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AgJOBS Update and Action Alert for August 2007

 

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OCTOBER, 2011

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October 31, 2011  

Kentucky Farmworker Programs Inc. opens Georgetown office

 

October 29, 2011  

Editorial The Other Jobs Crisis

 

October 28, 2011  

EEOC sues South Georgia farm, alleges discrimination against U.S. workers

 

Oxnard march highlights plight of female farm workers

 

October 26, 2011  

Skilled apple pickers needed to avert disaster

 

Federal Judge Throws Out Discrimination Complaint Against Six Hawaii Farms

 

Editorial   So Much for the Nativists

 

October 25, 2011  

On edge of paradise, Coachella workers live in grim conditions

 

Farm labor leaders gather in bid to preserve Cesar Chavez's legacy

 

October 24, 2011  

Dispatches from a TEDx gathering on farmworkers

 

RISKY DECISION: Young immigrants sometimes must choose between work, school

 

Settlement for South Florida tomato pickers leads to dispute among their advocates

 

Fear is Biggest Obstacle, Says Farmworkers’ Union

 

200-plus jobless seek farm work in Alabama

 

Community forum planned Oct. 25 will gather testimony on safety of Illinois farm workers 

 

October 23, 2011  

Jobs aplenty Americans don't want

 

October 22, 2011  

Farmworkers health fair draws hundreds

 

Florida farmworkers and their allies demand higher wages at Trader Joe's

 

Anti-illegal immigration bill stokes backlash in Alabama fields

Farmers in states like Alabama that have passed strong anti-illegal immigration laws are fighting back, saying they are losing labor and that US workers are unwilling to take up farm work. 

 

October 19, 2011  

IPhone app backs farmworkers' aim

 

Lee’s bill would extend stay for immigrant dairy workers, sheep herders

 

October 18, 2011  

Immigrants hired at N.C. farms even as locals lack jobs

 

Captive Labor on the Farm

 

October 17, 2011  

Gov., Farmworkers Discuss Policing Policies

Good Meeting With Gov, Say Farmworkers

 

October 16, 2011  

Congress considers fix for farm worker shortages in Henderson County, US

 

October 13, 2011  

Legal Aid files complaint over farmworker conditions

 

October 12, 2011  

NC Legal Aid files complaint that faults state's oversight of farmworker living conditions

 

October 11, 2011  

Rick Perry's Opposition To Pesticide Regulations Helped Launch His Political Start

 

California has new law to stop intimidation of farmworkers

 

VSU students help migrant farm workers

 

Memo shows how state caved to industry pressure on pesticide, environmentalists say

 

National Group Hoping To Put An End To Children Working In Fields

 

October 10, 2011  

EDITORIAL

Wanted: Guest worker reform

With farmers struggling to find legal labor, we hope federal lawmakers find a way to benefit both employers and workers.

 

Farmers say stricter immigrant screening could hurt their businesses

 

Workers sue McDonald’s over penny per-pound pact

 

October 9, 2011  

Gov. Jerry Brown signs farmworker bill

 

October 7, 2011  

Alabama immigration law: Farmers get new help for harvest

 

October 6, 2011  

Meet The Child Workers Who Pick Your Food

 

October 5, 2011  

Hiring Locally for Farm Work Is No Cure-All

 

October 4, 2011  

Stop, look at march on knees

 

Feinstein pushes five-year guest worker program

Farmers fear labor shortage with E-Verify

 

Orleans may seek grant for farmworker housing

 

October 3, 2011  

Migrant school leaves one less worry for farmworker parents

 

Lungren pressing for farm worker provision in E-Verify bill

Rep. Lungren’s amendment provides for a guest worker program that would enable agricultural operations to hire seasonal work.


 

 
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