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February, 2009

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February 28, 2009
Farmworker union decries appointee

 

February 27, 2009

UFW fights firing of 8 workers by Tanimura & Antle

 

February 26, 2009  

Farmworker bill stifled in House committee 

Chandler sought to make it easier for employers to hire foreign guest workers

 

February 25, 2009  

Hillsborough Sheriff's Office Reaches Out To Migrant Workers

 

February 24, 2009  

Immigrants an increasingly important labor force in Wisconsin dairy

 

February 22, 2009

A ticket to America: 'sta bueno   The bracero and the boss played by the rules, and when they met again in Pacoima more than 50 years later, it was a hero's welcome for the rancher who helped a teenager get his green card.

 

In Loneliness, Immigrants Tend the Flock

 

February 20, 2009

Housing Proposal Will Get Review

 

Mixed verdict for rancher in migrant case  

Roger Barnett of Arizona must pay $73,000 to four immigrants after holding them at gunpoint, a jury finds, but he's cleared of violating their civil rights.

 

Farm Jobs Going To Residents Not Guest Workers

 

February 18, 2009
Jobs dry up for Valley farm laborers
 

Farmworker housing project receives one-year grant extension

 

Immigration reform advocates push forward in tough economy

 

February 16, 2009  

A new road to renaming a street for Chavez

 

Editorial  

Too many ifs hamper state labor recruiter idea

 

February 15, 2009

Area farm workers often must forgo safety to get to fields

 

February 14, 2009   

Economy's woes hit vineyard workers

Looking for work

 

February 12, 2009

Farmers back bill easing labor crunch

 

February 10, 2009  

Growers respond to human trafficking

 

Yakima tribal member's guest worker plan stalls

 

Activist quits water group's board after farmworker comments

His comments sparked dispute, Fresno protest rally.

 

Farms see big crop of workers  

Growers, once hurting for laborers, are benefiting from a migration as jobs in food service and construction dry up.

 

UFW presence at Visalia nursery on the line

 

February 9, 2009  

Farmers, labor clash over foreign workers  

Higher wages touted as alternative to importing help

 

Farm Workers Demand Apology from Environmentalist

 

February 8, 2009

Bills would let state step in to recruit foreign guest workers

 

Fresno's City Hall to be site of rally Environmentalist's comments about farmworkers incite.

 

February 6, 2009  

Crabbing's slim pickings

Shortage of visas means Mexican crab pickers may be shut out of Shore jobs

 

Controversial Comment about Farm Workers Outrages Community

 

Mexican laborers from WWII-era settle backpay case

 

February 5, 2009  

Workers cultivate new skills through nonprofit program

 

February 3, 2009  

Commission to determine fate of farm worker housing Proposed Palms of Pine Island project still being discussed

 

February 2, 2009  

Trafficking in the fields

 
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