The primary function of Agriculture Workforce Management Association, Inc. (AWMA) is to provide guidance to its stockholder employers who wish to apply for temporary alien agricultural labor certification for the purpose of employing H2A workers on a temporary or seasonal basis.
"Owned and Managed by Agricultural Employers"
Application Documents, U.S. Referrals, and the Newsletters links are password protected.
If you are a member of our association, please give us a call and we will be glad to give you the password.
H-2A Application Deadlines
We need your application & payment, 75 days
prior to your date of need.
If you need workers by May 15, we need your application no later than March 1.
If you need workers by June 1, we need your application no later than March 15.
If you need workers by June 15, we need your application no later than April 1.
If you need workers by July 1, we need your application no later than April 15.
If you need workers by July 15, we need your application no later than May 1.
We can not accept faxed, emailed, or two-sided applications.
We must have original documents!
U.S. district judge, Timothy J. Kelly, heard agreements on Monday, January 28, about the request of an injunction to halt the increase in the Adverse Effect Wage Rate (AEWR). Judge Kelly heard our (NCAE) argument for the injunction, and the Department of Labor and the advocacy groups argument against the injunction.
We are expecting Judge Kelly to rule sometime this week. We will keep you posted.