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Author: Laura Layden, Naples News [USA]
Florida farmworkers will get a long-awaited raise. On Tuesday, the leaders of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers and the Florida Tomato Growers Exchange shook hands and signed an agreement they described as nothing short of historic...They will pass...
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Author: Kristin Collins, News & Observer [No. Carolina, USA]
Tomato grower Ag-Mart [part of Procacci Brothers] will pay for the lifelong care of a field worker's child who was born with no arms and legs, lawyers said Monday. The Florida company agreed late Friday to settle a case brought by the parents of...
Author: Jordan Buckley, WireTap magazine [USA]
For farmworker Santiago Garcia, a Feb. 25 attempt to seek compensation for time worked allegedly prompted his crew boss at M.E.D. Farms in southwestern Florida to punch him repeatedly in the face, then brandish a foot-long knife and threaten him with...