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September 23, 2011

Catalán Farm Grows Food, Family, and Community

Take a virtual tour of Catalán Farm and read matriarch María Inés Catalán’s story about her family history, the origins of her farm, and her work in the community.

August 26, 2011

In Search of the Promised Tomatoland, Part 2: The Alternatives

Nobody wants mealy, chemical-laden, tasteless tomatoes grown by slave labor in Florida. But what are the alternatives?

August 19, 2011

In Search of the Promised Tomatoland, Part 1: The Problem

Learn about industrial Florida tomato farming in this article based on a panel with Tomatoland author Barry Estabrook and other farm and labor experts.

April 08, 2011

New Farmworker Report Paints a Big, Grim Picture

The report inventories labor laws in six states and sets a new baseline for farmworker advocates.

May 07, 2010

The Farm Intern Conundrum

A number of small-scale farms have been fined, and there’s a growing consensus among farmers that interns aren’t worth the risk.



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