In response to recent E. coli outbreaks, corporate buyers
are pushing California farmers to rid their fields of all wildlife
and wild vegetation – despite the fact that this could make
the food supply even less safe.
by Li Miao Lovett,
May 26, 2008
The Western Growers Association says its farmers need
another 20,000 workers to harvest this winter’s crop, and
President Bush endorses the idea of a guest-worker program to make
it easier for migrant workers in the U.S.
by Tim Westby,
Feb 20, 2006