Farming Internships: Vital or Illegal? The Answer is Both

A reality check for someone who thought that for-profit companies could hire free labor because what they do is pleasant or quaint. I many ways (except for the tone of “I only wanted to do good!”) it is a very honest assessment.

It would be one thing if an intern hangs around the farm for a few hours a week, but it would be hard to argue an intern working every day from dawn ‘til dusk isn’t replacing an employee.

Indeed.

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