​Seasonal guest workers deemed "essential to the U.S. food supply chain" will be able to stay in the country longer under a new temporary rule prompted by the coronavirus pandemic.Due to labor force disruptions at meat and poultry operations, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is removing some limitations on H-2B workers who are already in the United States. The rule—effective immediately—is set to last through May 15, 2023 and allows meat and poultry processing companie

 

 

Source: https://www.shrm.org/resourcesandtools/hr-topics/talent-acquisition/pages/visa-flexibility-extended-essential-h2b-workers.aspx