United Farm Workers
SALINAS, Calif. (AP) — On a windy morning in California’s Salinas Valley, a tractor pulled a wheeled, refrigerator-sized contraption over rows of budding iceberg lettuce plants. Engineers from Silicon Valley tinkered with the software on […]
OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — Farmworkers who fled a Ventura County strawberry field because of smoke from a wildfire have been told they can return and that their presumed firing was a misunderstanding. About 15 workers […]
President Obama was at LA Live last night holding fundraisers and will be leaving Beverly Hills this morning west on Santa Monica moving towards LAX, then later he is on to Keene, California via Air […]
What would have been the 85th birthday of United Farm Workers co-founder Cesar Chavez will be celebrated today and tomorrow. The late Latino civil rights leader helped start the UFW 50 years ago.