Pickers Wade in Pesticides

From: Robina Suwol
Date: 10 Dec 2003
Time: 03:07:29
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7 December

Every day, farm workers like Cruz work beside machines that douse the crops with chemicals, then stick their hands through pesticide-coated plants to pick the fruits and vegetables that wind up on our tables.

Palm Beach Post, Florida
Part of a special investigation into the plight of immigrant farm workers

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