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Latino Paradox Needs Attention From Latinos

October 10, 2017

Latino Paradox: Latinos Have Responsibility By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor The Latino

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Small Business Development Shines In Truckee

October 9, 2017

Small Business Development Center is Part of BlueTechValley By Jessica Theisman, Associate

“Waters of The State” is Severe for Ag

October 6, 2017

"Waters of the State" Offers New Regulations By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor California Ag

Latino Paradox is a Phenomenon

October 5, 2017

Latino Status Booming But Incomes Not Following By Melissa Moe, Associate Editor The Latino

Farmers Frustrated Over SGMA

September 29, 2017

CA Department of Water Resources Rolls Out SGMA Regulations at Meeting By Patrick Cavanaugh,

Washington Post Writer Sees Ag Issues with RAISE Act

September 22, 2017

Disconnect Exists with Urban Politicians, Ruben Navarrette says By Joanne Lui, Associate

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Farm Workers Strive For Success

September 21, 2017

Farm Workers and Dreamers Work Hard To Reach the American Dream By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News


Water Reductions Would Devastate Valley

September 18, 2017

Big Study Shows Loss to Central Valley Economy with Loss of Water By Patrick Cavanaugh. Farm News

Who Safeguards Farm Worker Rights? – Part 8

September 14, 2017

Pick Justice, Gerawan Farm Workers Protest Forced Unionization By Laurie Greene, Founding


Tony Francois Suggested Duarte Settle

September 11, 2017

Judge Refused to See New Evidence in John Duarte Trial, Forcing Him to Settle By Patrick Cavanaugh

Gerawan Farm Workers Protest at CA Supreme Court Hearing

Who Safeguards CA Farm Workers’ Rights? # 7 – CA Supreme Court

September 6, 2017

CA Supreme Court Hears Case of Gerawan Farming, Inc. vs. UFW/ ALRB   By Laurie Greene,

Who Safeguards CA Farm Workers’ Rights? Part 6 – Facts vs. PR

September 4, 2017

Refuting the Absurdities of UFW’s Press Release - Setting the Record Straight The following

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Who Safeguards CA Farm Workers’ Rights? Part 5

September 4, 2017

Post-Labor Day, Forced Unionization Hearing at CA Supreme Court   By Laurie Greene, Founding

Cannabis Regulations Needed

August 31, 2017

Regulations Needed to Protect Consumers, Workers By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor [caption

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Embattled Farmer John Duarte Defends Farming in Federal Court

August 12, 2017

Farmer Must Defend Plowing His Wheat Field By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News Director John Duarte,

ALRB member Isadore Hall III

Who Safeguards CA Farm Workers’ Rights? Part 4 – Motion to Disqualify ALRB Member Hall

July 21, 2017

ALRB Rejects Gerawan's Motion to Disqualify Isadore Hall III By Laurie Greene, Founding

Risk & Safety Manager Talks Heat Illness

June 21, 2017

Preventing Farm Worker Heat Illness By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News Director Part of a

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Family Tree Farm Sees Good Season Despite Labor Laws

June 19, 2017

Family Tree Farm Rising to Meet Challenges By Melissa Moe, Associate Editor New state labor

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Pyrethroid Review is Important

May 30, 2017

Be Thoughtful on Pyrethroid Review Comment Page By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News

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Who Safeguards California Farm Workers’ Rights? Part 3 – Bargaining in Bad Faith

May 26, 2017

What Does "Bad Faith" Mean? By Laurie Greene, Founding Editor Our ongoing coverage of