AWB teaser_275_184Employment issues have become increasing complex area for farming businesses.

The abolition of the Agricultural Wages Board (AWB) and subsequent revocation of the Agricultural Wages (England and Wales) Order 2012 on 30 September 2013 now puts agricultural and horticultural employers on the same footing as employers in all other industries.

On this page you can:

  • Access the Post-AWB Employer Information Pack (NFU Farmer and Grower members only; make sure you are logged in first using the box to the top-right of every page)
  • Access the latest Key Labour Market Indicators

Remember, if you are NFU member, you can speak to an employment specialist adviser by calling NFU CallFirst on 0370 845 8458 for professional advice on farming, legal or technical issues.