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AgJOBS Update and Action Alert for August 2007




March, 2009

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March 31, 2009

Immokalee workers may be denied water service


March 29, 2009  

Marchers honor Cesar Chavez in downtown Flint


San Bernardino interfaith event to honor Cesar Chavez


Downtown Sacramento parade celebrates all Cesar Chavez accomplished


Immigration reform advocates to march in Santa Rosa


Villa César Chávez residents mark namesake's birthday, legacy


March 28, 2009

Awards given in honor of Cesar Chavez


March 27, 2009

Cesar Chavez made a difference for all Latinos


Ag watches Sacramento for changes in union rules


Safe water to flow at migrant camp

Housing authority makes deal with fish and game department


March 26, 2009  

Crist first Florida governor to meet with farmworkers group since 1990s


Coalition of Immokalee Workers call meeting with Crist 'productive'


Migrant students find their voices during writing workshop


March 25, 2009  

Farmworker shelter advocates finding financing


Area farmers raise pitchforks at delays in guest worker reform


600 expected for Cesar Chavez march in Salinas 


Trustee gets in hot water over Chavez question  

E-mail asked whether farm labor leader was communist


San Jose council approves new effort to honor labor legend Cesar Chavez


March 24, 2009
Florida tomato growers create a foundation for farmworkers


Growers establish foundation for farmworkers


New foundation backed by Florida tomato growers issues first farm-worker grants


Winter farm labor supply in Mid-Columbia may dry up

March 21, 2009
Fates of many on line in 'Duroville' trial
Thousands might be left homeless if judge closes squalid park


March 20, 2009  

Kris Kristofferson to perform in benefit Concert for Farm Worker Housing Apr. 24


Florida Farm Bureau votes to join agriculture coalition


March 19, 2009  

California labor officials update heat-stress rules for farmworkers


March 18, 2009
Plan to build farmworker homes on Pine Island gets 'no' vote


State, ag groups hold heat-illness prevention seminars

March 15, 2009
A lot to work on in Buena
Grant and farm worker residents' volunteer labor will turn rocky ground into soccer field

March 14, 2009
Reno activist seeks 'Cesar Chavez Day'

Eva Longoria Parker to Executive Produce Child Farm Worker Documentary
‘Harvest' from non-profit production company Shine Global, will be ready in early 2010

Fed up with federal delay


Labor Secretary Proposes Suspending Farm Rules


March 10, 2009

Farm workers from Immokalee protest conditions


200 Immokalee farmworkers protest at Capitol, ask governor to support end to slavery


March 9, 2009

Bill introduced to create Cesar Chavez Day in California


March 8, 2009  

Health screenings, help offered to Immokalee farmworkers at free event


Of Milk and Mexicans

Vt. farms vexed by migrant dilemma  


March 5, 2009  

Foodies seek answers in Collier  

Celebrities visit Immokalee


140 bands, 30 acres, a lot of hope

Harvest of Hope brings national and local musical acts together at St. Johns County Fairgrounds


Modern-day slavery was focus of group’s tour of Immokalee


March, 2009

Politics of the Plate: The Price of Tomatoes

If you have eaten a tomato this winter, chances are very good that it was picked by a person who lives in virtual slavery


March 2, 2009  

Harvest of Hope Fest offers help for migrant workers


Farm worker housing project could be ready by June


Delta cutbacks put San Joaquin Valley farm town on edge


March 1, 2009

Homestead migrant daughter wins $12,000 scholarship

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