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AgJOBS Update and Action Alert for August 2007




JULY, 2013

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July 30, 2013  

Farmworkers Face Silent Spring in the Fields


July 29, 2013  

White House Ties Immigration Overhaul to Farms


July 26, 2013  

Berry pickers return to work after second strike

Workers, Sakuma, reach agreement on price, still talking about other demands


July 25, 2013  

What We Learn From the Indigenous Farmworker Strike in Pac. Northwest


EPA’s Failure to Protect Children from Hazardous Pesticide Drift Challenged

Public interest groups urge immediate pesticide protections in areas where children live, learn and play


U.S. Immigration Reform May Bar South African Farmworkers


July 23, 2013

Pajaro Valley fields seeing shortage of farm labor Workers shopping around for best pay, conditions


July 22, 2013  

Skagit farmworkers go back on strike over wages


Celebrating farmworkers and families, and lending a hand


South Georgia farm worker killed by lightning 


July 18, 2013

Protecting farmworkers from toxic pesticide exposure


Will the Immigration Bill Help Migrant Farmworkers?


The Lessons of Belle Glade


July 17, 2013

Nation's Farmworkers Demand Protections From Toxic Pesticides

20-year delay on updating EPA rules leaves millions at risk


July 16, 2013  

Farmworker Activist Is Allowed to Stay, For Now


July 15, 2013  

Robots to revolutionize farming, ease labor woes


July 12, 2013  

Farm workers strike over wages, treatment

Workers angered over firing, demand higher wages


Toll of early-season crop freeze has affected local migrant farm workers as well as farmers


July 10, 2013  

Calif. shuts down farm operator in heat death case


One Vermont Town Fights a Farm to Improve Housing for Migrant Workers


Farmworker housing near Odabashian Bridge explored


July 9, 2013  

Worker death leads to shutdown


July 8, 2013  

Three Valley farmworker deaths possibly heat-related


July 7, 2013  

Editorial   Farmworker housing issues extend beyond center finances


July 6, 2013  

Settlement brings prevalence of farmworker abuse to light

Although the exact scope of sexual violence and harassment against agricultural workers is impossible to pinpoint, a yearlong investigation reveals persistent peril for women working in U.S. fields and food processing plants.


July 5, 2013  

Farmworker dies harvesting watermelons near Coalinga


July 3, 2013  

California recommends expansion of hazardous dump


July 2, 2013  

Local farmworker group gets medal

Roosevelt Institute honors campaign


New Mexico Farm Workers Forced To Work Dangerous Jobs For Little Pay


July 1, 2013  

From farmworker to activist: Danilo Lopez becomes focus of a cause  

Lopez crossed the border at 16. Now 23, he's an activist for immigration reform



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