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AgJOBS Update and Action Alert for August 2007



 AUGUST 2011

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August 31, 2011  

Capitol harvest  

Farm workers pass through on Madera-Sacramento march


August 30, 2011  

State officials ignored scientists in approving pesticide


Jerry Brown proposes alternative to farmworker union bill


August 27, 2011  

Farm workers march through town, rally for change


Farmworkers trek through valley on way to Sacramento


August 26, 2011  

EPA settles civil rights complaint over pesticide


August 25, 2011  

Merced welcomes UFW marchers


Collier health cuts have some concerned about migrant housing


August 24, 2011  

Farmworkers march to Sacramento


August 22, 2011  

Chlorine gas leak at Woodland cannery sends 43 to hospitals


August 19, 2011  

Longtime child, migrant services director moves on to next phase of life  

‘I will miss the farmworkers'


Workers prevail on appeal in Washington labor case


Foreign workers key, say growers


August 18, 2011  

Appeals court favors 600 displaced Valley farm workers


Vermont farm workers ask Shumlin to block “Secure Communities” program VT Farm Workers Deliver Petition to Governor Shumlin and Senator Leahy Seeking Support to Stop Immigration Enforcements’ Widely Discredited “Secure Communities Program”  


August 16, 2011  

Agritech attendees hear latest on E-Verify legislation


August 11, 2011  

California Farm Workers Stuck Between Poverty And Neglect, Suffer From Low Wages And Lack Of Organization


August 10, 2011  

HHS Awards $8.5 Million in ObamaCare Money to 25 Migrant Health Centers


August 8, 2011  

Immigration law already hurting farms


Farmers angle for guest worker program amid immigration debate


GA Eyes NC Farm Worker Co-op


August 7, 2011  

Lessons learned from detasseling corn


Campesinos Sin Fronteras plans move to San Luis center


August 6, 2011  

The truth about farm workers


August 5, 2011

SW Washington berry growers fined

Some employed pickers as young as 6


Federal labor regulators fine 3 southwest Washington strawberry farms for employing children as young as 6


August 4, 2011  

Judge dismisses case against Aloun Farms owners


Forced labor case against Hawaii farmers dismissed


August 3, 2011  

Farmworker demand displaces some renters  

Sycamore View nears 100 percent farmworker tenancy four years after completion  


Aloun Owner Wanted $2,500 For Each Farm Worker Hired


Eva Longoria fights for farmworker rights


August 2, 2011  

Apricot pickers have similar immigration histories


August 1, 2011  

Marchers remember farm worker union leader Richard Chavez



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