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Robot Harvester

Robot Lettuce Pickers In Salinas Point To Future Of Farming

Robotic farming could provide relief from recent labor shortages, lessen the unknowns of immigration reform, even reduce costs, increase quality and yield a more consistent product.

07/14/2013

A farmworker picks lettuce in a field. (Hector Mata/AFP/Getty Images)

Salinas Farmworker Dies In Near 100-Degree Heat

State workplace safety officials are investigating the death of a farm supervisor who died after passing out on a Salinas Valley farm.

10/03/2012

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