Dairy farmers have been living off government programs for decades; in many cases they are the classic example of multi-generational welfare recipients.
Now his position is that he is entitled to continue to receive subsidized foreign labor because he does not intend to pay enough to attract domestic labor.
His positions are self-serving and intellectually dishonest.
The self-proclaimed conservative Florida farmer featured in your article epitomizes the hypocritical political conservative.
He's against such things as free school lunches and unemployment insurance, but as soon as he's hurting, he's suddenly a liberal, claiming he wants immigration reform so he can get workers.
Conservatives: continuing the tradition of being selfish and self-serving.