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AgJOBS Update and Action Alert for August 2007

 

 

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JUNE, 2008

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June 30, 2008
Brockport church helps migrant workers feel welcome

 

Crop workers at most risk for heat-related deaths
 

June 29, 2008  

Franklin County area farmers may have difficult time finding labor for harvest

 

June 28, 2008
Farm worker housing project built by diocese dedicated

 

Program works to bridge gap for migrant children

 

Arizona guest-worker bill dies without a floor vote
 

June 27, 2008  

Firings fuel immigration debate in Humboldt County

 

June 25, 2008  

Mexico’s ghost towns Emigration leaves communities without their most vital resource

 

June 24, 2008

Judge sides with farmworkers' suit

 

Campsite For Migrant Workers 

 

U.S. farmers want immigration changes

 

Farmworkers bracing for new ID rules

 

June 23, 2008

Court to review illegal working conditions claim

 

Laborers File Suit Over Inadequate Conditions During Extreme Heat

 

June 22, 2008  

Oregon agriculture faces migrant crackdowns  

New measures targeting illegal immigrants could hit every aspect of farming

 

Program helps farmworkers grow skills

College partners with Workforce Solutions, MET

 

Heat is farmworker's deadliest enemy

State ranks third on CDC's list

 

June 21, 2008  

Uncle of girl who died from heatstroke is fired

 

Blame for worker's death extends to many parties

 

Evelyn Ramirez, from fields to Ivy League

 

June 20, 2008
Heat makes picking crops a deadly job, study says
Despite reforms, farms in state rank No. 3 in heat-related deaths

 

Argument presented in farm-housing case

 

MiVia health program for migrants launches in S.J.

 

Mexican officials pressed on FLOC worker's slaying

 

Alliances card helps illegal immigrants obtain health care

 

State unveils new medical cards

 

How Do You Say Justice in Mixteco?
 

June 19, 2008

"teen died of job- related heat stroke...."

 

EPA decision near on pesticides' fate

 

Crop Workers Have Highest Heat-Related Death Rate

 

June 18, 2008
Sun Valley labor problem focuses on work authorization challenges
 

June 17, 2008

Education of migrants Students graduate despite obstacles Government programs help

 

Change is too slow in coming

 

June 16, 2008

Galt labor service idled

 

June 15, 2008

Farm laborers injured in rollover crash on I-84

 

June 14, 2008

County rejects workers' housing

 

June 13, 2008

Contractor that hired farmworker who died put out of business

 

California shuts down farm labor contractor

 

Labor contractor barred from fields

Atwater company employed teen who died last month

 

June 12, 2008  

One last season for cherry camp

New migrant housing project near Malaga will replace site near Pangborn airport

 

June 10, 2008

Labor inspectors root out violations along Central Valley back roads

 

Villanueva a champion for the have-nots

Yakima's Mario Villanueva recognized by Sen. Patty Murray for his tireless effort to provide affordable housing and education to disadvantaged farm workers

 

June 9, 2008
Farm Bureau: New immigration law means problems

 

Fuel costs weigh down migrants' trip north
 

June 8, 2008

Latin leaders look to aid state farms

They seek an easier path for their people to work in U.S.

 

June 5, 2008
Migrant-worker housing still needed, Olathe dorm still open

 

State to revoke license of farm labor contractor
Cal-OSHA continues probe into death of teen farmworker two days after she collapsed in the heat.


Farm workers hope bill, unity will harvest change

 

State adopts heat rules

 

Migrant farmworker's death in US highlights poor labour conditions

 

June 4, 2008
Farm labor sweep uncovers boy, 12, working in S.J. orchard

 

On march to honor farmworker, relatives call for reforms
 

June 3, 2008  

Marchers dwindle; commitment doesn't

 

June 2, 2008

500 march on behalf of fallen teen farm worker

 

June 1, 2008
Williams wary of immigration trouble after cannery raid

 

Manatee migrant numbers down

 

AGRICULTURE: Local farms, wineries feel effects of a labor shortage

 

Pilgrimage honors farm worker 
Walk from Lodi to Sacramento urges changes to labor law

 

Picking a fight at harvest time
Farmers fear a plan to hire Puerto Rican laborers could hurt production

 


 

 
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