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AgJOBS Update and Action Alert for August 2007

 

 

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OCTOBER, 2008

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October 31, 2008
La Clinica wins big grant
Kresge award is first from a foundation outside the region

 

October 30, 2008  

NYSSA ó Workers attending a meeting Tuesday at the Beef Northwest feedlot  . . . .

 

Chavez naming group submits signatures

 

October 29, 2008

Beef Northwest workers vote Nov. 7-9 on union

 

Santa Clara County supervisors to consider renaming part of Capitol Expressway in honor of Cesar Chavez

 

October 28, 2008  

Mexico expands eligibility for bracero payment

 

October 27, 2008

Braceros living in U.S. eligible for refunds

 

Farmers keep eye on immigration policy during election season

 

October 25, 2008
Mexican workers owed money from World War II
 

October 24, 2008

Nun develops community centers to serve Coachella Valley's Duroville, other migrant-labor neighborhoods

 

Farm labor contractor fined less than cost of the license he didn't buy

 

October 23, 2008  

Migrants honored for their successes at education conference

 

Consulate taking braceros' paperwork  

 

$17.3 million settlement doesn't help all braceros

 

October 22, 2008  

West Ottawa offers help to migrant families so students can continue education

 

Education Is Key To Success Story

 

October 21, 2008
Guest workers win in court over low pay
Increased rights from recent rulings in San Francisco and Atlanta, Georgia, may force a rethinking of this immigration program.

 

Weighing in on workers
In an effort to clamp down on illegal workers, the Yakama Nation is exploring plans to issue permits to non-Indians, similar to the federal government's H2A guest-worker program

 

Apple picker still at the top of his game
 

October 20, 2008
City to examine farmworker housing
 

October 19, 2008
Migrant education on the wane
 

October 18, 2008
Crack ring leader's home, labor camps auctioned

 

Labor violatorís camp goes on auction block
 

Smith food plant in U.S. Senate race spotlight
 

October 17, 2008  

Nursery will allow some migrant families to stay in housing

 

October 16, 2008  

Settlement Will Allow Thousands of Mexican Laborers in U.S. to Collect Back Pay

 

October 15, 2008 
Field work wanes, forcing migrant workers out earlier

 

Health care, education top issues for farm workers

 

Border Patrol's expanded operation irking farmers
 

October 14, 2008

WWII Era Braceros Win Access to Payroll Savings

Agricultural Workers Must File Claims With Mexican Embassy or Consul Office in U.S.

 

Disgruntled guest workers return home

 

Mexicans Can Seek Payments for U.S. Work in 1940s, Judge Rules

 

October 13, 2008
Farmworkers have fewer job options

 

Nearly two years after raids, questions remain
 

October 11, 2008

RCMA Centers Earn National Accreditation

 

October 9, 2008

State agrees to check farmworkers' papers

 

October 8, 2008

Farmworker housing plan gets final OK
Property owner donating land to construct 20 units east Ventura

 

October 7, 2008  

LI farmers worry over loss of workers

 

October 6, 2008

Migrant education on the wane

 

Duroville managers to present progress report today

 

October 5, 2008  

State considers cherry camp proposal

 

October 4, 2008  

Migrant Matrix helps agencies understand changing workforce

 

Guest worker program poorly run, critics charge

 

October 3, 2008
Jamaican minister prays, visits with apple pickers

 

Author does research as Yuma field worker
 

October 2, 2008  

Migrant work camp could be shuttered

County officials allow owner time to resolve road easement dispute

 

Governor vetoes several Valley-related bills

Farmworkers and raw-milk dairies are among affected groups.

 

Governor vetoes ag worker union bill

 

October 1, 2008  

Watsonville council incumbent Manuel Bersamin seeks housing options for farmworkers

 


 

 
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