Latest News

Below are our latest news on important news and events relating to policy changes and issues affecting farmworkers and their families.

April 01, 2019

FARMWORKER JUSTICE TO RECOGNIZE
SOCIAL JUSTICE LEADERS AT ITS
2019 LOS ANGELES AWARDS 

 

March 21, 2019

Federal Court Rejects Growers’ Demands for Nationwide Wage Cut For Farmworkers at Employers under H-2A Agricultural Guestworker Program

A federal judge in Washington, D.C. has rejected the request by an agricultural employer association for a nationwide injunction to reduce the wage rates of tens of thousands of farmworkers employed by farm operators that use the H-2A agricultural guestworker program.

March 15, 2019

For Immediate Release— March 8, 2018          

Contact:

Andrea Delgado, Healthy Communities Legislative director, 202-230-6592

Virginia Ruiz, Farmworker Justice, 202-800-2520

Leydy Rangel, United Farm Workers, 760-899-4604

Farmworker and pesticide protections saved

Farmworker and environmental health advocates praise Senate for preserving pesticide rules