TITLE

Guest farmworkers get a new deal

AUTHOR(S)
Wilkison, Brett
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
High Country News;5/1/2006, Vol. 38 Issue 8, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the United FarmWorkers of America has signed a contract for the Global Horizons, one of the largest suppliers of foreign agricultural labor in western U.S. The company hires more than 4,000 workers in 28 states during peak harvest with a contract that guarantees medical care, work breaks, bereavement leave and the right to air grievances.
ACCESSION #
21184794

 

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