VERMONT: Undocumented workers being replaced by robots?

Dairy farmers in Vermont are slowly replacing hired hands with automated robots—an expensive but reliable alternative to the troublesome humans that farmers employ. Finding reliable farm employees can be a tough task, since they typically begin their demanding work days early in the morning and also during weekends. The vast majority of US farmworkers—78%—are foreign-born,…

via Vermont dairies are replacing undocumented workers with robots — Quartz


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