Health Risks To Farmworkers Increase As Workforce Ages

(By Sarah Varney for Kaiser Health News)

That bag of frozen cauliflower sitting inside your freezer likely sprang to life in a vast field north of Salinas, Calif. A crew of men and women here use a machine to drop seedlings into the black soil. Another group follows behind, stooped over, tapping each new plant. Continue reading article here…

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