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Labor and Economic Opportunity

Agricultural Employment Resources

Fair Labor Standards Act in Agriculture

The FLSA is the federal law which sets minimum wage, overtime, recordkeeping, and youth employment standards for most employment, including agricultural employment. For more general information on the applications of the FLSA to agricultural settings, please see the Employment Law Guide or Fact Sheet 12.

The Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Worker Protection Act (MSPA)

Fair Labor Standards Fact Sheet #49 - PDF / HTML 

MSPA Registered Farm Labor Contractor Listing 

MSPA Ineligible Farm Labor Contractors

MSPA Compliance Poster English/Spanish Version 

Employer Resources

Federal Labor Law Posters

State Labor Law Posters

Michigan Wage & Hour Posters Required by Law

Michigan Occupational Safety & Health Administration Workplace Posters 

  • Michigan Safety and Health Protection on the Job Posters: English  / Spanish
  • Hazard Communications Poster - Safety Data Sheet (SDS), if hazardous chemicals are used onsite (i.e. natural gas, compressed air, gasoline, propane, bleach, muriatic acid)

Michigan Whistleblowers Protection Act 

Unemployment Insurance