ERIC Number: ED097150
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: N/A
1973 Maryland Rural Manpower Report. Report No. MA 5-79.
Maryland State Dept. of Employment and Social Services, Baltimore. Employment Security Administration.
Prepared by the State Department of Employment and Social Services (Research and Analysis Division) and the Rural Manpower Staff, this 1973 annual report provides a summary and review of the activities of Maryland's Rural Manpower Services Program. The report briefly gives: (1) a statement on the program's administrative organization and functions; (2) a review of the economic and employment trends in rural areas; (3) a description of the methods used in recruiting farm workers; and (4) an evaluation of the program. The attachments to the report give tabular data for farm trends, wage rates, and employment trends from 1969 to 1973; monthly agricultural employment trends for 1973; migrant seasonal farm workers recruited through Maryland clearance orders from 1963 to 1973; the interstate migrant housing by county for 1973; the 1973 crop acreage and production; and expected crop acreage and monthly agricultural employment for 1974. Also included are copies of the May 11, June 18, and July 3, 1973 Farm Labor Bulletin, a weekly publication which reports State crop and farm labor conditions. (NQ)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Maryland State Dept. of Employment and Social Services, Baltimore. Employment Security Administration.
Identifiers - Location: Maryland