Italy to allow entry to 18,000 non-EU seasonal farmhands

A decree by the Italian Interior Ministry will make it possible for 18,000 non-EU seasonal workers to enter the country. Requests for labourers can be sent online via the interior ministry website until December 3, infomigrants.net reports.  The country’s largest farmers association, Coldiretti,  underscored that the 2020 decree on immigration is especially important for addressing the lack of foreign seasonal workers in agriculture due in part to border and quarantine issues resulting from COVID-19 measures. “The measure is important for the work in the fields in the autumn,” a Coldiretti…