Farmers Fighting Proposed Changes To Child Labor Regulations

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BUCKNER, Mo. – Farm families across Missouri are coming together to fight new proposed changes to the child labor law that could limit how much their children can contribute to daily chores.

The department of labor says these changes are necessary to protect children under the age of 16. FOX 4’s Mitch Weber found a farm family near Buckner who believes it’s changes would hurt the kids.

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