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AgJOBS Update and Action Alert for August 2007

 

 

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SEPTEMBER, 2008

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September 30, 2008

Truck hits van, kills six in rural Glades County

 

Granddaughter tells of Chavez

Efforts to unite farmworkers heard at IPFW

 

September 29, 2008  

Saturday clinic to teach migrant farmworker youths basic fishing skills

 

Interview with farm workers bears no fruit

 

Braceros celebrate labor victory Festival has special significance after Mexico agrees to reimburse workers

 

September 24, 2008
Immigration enforcement is changing, growers told at Naples conference

 

Health Fair Worthy Of A Celebration

 

September 23, 2008
Lawmakers, Advocates Call for Stronger Enforcement of Child Labor Laws
 

September 22, 2008  

Migrant students visit capital

Summer leadership program provides encouragement for future goals

 

September 21, 2008 
Guest workers: They're here legally to do what we won't

 

St. Basil and other churches welcome migrants into family

 

Farm worker thefts prompt state police to assess relations with illegal immigrants

 

Illegal workers given permits
7 arrested Mexicans free to find jobs after agreeing to aid probe

 

Hard on the wrists and the shoulders
Apple-picking is demanding work, but it pays good, legal wages to Mexican migrants

 

Farm work brings many to county
 

September 20, 2008
U.S. agriculture needs foreign workers, grower says
 

Fear grows in 3 N.C. counties suffering from tainted wells
No-longer-used toxic pesticides are a legacy of peach orchards that sprawled across the region in past decades.

 

Former farmworker wins a national award

 

September 19, 2008
McHugh legislation would help dairy farmers
 

September 18, 2008  

Mexico’s inquiry faulted; lawyer slams police work in labor activist’s murder

 

Nolan hosts back-to-school night for migrant families

 

Migrant workers sue farm, grower over benefits

 

September 17, 2008

Migrant education effort lands contract

 

'Okies' and today's farm labor: Some things don't change

 

September 15, 2008
FLOC slaying probe moves to Toledo
Human rights attorney to interview victim’s friends, co-workers

 

September 14, 2008  

Forum pushes migrant issues

 

September 13, 2008

Mobile care for migrants

St. Joseph’s medical clinic goes where the need is greatest

 

Award-winning photographer David Bacon sheds light on the rich history of the Mexican farmworker

 

Florida farmworkers exploited, even enslaved

 

September 12, 2008  

Forum to discuss immigration issues

 

Activists try again to rename Portland street after Cesar Chavez

 

VWS camps offer safe haven

 

September 11, 2008

Ag-Mart workers testify

Parents of limbless boy tell of being sprayed with pesticide during work

 

September 10, 2008

Board will hear Ag-Mart laborers

Hearing under way in pesticide case

 

Union holds its own in Case Farm strike 

 

Agriprocessors execs face state child-labor charges; two also charged by feds

 

Whole Foods agrees to pay Immokalee tomato workers more

 

September 9, 2008  

Supporters of naming Dallas street after César Chávez cite his ties to city

 

September 8, 2008  

Tomato farmer taking a risk in hard times

 

September 7, 2008
More Latinos in WNC now have their own farms
 

September 6, 2008

Equal Voice convention targets immigration issues

 

September 5, 2008

Waiting for water: Deal sought for use of pipeline

Officials hope for quick solution to water issue

 

September 4, 2008  

Feds raid Sun Valley, 18 workers arrested

 

Group secures support for housing

$15.6M in tax credits set for Mecca farmworkers' home development

 

September 2, 2008  

Five to plead guilty on charges of enslaving immigrant laborers

 

Farmworkers leaving the Valley in search of jobs

 

September 1, 2008  

Ag workers' labor honored

Greenfield event brings 9,000

 

Author goes behind the scenes of migrant labor

 

Event honors farmworkers

Organizers spread word about heat safety rights

 

 


 

 
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