California Growers Fear Pres. Obama’s Executive Action On Immigration Will Intensify Farm Labor Shortage
Thousands of the state’s farm workers, who make up a significant portion of those who will benefit, may choose to leave the uncertainty of their seasonal jobs for steady, year-around work.
A Central California farmworker whose arm was mangled in a watermelon harvesting machine is getting a $1 million settlement.
State workplace safety officials are investigating the death of a farm supervisor who died after passing out on a Salinas Valley farm.
A mountain of public comments submitted to state regulators condemned a new and highly toxic pesticide, methyl iodide, as too great a risk to farm workers and surrounding communities to be used on strawberry fields.