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AgJOBS Update and Action Alert for August 2007




MARCH, 2013

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March 30, 2013  

U.S. farmers, guest workers pay a price to stay legal  

Employers say guest visa rules are complex and costly. Labor groups say they fail to protect workers. Fixing things won't be easy.


March 29, 2013

Orendain shares experience in farmworkers’ union


On Chávez's birthday, UFW struggle goes on


March 28, 2013

Dispute over guest-worker program puts immigration talks at risk of delay




March 26, 2013

Salinas march emblematic of passion behind immigration reform struggle

UFW optimistic after statewide marches


March 24, 2013  

Activists honor legacy of César Chávez, push for immigration reform in Coachella


More than 200 march in honor of Cesar Chavez


Helping hand in Hastings


March 21, 2013  

Farmworkers Feed Nation, But Few Have Health Care


March 19, 2013

Feds hope Oregon blueberry farm labor fines were a lesson


Ag official says immigration reform must come soon


March 18, 2013  

Hundreds March on Publix Headquarters to Support Farmworkers

Company says labor issues between workers and their employers

Farmworkers protest outside Publix headquarters in Lakeland

In immigration fight, farm visas provide an opening

Farmers need more workers to harvest crops but say H2A visas that could help them are tangled in red tape. This issue could be a springboard for comprehensive immigration change.


The true Cost of Food: Immigration and Agricultural Workers


March 17, 2013

Farmworker's survivors get $1 million judgment after accident


Farmworkers to end 200-mile protest at Publix HQ in Lakeland A large rally is scheduled for Sunday at the Publix headquarters.


March 14, 2013  

Cesar Chavez's Grandson Recalls Labor Leader's Legacy


Protecting immigrant farm workers


March 11, 2013  

Bills would provide NY farm workers more rights


March 10, 2013  

Farmworkers in San Elizario find a home: Apartments offer affordable housing


March 9, 2013

Immokalee farmworkers group marks progress with march


March 4, 2013

Florida labor woes frustrate growers


March 3, 2013  

Marchers rally against Publix in Fort Myers


March 2, 2013  

Farmworkers need affordable housing, new study reports

Shelter costly for low-income families


March 1, 2013  

Lawyers Says DOL inspecting Columbia Gorge Farms


Immigration reform brings warnings from California agriculture





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