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AgJOBS Update and Action Alert for August 2007




January, 2010

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January 30, 2010  

Fate of New York farm bill uncertain

Day of rest, OT would be guaranteed


January 29, 2010

Farm worker’s family devastated by quake

Community offers support for seasonal worker


Holland man agrees to stop handling immigration documents, but denies he improperly represented himself


EPA to look into Kettleman health issues


Going ‘above and beyond’ in migrant education


In the Fields: Advocates keep eye on migrant students


January 28, 2010  

Local activist Graciela Martinez retiring from job with Proyecto Campesino


January 26, 2010  

Migrant students


In the Fields: Community caring


January 25, 2010  

In the Fields: Visas help build labor pool


In the Fields: Farm safety top priority


In the Fields: Farmworkers see abuse, fraud



Plowed under by Sampson: State Senate boss' lie buries hopes of farm worker bill


Griffo defends family farms, opposes Farm Labor Bill


Farmworkers bill still cultivating in Senate


Sanibelians collect used bicycles for Immokalee farm worker families


January 24, 2010  

In the Fields: Skilled hands, trained eyes


Migrant story


Freeze that killed crops leading to hiring freeze for farmworkers


January 22, 2010  

Committee OKs Farmworkers Fair Labor Practices Act


January 19, 2010  

RCMA calls for farmworker disaster help


Farmworker bill amended; resistance doesn’t fade away 


Farmworker diabetes risk linked to bad air


January 17, 2010

Nearly 1,000 attend bilingual Mass to remember Sister Cathy Gorman and her work  

'We want to keep her legacy going,' community says of Apopka nun


Local man's film highlights plight of migrant farm workers


January 16, 2010

Farmworkers struggle after freeze kills crops, wages


January 15, 2010  

Southwest Florida farmworkers lose work after cold spell


Immigrant sheepherders endure harsh work, low pay


January 14, 2010  

Lawsuit alleges Giumarra allowed sexual harassment


Farm owners plead guilty to forced labor charges


Polk County Migrant Workers Settle Class Action Wage Suit


January 13, 2010  

Lansing Chavez supporters gauge interest in naming street


Deal reached in lawsuit over Polk County migrant workers


Kern grower faces sexual harassment suit


January 11, 2009  

Pasco provides more rooms to seasonal workers


Owners fear impact of worker rights bill


January 9, 2010  

After migrant worker's farm death, advocates hope to bring changes


January 8, 2010  

Community Mourns Loss Of Sister Cathy Gorman


Caltrans removes migrant camps along Highway 76


Farmers across NY state rally in Albany

New farmworkers bill intended to level playing field


January 7, 2010

Sister Cathy Gorman, a 'fierce warrior' for Apopka farmworkers, dies Apopka nun was a relentless champion of the poor and disenfranchised for almost four decades.


VISION OF HOPE: Lions Clubs brings eye screenings, other services to migrant camp




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