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Labour has promised to set up a task force to tackle low pay for agricultural workers if it forms the next government. The pledge is contained in the Labour Party’s rural manifesto (downloads as a PDF). A Labour government will empower the Low Pay Commission to set up industry-led task forces – with employee representation – to raise productivity and pay in sectors with high levels of low pay, it says. “One of the first of these sector task forces will […]
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