The Monitor – Migrant workers sue farm company, allege misrepresentation

 Four migrant workers took their case against an Indiana-based farm company to court Tuesday, alleging its representatives lied about working conditions to lure them into jobs.

In a lawsuit filed in March, the men claim Lord’s Seed Inc. misrepresented the amount of money they would be paid, the housing they would be provided and the amount of work available for jobs done in the company’s corn fields in Michigan and Indiana.

When they arrived they found less work than they were promised and lodging that did not meet federal standards, the document states.

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