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AgJOBS Update and Action Alert for August 2007

 

 

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MAY, 2009

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May 31, 2009  

Chavez would take high road on Portland street renaming

 

May 30, 2009  

Last day forever for Delta Island School in San Joaquin County

 

Retiring educator was voice for migrant students

 

State enforces new rules to protect workers from heat-related illnesses.

 

May 29, 2009 
Rule Change for Workers on Farms
 

May 26, 2009

Proposed AgJOBS bill could harvest more workers

 

May 25, 2009 
Man dies after becoming stuck in farming equipment 
Ganges Township farm worker’s clothing entangled in machine

 

Congress weighs ag immigration law
Bill would allow route to citizenship, simplify H2 program

 

May 22, 2009
Cal-OSHA shuts down five more farm labor contractors
 

Farms shut down for no shade

 

Maine Department of Education to Pay United States $1.5 Million to Settle False Claims Involving Migrant Education Program

 

May 21, 2009  

Farmworker housing opens up to others

 

May 20, 2009  

Growing up in the fields motivated Immokalee grad

 

Farm contractor shut down over heat violations had no license

 

May 17, 2009

Boy Scouts offers migrant kids free membership

 

Reading program benefits migrant families

 

Migrant ministry offers assistance to those in need

 

Fields of fear for Colorado illegal farm laborers

For a group of farm laborers working in the U.S. illegally, it wasn't jail or deportation that scared them - it was their "contractor."

 

May 16, 2009  

Editorial

Harvest Kennedy's legacy: State Senate must pass farmworker rights bill

 

Editorial

Farms and Immigrants

 

Sen. Leahy proposes reforms for immigrant farm workers

 

May 15, 2009
Slain farmworker was stopped by anti-gang unit, Woodland police say

 

Feinstein introduces ag guest-worker bill
 

May 13, 2009  

Hurricanes pose special danger to Florida farm areas: blown pesticides, other toxic chemicals

 

Vermont dairy farms count on illegal immigrants

 

Charlotte, Vt., woman helps immigrant farm workers

 

Migrant education students enroll early at Hartnell in Salinas

 

Portland Planning Commission supports Chavez street name change

 

May 12, 2009  

State warns Immokalee farm but finds no serious violations during pesticide exposure investigation

 

Life is hard, but success is sweet for Manatee’s migrant graduates

 

May 10, 2009
19th annual event celebrates Mexican culture, aids Farmworker Ministry
 

May 8, 2009

Reclaiming the Legacy of César Chávez

 

May 7, 2009

Poor economy fails to stop plans for Farmworker Ministry Fiesta

 

May 6, 2009  

Suspect in heat death skips court  

2 others in farm worker case say third in Mexico

 

Migrant housing help in works

 

Vineyard worker dies after accident nearly severs his arm

 

IMMOKALEE: where fact and legend collide

 

Group Protests 'Inhumane' Farm Labor Conditions  

RJR Tobacco Says Group Needs To Turn Message Elsewhere

 

May 5, 2009  

Immigrants Return to the Fields

 

May 3, 2009
Flu delays migrant farm laborers
Tar Heel farmers who rely on help from Mexico get anxious as they prepare to plant tobacco.

 

Swine flu raises concern about trade, H-2A program

 

May 1, 2009  

Inspectors find pesticide violation at Immokalee farm

 

Federal judge not closing Duroville, cites lack of alternate place for its residents to live

 

Hog Farmers Not Alone Feeling H1N1 Pinch 
With Labor Supply From Mexico Cut Off, Fruit And Vegetable Farmers Suffering As Well

 

 

 
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