• Jennifer Vincent

    Senate Passed Immigration Reform Bill May Only Be A Tease

    Michigan Musings

     by Jennifer Vincent
     on June 28, 2013

    In recently talking with apple grower Jim Koan, the topic of harvest and the labor that it requires was a hot topic. America's failed immigration system has left a lot of uncertainty about the availability of skilled migrate labor. Michigan, in particular, relies heavily on migrant labor to pick our vast array of specialty fruits and vegetables from asparagus to apples. However, relief from this uncertainty is on the horizon as the U.S. Senate, June 27, passed an Immigration Bill…

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  • Jennifer Vincent

    Bring The Kids And Head Out To Ag Expo

    Michigan Musings

     by Jennifer Vincent
     on June 17, 2013

    To promote Ag Expo each year, I draw from my archived photos from year's past. In doing so, I came across several photos I'd taken of kids… including several of my own children. I've gone to Ag Expo, every year for probably the last 15 years, and each year my girls would ask to go as the official assistant photographer. I would go at least two of the three days, so I would spend one day with Emily and then one with Elizabeth. Bringing them both on the same day was not…

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