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September 2005

 

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September 30, 2005
Florida agricultural firm faces harassment suit

 

Florida minimum wage to go up by 26 cents in 2006

 

Five killed, six injured in south Georgia attacks


September 27, 2005
Farmworkers seek support, guidance from program
 

September 24, 2005
Guest Worker Proposal Gets Mixed Reviews
As details of Bush's plan emerge, some illegal immigrants embrace it. Others say they see no benefit. Advocates question its practicality.

 

September 23, 2005
Global Horizons settles with state

 

State agencies reach settlement with farm labor contractor
 
Bush, Rove Press Congress on Illegal-Worker Proposal

September 22, 2005
Border Policy Is Pinching Farmers

 

September 22, 2005
House to Act on Immigration This Year; White House to Insist on Guestworker Plan


September 18, 2005

Ripe crops languish in the fields
It's harvest time in the Central Valley, but where are the farmworkers?

 

September 17, 2005
Fern workers lack wash facilities
 

September 15, 2005
The Changing Face of Farm Labor
Frederick Dairy Reflects Growing Importance of Latino Immigrants

 
September 14, 2005
Gallo, Farm Union in Pact
The labor group hopes the contract will help build its presence

in the state's wine industry.
 

September 10, 2005
Ex-cane cutters sue for wages


September 9, 2005
Migrant workers to sue Osceola
 

September 8, 2005
Citrus grower gets top fine for fatal crash

 
The grapes of wrath, again
 The miserable state of California's farm workers


September 6, 2005

Union Organizers at Poultry Plants in South Find Newly Sympathetic Ears

 

Substandard housing battle could leave fern cutters homeless

 

September 3, 2005
Going Organic Can Shield Children From Pesticides

 

September 1, 2005
BRACEROS RECALL ILL TREATMENT IN U.S. WORKER PROGRAM