: Hollis Hill Farm 340 Marshall Rd, Fitchburg MA 01420

There is a $20 registration fee, which is waived for members of NEV&BGA or MFGA. Lunch is an additional $20.

To register, please RSVP to 978-423-6694 or by February 25th


9:00 Registration

9:30-10:30 10 Tips for Dealing with Difficult Customers in 45-Minutes: John Henderson, Director, Learning and Development at the Employers Association of the NorthEast (EANE)

10:45-11:45 Employee Handbook: Do I need one? How do I make one and use it effectively? Legal Food Hub Noon

LUNCH & Commercial Member introductions, extension updates, NEVBGA updates

1:00-2:00 Hiring and firing do’s and don’ts for agricultural businesses: Legal Food Hub

2:15-3:15 H2A Update and Listening Session 3:15


Commercial members are welcome to put up table-top displays please contact Secretary-Treasurer Chris Grant in advance 978-423-6694 or

NEVBGA/MFGA Labor Issues meeting

How to Participate: 

To register, please RSVP to 978-423-6694 or by February 25th

Registration Deadline: 
Sunday, February 25, 2024 - 11:59pm
Contact's name: 
Chris Grant
Contact's email: 
Contact's phone on day of event: 
This event will be recorded: 
340 Marshall Road Fitchburg MA