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January 11, 2018  

Farmworker shortage hits Monterey Bay

 

January 10, 2018  

Trump’s EPA Could Allow Teenage Workers To Handle Dangerous Pesticides

 

January 5, 2018  

Seasonal farmworker housing goes up in Central Washington  

At least a year behind its original schedule, Washington Grower League seasonal farmworker housing is under construction in Mattawa and is to open in April.

 

January 4, 2018  

Born in the U.S.A. and working in the fields — what gives?

 

January 2, 2018  

Curtis Dairy Farmer Accused of Racial Discrimination, Unpaid Wages

Boistfort Valley Dairyman Removed From Farm as Case Unfolds

 

December 29, 2017  

Farmworkers call for change in how Washington state processes injury claims  

Farm-labor advocates have gathered some 400 complaints from field and warehouse workers struggling with the state Department of Labor and Industries’ claim process or still suffering from injuries long after their claims were closed. L&I disputes that it is trying to minimize medical treatment

 

December 23, 2017  

Amid Thomas fire, farmworkers weather risks in Oxnard's strawberry fields

 

A business owner, a migrant farm worker: A tale of two Tennessee brothers

 

December 20, 2017  

Marana Unified helping migrant students succeed

 

State health agency adds chlorpyrifos to most dangerous chemicals list

 

December 19, 2017  

Schuette opinion: Not all farms must pay minimum wage

 

December 18, 2017  

Christmas tree cutters' labor fight shines light on holiday season's forgotten workers  

In the mountains of North Carolina, low-wage workers scored a hard-earned victory on safety and pay – but Republicans in the state are retaliating

 

December 13, 2017  

Working in farm fields during wildfire: 'It was full of smoke'

 

Farmworker Advocates Say New Pesticide Rules Not Strong Enough

 

December 12, 2017  

Women in low-wage US farm jobs say #MeToo

 

December 7, 2017  

Divided by deportation: Margarita Reyes Pacheco’s story is marked by immigration, family and hard work

 

Health Risks To Farmworkers Increase As Workforce Ages

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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