State Rep. Mark Owens eyes ag overtime bill as short session nears

Rep. Mark Owens, R-Crane, is watching out for legislation that could affect farmers in his district. (Enterprise file photo)

VALE – State Rep. Mark Owens said he is concerned an effort to require farmers to pay agriculture workers overtime wages will once again be on the docket when lawmakers meet in February.

The Oregon Legislature is scheduled to meet Feb. 1 for its so . . .

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