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Stories Tagged "migrant workers"

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Seed Company Sued by Migrant Workers in Michigan

posted on August 29, 2014 at 11:32 AM

Some Alabama Farmers Cut Back Crops, Citing Crackdown

posted on May 18, 2012 at 1:00 PM

ONEONTA, Ala. (AP) — Some Alabama farmers say they are planting less produce rather than risk having tomatoes and other crops rot in the fields a second straight year because of labor shortages linked to the state's crackdown on illegal... Full Story

Report Says Female Farmworkers Suffer Sex Abuse

posted on May 18, 2012 at 12:57 PM

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Female farmworkers across the United States are commonly sexually harassed and assaulted, in part because their immigration status makes them fearful of calling police, according to a report being released Wednesday by... Full Story

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