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From Our Hands to Your Tables:  Juvenal Medrano, vegetables - From Our Hands to Your Tables:  Juvenal Medrano works for D’ Arrigo Brothers. He says, “Thanks to our union contract, I have insurance. Right now, we are picking this product that may be at your tables this #Thanksgiving. Lastly, I would like to thank our union because I will be paid that holiday. #ThankAFarmWorker #WeFeedYou / Juvenal Medrano trabaja para D 'Arrigo Brothers. Él dice:

From Our Hands to Your Tables: Juvenal Medrano, vegetables

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UFW member Martin Nambo, Vegetables - From Our Hands to Your Tables:  UFW member Martin Nambo works at D'Arrigo Brothers under a UFW contract. He shares, “This is mustard greens, a product that goes to many of your tables as consumers. Support it! Because of your support they are able to pay us this Thanksgiving holiday. Happy Thanksgiving! Support us!” #ThankAFarmWorker #WeFeedYou #Thanksgiving / El miembro de UFW Martin Nambo trabaja en D'Arrigo Brothers bajo un contrato de UFW. Él comparte,

UFW member Martin Nambo, Vegetables

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From Our Hands To Your Table: Esmeralda Vargas - From Our Hands To Your Table: Esmeralda Vargas is a daughter of Saul Vargas, who been a union member of the Monterey Mushrooms Watsonville for 18 years. Esmerelda is the winner of a UFW scholarship offered to union members and their families. Esmeralda shares, “I have personally worked in the fields and I know the hard work behind it. The food put out on your plate requires time, work and effort done by farm workers. Working in the fields was such a great experience. I learned a lot, especially how to value my education more. The United Farm Workers offers scholarships for students who seek a better education. I was a scholarship recipient and I thank the United Farm Workers for giving me a chance to reach a higher education. #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmWorker #Thanksgiving

Esmeralda Vargas es hija de Saul Vargas, miembro de La Unión, y el a trabajado para la compañía de Monterey Mushrooms por 18 años. Esmeralda fue recipiente de la beca de Unión de Campesinos. Esmeralda comparte con nosotros, “Hola mi nombre es Esmeralda Vargas y el contrato de Unión De Campesinos a beneficiado a mi y a mi familia. El contrato de Unión De Campesinos tiene muchos beneficios, algunos de ellos incluye días festivos pagados y aseguranza médica para la familia. Personalmente yo sé lo que es trabajar en el fiel y el esfuerzo que se requiere. La comida que ahora está en tu plato requiere mucho tiempo, trabajo y esfuerzo de los campesinos. Trabajando en el fiel fue una gran experiencia en donde aprendí de todo, especialmente en valorar el estudio. La Unión De Campesinos ofrece becas para los estudiantes que se quieren superar. Yo fui recipiente de la beca y le agradezco a La Unión De Campesinos por darme la oportunidad de estudiar en una universidad. Si Se Puede!”

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From Our Hands to Your Tables: David Gomez, Tomato - From Our Hands to Your Tables: David Gomez has been harvesting tomatoes at Gargiulo for six years. He is happy with his UFW contract because, “we have a pension plan for me to use when I retire. We work seasonally. I work about 300 hours and the company puts up the rest to complete 500 hours in order for me to qualify for the plan. If we did not have a contract with Cesar Chavez's UFW, we would not have this benefit.”  #ThankAFarmWorker #WeFeedYou #Thanksgiving / David González por 6 años a cosechado tomates en Gargiulo.  El esta feliz con su contracto de UFW porque, “Nosotros tenemos un plan de pensión que yo podre usar cuando me retire.  Nosotros trabajamos temporalmente.  Yo trabajo alrededor de 300 horas y la compañía provee el resto para completar las 500 horas para poder calificar para el plan.  Si nosotros no tuviéramos un contracto con Cesar Chavez UFW, nosotros no tuviéramos este beneficio.”

From Our Hands to Your Tables: David Gomez, Tomato

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From Our Hands to Your Tables: Dairy worker Candelario Guerra - From Our Hands to Your Tables: Oregon dairy worker Candelario Guerra is pleased with his UFW contract at Willow Creek Diary. He says, “I want to talk about my dental insurance. It is a very good insurance. I have gone 3 or 4 times to the dentist to have my teeth cleaned and to get some teeth taken out. In fact, the insurance has covered most of my payments.” #ThankAFarmWorker #WeFeedYou #Thanksgiving/Trabajador de lechería, Candelario Guerra esta complacido con su contracto UFW en Willow Creek Diary.  Ella dice, “Yo quiero hablar sobre mi a seguranza dental.  Es una muy buena a seguranza. Yo he visitado el dentista para recibir una limpieza dental y para extraer algunos dientes. De hecho, la a seguranza a cubierto la mayor parte de mis pagos.

From Our Hands to Your Tables: Dairy worker Candelario Guerra

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From Our Hands to Your Tables: Justino Castellon, Pesticide Ir... - From Our Hands to Your Tables: Farm work is very dangerous. But I am better protected because the UFW collective bargaining agreement provides for proper safety equipment. -Justino Castellon #ThankAFarmWorker #WeFeedYou  #Thanksgiving / El trabajo de campo es muy peligroso. Pero estoy mejor protegido porque el acuerdo colectivo que negocio la Unión de Campesinos de Cesar Chavez proporciona el equipo de seguridad adecuado.- Justino Castellon

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From Our Hands to Your Tables, Justo Tovar , Mushrooms - From Our Hands to Your Tables: Your #Thanksgiving gravy will taste better when you use union mushrooms. Let's give thanks to workers like Justo Tovar who picks mushrooms for Monterey Mushrooms, Inc., when we sit down at our holiday table. On an average day, Justo picks around 180-200 of these white baskets you see in this video. #ThankAFarmWorker #WeFeedYou / Su salsa de acción de gracias sabrá mejor cuando tu uses champiñones de la unión.  Vamos a agradecer a trabajadores como Justo Tovar quien cultiva champiñones para Monterrey Mushrooms, cuando nos sentemos en nuestra mesa del día festivo.  En un día promedio, Justo cosecha alrededor de 180-200 de estas canastas blancas que puedes distinguir en este video.

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From Our Hands to Your Tables:  Juan Manuel Rosales, Almonds - From Our Hands to Your Tables:  Juan Manuel Rosales works for the Wonderful Agricultural Management, LLC where he’s pruning almond trees. He usually works 9 hours a day, 6 days a week and prunes 130-140 trees a day. Juan shares that he & his co-workers work with great joy and enthusiasm because they have clean water, bathrooms and adequate shade in the hot season.. He says, this company is totally different from other companies where I have worked…it is a very nice place to work thanks to our union contract. #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving / Juan Manuel Rosales trabaja para la compañía Wonderful Company donde poda los arboles de almendras. Usualmente trabaja 9 horas al día, 6 días a la semana y poda entre 130 a 140 árboles al día. Juan nos comparte que él y sus compañeros trabajan con entusiasmo porque tiene agua limpia, baños y sombra adecuada duran la temporada de calor.  Él dice, “Esta compañía es totalmente diferente a otras compañías en las cuales he trabajado…es un muy buen lugar para trabajar gracias a nuestro contrato sindical”. #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving

From Our Hands to Your Tables: Juan Manuel Rosales, Almonds

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From Our Hands to Your Tables: Marco Antonio Aguilar Paredes, ... - From Our Hands to Your Tables: Marco Antonio Aguilar Paredes has been working for Countryside Mushrooms for 8 years. He tells other farmworkers, “I recommend for all of you to join the union.  It is a good contract with many benefits. It is something that will help change your lives for a better future.” #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving / Marco Antonio Aguilar Paredes ha trabajado en Countryside Mushrooms por 8 años. Él les comenta a otros campesinos, “Yo les recomiendo a todos a que se unan a la unión. Es un buen contrato con muchos beneficios. Es algo que cambiara sus vidas para un mejor futro”. #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving

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From Our Hands to Your Tables:  Montpelier Orchards Almond wor... - From Our Hands to Your Tables:  Montpelier Orchards Almond worker Armando Valladares is happy. He shares, “Thanks to the Cesar Chavez's union and the union contract that we have, we are going to get #Thanksgiving Day off. We now get paid holidays to spend time with our family.” #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker / Armando Valladares, trabajador de Montpelier Orchards Almond, está feliz. Él nos comparte, “Gracias a la unión de Cesar Chávez y al contrato sindical que tenemos. Ahora se nos pagan los días festivos para pasar tiempo con nuestras familias”. #Thanksgiving Day #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker

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From Our Hands to Your Tables: Eliza Alvarez - From Our Hands to Your Tables: Eliza Alvarez shares, “I am extremely happy to be a member of the Cesar Chavez Union. I have received many benefits, such as dental insurance. It has covered more than nine hundred dollars - covering dental crowns and dental checkups. I thank god in this month of giving thanks.” #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving / De nuestras manos a sus mesas: Eliza Álvarez comparte, “Estoy muy feliz de ser miembro de la unión de Cesar Chávez. He recibido muchos beneficios, tal como Seguro dental. Me ha cubierto más de $900 – cubriendo mis chequeos dentales y coronas. En este mes de dar gracias agradezco mucho a dios. #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving

From Our Hands to Your Tables: Eliza Alvarez

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From Our Hands to Your Tables: Maria Guadalupe - From Our Hands to Your Tables: Maria Guadalupe shares how she likes the paid holidays her UFW contract assured her. Si Se Puede! #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving/ De nuestras manos a sus mesas: María Guadalupe nos comparte como le gusta los días feriados pagados que le asegura su contrato de la UFW. ¡Si Se Puede! #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving

From Our Hands to Your Tables: Maria Guadalupe

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From Our Hands to Your Tables: Irma Campos - From Our Hands to Your Tables: Irma Campos shares,”Thank you for supporting Cesar Chavez Union, I am with them. Thanks to the contract I have with them vacations are paid for and many other benefits. #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving / De nuestras manos a sus mesas: Irma Campos comparte, “Gracias por apoyar la unión de Cesar Chávez, yo estoy con ellos. Gracias al contrato que tengo con ellos las vacaciones son pagadas al igual que otros beneficios”. #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving

From Our Hands to Your Tables: Irma Campos

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From Our Hands to Your Tables: Pedro Gomez, broccoli - From Our Hands to Your Tables: Pedro Gomez picks broccoli for D’Arrigo Brothers. He shares he is very pleased with the benefits of his contract and invites other farm workers to join “because you don't imagine the unity and force it has on us.” #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving / De nuestras manos a sus mesas: Pedro Gómez cosecha el broccoli para D’Arrigo Brothers. Él nos comparte que está muy complacido con los beneficios de su contrato he invita a otros campesinos a que se unan, “Porque no se imaginan la unidad y fuerza que tiene en nosotros”. #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving

From Our Hands to Your Tables: Pedro Gomez, broccoli

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From Our Hands to Your Tables: Vegetable worker Efren Fraide - From Our Hands to Your Tables: Vegetable worker Efren Fraide has worked for D’Arrigo Brothers for 40 years & is thankful for the law the UFW fought for that allowed him to get his 1st contract. So many of you out there have helped farm workers like Efren. Can you tell some of your stories in the comments? #ThankAFarmworker #WeFeedYou #Thanksgiving / Efrén Fraide trabajador de verduras ha trabajado para D’Arrigo Brothers por 40 años y está agradecido con la UFW por luchar por la ley que le permitió obtener su 1° contracto. Muchos de ustedes han ayudado a campesinos como Efrén. ¿Podrías contar tus historias en los comentarios? #ThankAFarmworker #WeFeedYou #Thanksgiving

From Our Hands to Your Tables: Vegetable worker Efren Fraide

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From Our Hands to Your Tables: Vegetable worker Odelia Aldana - From Our Hands to Your Tables: Vegetable worker Odelia Aldana has been working for D’Arrigo Brothers for 22 years. She is very pleased with the benefits her UFW contract provides as well as the respect and dignity the workers are now guaranteed. #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving / De nuestras manos a sus mesas: Odelia Aldana trabajadora de la verdura ha trabajado en D’Arrigo Brothers por 22 años. Esta muy complacida con los beneficios de su contrato de la UFW y con el respeto y dignidad que ahora se les garantiza a los trabajadores. #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving

From Our Hands to Your Tables: Vegetable worker Odelia Aldana

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From Our Hands to Your Tables: Cristina, wine grapes - From Our Hands to Your Tables: Have you ever tried Papagni Wine? Cristina is one of the workers who helps bring it to your table and wants to tell you why her contract is so important to her.  #ThankAFarmworker #WeFeedYou #Thanksgiving / ¿Han probado el vino Papagni? Cristina es una de las trabajadoras que ayudan a ponerlo en tu mesa y quiere decirte porque su contrato es tan importante.  #ThankAFarmworker #WeFeedYou #Thanksgiving

From Our Hands to Your Tables: Cristina, wine grapes

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From Our Hands to Your Tables: Martin Vera, Livingston - From Our Hands to Your Tables: Martin Vera is very happy with the union. He shares, my daughter applied for a UFW scholarship and she won it. We feel very good. The money that she won has helped with studies. I invite all my coworkers to continue joining us. #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving

From Our Hands to Your Tables: Martin Vera, Livingston

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From Our Hands to Your Tables: Clara - From Our Hands to Your Tables: Clara, a Livingston area worker shares, Thanks to my union contract, I have respect in my work.  I wish you a happy Holiday Season.#WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving / Clara, una trabajadora del área de Livingston nos comparte, gracias a mi contrato de unión, se me respeta en el trabajo. Les deseo unas felices fiestas navideñas. #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving

From Our Hands to Your Tables: Clara

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From Our Hands to Your Tables:; Jaime Núñez, Lettuce - From Our Hands to Your Tables: Who is going to have a salad on their #Thanksgiving table? Check out the speed that Jaime Núñez picks lettuce for D’Arrigo Brothers under a UFW contract. #ThankAFarmworker #WeFeedYou #Thanksgiving / ¿Quién va a comer ensalada en acción de gracias? Mira la velocidad con la que Jaime Núñez cosecha la lechuga para D’Arrigo Brothers bajo un contrato de la UFW #ThankAFarmworker #WeFeedYou #Thanksgiving

From Our Hands to Your Tables:; Jaime Núñez, Lettuce

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Miguel Velasquez, Almonds - From Our Hands to Your Tables: Miguel Velasquez is a tractor driver at Montpelier Orchards where he works 9-10 hours a day, six days a week in the almonds.  Here he is driving the tractor w/the attached trailer getting ready to move heavy equipment. Miguel, a father of 5, is very pleased with his UFW contract that provides him medical for his whole family and other benefits.#WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving/ De nuestras manos a sus mesas: Miguel Velásquez es chofer de un tractor en Montpelier Orchards donde trabaja de 9 a 10 horas al día 6 días a la semana en las almendras.  Aquí está manejando el tractor con el tráiler adjunto, preparándose para mover el equipo pesado. Migue, padre de 5, está muy complacido con su contrato de la UFW que le provee seguro médico para toda su familia al igual que otros beneficios #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving

Miguel Velasquez, Almonds

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From Our Hands to Your Tables: Magdalena Ayala - From Our Hands to Your Tables: Magdalena Ayala says shares that she is glad she’s a member of the UFW. She says, “ I am thankful for the benefits they provide us with. Happy Thanksgiving.#WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving / De nuestras manos a sus mesas: Magdalena Ayala comparte que le alegra ser miembro de la UFW.  Ella dice, “Estoy agradecida con los beneficios que nos provee. Feliz día de acción de gracias”. 
Thanksgiving. #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving

From Our Hands to Your Tables: Magdalena Ayala

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From Our Hands to Your Tables: Reynaldo Nava, Blueberry Worker - From Our Hands to Your Tables: Blueberry pie is great. And now under a new UFW contract working is the blueberries is great too. Reynaldo works hard picking this sweet fruit & is pleased with the respect workers are given under a UFW contract. #ThankAFarmworker #WeFeedYou #Thanksgiving / El pie de arándano azul esta delicioso. Y ahora bajo un nuevo contrato de la UFW, cosechar el arándano azul también es bueno. Reynaldo trabaja arduamente cosechando esta dulce fruta y está satisfecho con el respeto que los trabajadores reciben bajo el contrato de la UFW #ThankAFarmworker #WeFeedYou #Thanksgiving

From Our Hands to Your Tables: Reynaldo Nava, Blueberry Worker

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Fortunato Tapia - From Our Hands to Your Tables: Fortunato Tapia picks the grapes that produce Washington State’s Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery's wine. He says to all of those who are watching his video, that we invite you to try the wine that we make here. #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving / Fortunato Tapia cosecha las uvas que producen el vino de Chateau Ste. Michelle en el estado de Washington. Les pide a todos mirando este video, que prueben el vino que hacemos aquí. #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving

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From Our Hands to Your Tables: Farm worker Ernesto Pacheco, Co... - From Our Hands to Your Tables: Working in Coachella CA is hard work. The temperature often goes above 120° in the summer. Farm worker Ernesto Pacheco talks about how pleased he is with the medical plan he gets under his UFW contract. #ThankAFarmworker #WeFeedYou #Thanksgiving / Trabajar en Coachella CA es un arduo trabajo. Muy a menudo las temperaturas sobrepasan 120° en el verano. El campesino Ernesto Pacheco habla de lo complacido que esta con su plan médico que recibe bajo su contrato de la UFW #ThankAFarmworker #WeFeedYou #Thanksgiving

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From Our Hands To Your Tables: Guillermo Garcia, vegetable worker - From Our Hands To Your Tables: Oxnard vegetable worker Guillermo Garcia shares how his favorite part of having a UFW contract is how he could speak directly with the supervisor without being afraid of being fired like other farm workers without the union. #ThankAFarmworker #WeFeedYou #Thanksgiving / Guillermo García trabajador de la verdura en Oxnard nos comparte como su parte favorita de tener un contrato de la UFW es el poder hablar directamente con su supervisor sin tener miedo a ser despedido como muchos campesinos sin contrato sindical. #ThankAFarmworker #WeFeedYou #Thanksgiving

From Our Hands To Your Tables: Guillermo Garcia, vegetable worker

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From Our Hands to Your Tables: Sergio Ortiz - From Our Hands to Your Tables: Sergio Ortiz says #SiSePuede to his union benefits and wants to thank the UFW, all his union brothers and sisters and everyone that is part of the movement.  #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving  / Sergio Ortiz dice #SiSePuede a los beneficios de la unión y quiere agradecer la UFW, todos sus hermanos sindicales y a todos los que son parte de este movimiento. #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving

From Our Hands to Your Tables: Sergio Ortiz

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From Our Hands To Your Tables: Mushroom worker Saul Vargsas, M... - From Our Hands To Your Tables: Mushroom worker Saul Vargsas is proud of the benefits of his UFW contract including how it offers a scholarship program. He is even prouder of his daughter Esmerelda winning one of these scholarships and going to college. Let’s thank farm workers like Saul by buying the product they work so hard to bring to our tables this #Thanksgiving season. #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker / Saul Vargas, trabajador del hongo, está orgulloso de los beneficios de su contrato de la UFW incluyendo el programa de becas que ofrece. Esta aún más orgulloso de su hija Esmeralda por haber Ganado una de estas becas para la universidad. Agradezcamos a los campesinos como Saul al comprar el producto que ellos arduamente cosechan para que llegue a nuestras mesas en esta temporada festiva. #Thanksgiving  #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker

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From Our Hands to Your Tables: Listen to UFW member Anthony Le... - From Our Hands to Your Tables: Listen to UFW member Anthony Lee Corley talk about his #UFW contract. He advises everyone to come together as a unit, as a foundation, so tht we can make our union stronger. #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving / Escucha hablar al miembro de la UFW, Anthony Lee Corley, acerca de su contrato sindical. Él aconseja a todos a que se unan, como una base, para poder hacer la unión aún más fuerte. #WeFeedYou #ThankAFarmworker #Thanksgiving

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From Our Hands to Your Tables: Miguel Martinez, Lettuce Worker - From Our Hands to Your Tables: Check out the romaine lettuce we enjoy in our salads from a farm worker’s perspective. Miguel stacks an average of 3,000 boxes per day at D’Arrigo Brothers, where he has a UFW contract. Each box weighs from 38-42lbs.  Listen to Miguel talk about his contract and then join us in thanking Miguel for all his hard work! #ThankAFarmworker #WeFeedYou #Thanksgiving / Revisemos la lechuga romana que tanto nos encanta desde la mirada de un campesino. Miguel apila en promedio 3,000 cajas por día en D’Arrigo Brothers donde la UFW tiene un contrato. Cada caja pesa entre 38 a 42. ¡Escucha a Miguel hablar de su contrato y luego únete a nosotros para agradecer a Miguel por su arduo trabajo! #ThankAFarmworker #WeFeedYou #Thanksgiving

From Our Hands to Your Tables: Miguel Martinez, Lettuce Worker

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From Our Hands to Your Table: Alejandro Rivera Lopez - From Our Hands to Your Table: Have you ever eaten a cactus prickly pear? Yum. Let's  #ThankAFarmworker like Alejandro  who picks the prickly fruit for the company D’Arrigo Brothers. Here Alejandro shares how pleased he is with his medical plan. #WeFeedYou #Thanksgiving / ¿Han comida una tuna? ¡Que rico! Agradezcamos los campesinos como Alejandro quien cosecha esta fruta espinosa para la compaña D’Arrigo Brothers. Alejandro nos comparte lo satisfecho que esta con su plan médico. #ThankAFarmworker #WeFeedYou #Thanksgiving

From Our Hands to Your Table: Alejandro Rivera Lopez

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From Our Hands to Your Table: Baldomero Perez, Blueberry Worker - From Our Hands to Your Table: Blueberry Baldomero Perez shares how his life has improved under his #UFW contract. #ThankAFarmworker #WeFeedYou #Thanksgiving / Baldomero Pérez trabajador del arándano azul, comparte como su vida ha mejorado bajo su contrato de la #UFW #ThankAFarmworker #WeFeedYou #Thanksgiving

From Our Hands to Your Table: Baldomero Perez, Blueberry Worker

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URGENTE - Hay Asistencia de desastre para los afectados por los incendios, incluyendo los condados de Butte, Lake, Mendocino, Napa, Nevada, Sonoma, y Yuba / URGENT - There is disaster assistance for those affected by the fires, including Butte, Lake, Mendocino, Napa, Nevada, Sonoma, and Yuba counties.

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UFW member Edgar Martinez took this video when the fire started in Napa on October 8th.  He & his crew were working at night harvesting wine grapes. #WeFeedYou

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Amadeo sent in this video from the Oxnard area where he is working picking strwberries. He shares, “Hello friends, no human being is illegal. We are all descendants of immigrants. Our hands are the hands that harvest the crop. Without them, who will feed America? Viva Los Campesinos! #WeFeedYou / Hola saludo compañero. Ningún ser humano es ilegal. Todos somos descendientes de inmigrantes. Estas son las mano que levantan la cosecha. Sin ellos quien realizará los trabajos del campo. Quien alimentará América. Viva Los Campesinos! #WeFeedYou

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Amadeo says, Greetings from the winder strawberry harvest in Oxnard CA #WeFeedYou / Saludo desde Oxnard en la pisca de fresa de invierno.

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Abraham Garcia son of Octavio Garcia Farfan worker from Wonderful Company talks about the #UFW scholarship he just was awarded. / Abraham Garcia hijo de Octavio García Farfan trabajador de la Wonderful Company habla de la beca de la UFW que acaba de recibir. #WeFeedYou

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Norma sent us this video from where she was picking and packing watermelon last week in Mendota CA #WeFeedYou

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Irma sent us this video where she and her crew are hammering in supports and staking young fruit tees in Buttonwillow CA. #WeFeedYou

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Andy says hello from where we are harvesting pistachios at night in Madera, CA. #WeFeedYou

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Miguel Ramirez works under a UFW contract at D'Arrigo Bros. He is proud of his UFW contract that gives him paid holidays, including the recent Labor Day holiday. Si Se Puede! #WeFeedYou

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Elkhart County, Indiana - Jesusa shares: O ur brothers working hard so that you have food on your table, early to work late to come home. #WeFeedYou  #farmworkers  #respect #dignity #immigrants #Haiti #jamaican

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Jennings, Florida: Alfredo Hernández shared this video where he and his coworkers are fixing  the cherry tomato fields after the Hurricane Irma. #WeFeedYou

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Workers from Haiti and Jamaica work very hard to pick apples so that you can make your apple pie, apple cobbler and apple fritters! #WeFeedYou #farmworkers #respect #dignity #immigrants. Thank you Jesusa for this video from Elkhart County, Indiana.

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#UFW spokesperson Marc Grossman joined Central Valley and Central Coast farm worker community activists and their allies on Friday at California Environmental Protection Agency headquarters in Sacramento urging the state to #banchlorpyrifos, a pesticide known to cause brain damage in children. Full statement @ http://ufw.org/calepa91517

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Amadeo shares: Hello, From Oxnard, where we're working on the plant, cutting strawberry guides for the winter strawberry season. #WeFeedYou / Amadeo comparte: Hola, desde  Oxnard, donde trabajamos en la planta, cortando guias de las fresas para la temporada de invierno. #WeFeedYou

Amadeo shares: Hello, From Oxnard, where we're wor...

Michelle & Isidro sent us this video from where they were picking grapes in Lindsay CA yesterday with weather in the 90's. They picked 71 boxes that weighed 21-22 pounds each, in the 7 1/2 hrs they worked. That's 1,500+ lbs of grapes. The truck the men are loading in this picture holds 1,200 boxes of grapes. Let's hear it for the folks who labor so hard so consumers can enjoy a sweet summer treat. #WeFeedYou / Michelle e Isidro nos enviaron este video de donde estaban recolectando uvas en Lindsay CA ayer con el tiempo en los 90's. Escogieron 71 cajas que pesaban 21-22 libras cada una en las 7 1/2 horas que trabajaron. eso es 1.500 libras de uvas. El camión que los hombres están cargando en esta imagen contiene 1.200 cajas de uvas. Celebremos la gente que trabajan tan duro para que los consumidores pueden disfrutar de las dulces uvas de verano.#WeFeedYou

Michelle & Isidro sent us this video from where th...

A farm worker sent us this video from Ventura County of the kale and tuscan kale he is getting ready to harvest. #WeFeedYou / Un campesino nos envió este video desde el Condado de Ventura acerca de la col rizada y la col rizada de Toscana que se está preparando para cosechar. #WeFeedYou

A farm worker sent us this video from Ventura Coun...

El  abogado de la UFW Mario Martínez, se dirige a 100s de campesinos que viajaron a San Francisco a la audiencia de Corte Suprema de California, apoyando su ley de mediación.

El abogado de la UFW Mario Martínez, se dirige a...

UFW attorney Mario Martinez addresses 100's of farmworkers who traveled to SF for CA Supreme Court hearing supporting their mediation law

UFW attorney Mario Martinez addresses 100's of far...

Hundreds of workers in the  Supreme Court of California

Hundreds of workers in the Supreme Court of Calif...

Farm workers in the  Supreme Court of California  supporting the Mediation Law

Farm workers in the Supreme Court of California ...

Hi, Good afternoon.  My name is Lourdes Cardenas and I work for a company called Papagni.  I am going this Tuesday so that the Mediation Law stays.  They want to take that law away because that law benefits many farm workers.  Without this law, we cannot have many benefits such as good salaries, respect and many other benefits.  We want this law to stay so that many more farm workers continue to organize to have better salaries, have respect and many benefits.

Hi, Good afternoon. My name is Lourdes Cardenas a...

UfW President Arturo S. Rodriguez celebrating Labor Day in Los Angeles. 2017

UfW President Arturo S. Rodriguez celebrating Labo...

Michelle and her family sent up this video where they are hard at work in the grapes. The temp was 100° at the time this video was taken on Friday in Famoso, CA. Michelle shares it's  hella hot and we were sweating. #LaborDay #WeFeedYou

Michelle and her family sent up this video where t...

Michelle sent up this video where she is hard at work in the grapes. The temp was 100° at the time it was Friday in Famoso, CA & she says it's  hella hot right now we r swetting on #LaborDay #WeFeedYou

Michelle sent up this video where she is hard at w...

Hernaon shared this video where he is harvesting celery today on #LaborDay #WeFeedYou

Hernaon shared this video where he is harvesting c...

UFW #LaborDay action in Madera

UFW #LaborDay action in Madera

UFW #LaborDay action in Madera

UFW #LaborDay action in Madera

Es muy posible que en los siguientes días Presidente Trump eliminará #DACA, el programa que da un permiso de trabajo y protección de deportación a más de 800,000 jóvenes indocumentados. La UFW y nuestra organización hermana UFW Foundation (La Fundación UFW)  quieren recordarles que TODOS tienen derechos, no importa su estatus legal. Para informarse sobre sus derechos, llame a La Fundación UFW 1-877-881-8281

Es muy posible que en los siguientes días Preside...

It's very possible that in the next few days President Trump will eliminate #DACA, the program that provides work permits and protection from deportation to over 800,000 undocumented youth. The UFW and our sister organization the UFW Foundation want to remind everyone that you have rights, regardless of your immigration status. To get more informed about your rights, call the UFW Foundation at 1-877-881-8281

It's very possible that in the next few days Presi...

Amadeo says,

Amadeo says, "From Oxnard, we are ready for the ne...

María works near Cloverdale, CA for Gallo Vineyards in Sonoma County. here she us removing the extra grapes on un-ripened vines. She does this because otherwise the main bundle on the vine wouldn't mature in time for the harvest. To buy products that are produced by workers like Maria who are under UFW contract go to: http://ufw.org/organizing/ufw-labels/ #WeFeedYou

María works near Cloverdale, CA for Gallo Vineyar...

Thanks Jesusa for this video from Fulton County, Indiana. Tomato pickers pick the tomatoes for your salsa and any other foods that include them. Remember their hard work the next time you eat a tomato. These temporary Indiana Hoosiers will be leaving the state soon. #farmworkers #respect #dignity #immigrants #WeFeedYou

Thanks Jesusa for this video from Fulton County, I...

Vicky sent us this video of the grape harvest in Wasco where it is supposed to reach 101 degrees today and 107 by Sunday. Please drink lots of water Vicky and take your rest breaks guaranteed by law. #WeFeedYou / Vicky nos envió este video de la vendimia en Wasco, donde se supone que alcanzará los 101 grados hoy y 107 el domingo. Por favor, tome mucha agua Vicky y tome sus descansos garantizados por la ley. #WeFeedYou

Vicky sent us this video of the grape harvest in W...

Alberto is working near the town of Sonoma, in Gallo of Sonoma, pruning and preparing the century old Vineyards for this year's harvest. To find products harvested by Alberto & other workers under UFW contract go to  http://ufw.org/organizing/ufw-labels/ #WeFeedYou

Alberto is working near the town of Sonoma, in Gal...

Gallo of Sonoma worker Ofelia Núñez is hard at work in Healdsburg CA setting the newly grown vines in place so the vines grow in the desired direction for future pruning &  harvesting. #WeFeedYou To buy products that are produced by workers like Ofelia who are under UFW contract go to: http://ufw.org/organizing/ufw-labels/

Gallo of Sonoma worker Ofelia Núñez is hard at w...

Join us in a shout out to Yessi and her co-workers who sent us this video from where they were laboring in the table grape harvest near Bakersfield CA yesterday. The high was 102.  #WeFeedYou / Únete a nosotros en celebración a Yessi y sus compañeros de trabajo que nos envió este video de donde estaban trabajando en la cosecha de uva cerca de Bakersfield CA ayer. La máxima temperatura fue de 102. #WeFeedYou

Join us in a shout out to Yessi and her co-workers...

Amadeo shares,

Amadeo shares, "Today in Oxnard we started plantin...

Elkhart County Indiana, migrant farm workers from Haiti, Mexico and the Valley of Texas work picking zucchini so that you can enjoy your zucchini bread and stir fry. #WeFeedYou #farmworkers #respect #dignity #immigrants / Condado Elkhart en Indiana, trabajadores agrícolas migrantes de Haití, México y el Valle de Texas trabajan recolectando calabacitas para que pueda usted disfrutar de su pan de calabacita y sus comidas fritas en aceite . #WeFeedYou #farmworkers #respect #dignity #immigrants

Elkhart County Indiana, migrant farm workers from ...

Enjoying that evening glass of wine? Let's give a big cheers to Guadalupe and Aristeo who are laboring at St. Supery Vineyards, covering the wine grapes with a mesh to protect them from the scorching sun. Temperatures in Pope Valley reaching 92 degrees Friday, when this was taken with a high humidity. Luckily they work under UFW contract where heat protection laws are taken seriously and workers get trainings, cold water,  shade and breaks. To find products produced by UFW union workers go to: http://ufw.org/organizing/ufw-labels/ #WeFeedYou

Enjoying that evening glass of wine? Let's give a ...

Affected garlic worker describes pesticide poisoning that occurred today, Aug 2, 2017. Video by UFW Foundation #WeFeedYou

Affected garlic worker describes pesticide poisoni...

Ana Collado Alvarez is working in Gallo of Sonoma, in Cloverdale, CA., where temperatures reached 93 at the time the pictures were taken (103 F now).  Ana is replacing worn irrigation hoses that keep the plants hydrated. #WeFeedYou / Ana Collado Alvarez está trabajando en Gallo de Sonoma, en Cloverdale, California donde las temperaturas llegaban a 93 en el momento en que se tomaron las fotos (103 F ahora). Ana está reemplazando las mangueras de riego desgastadas que mantienen las plantas hidratadas. #WeFeedYou

Ana Collado Alvarez is working in Gallo of Sonoma,...

Strike happening NOW at Premier Raspberries, Watsonville, CA #WeFeedYou/ Hay una Huelga AHORITA en Premier Raspberries, Watsonville, CA #WeFeedYou

Strike happening NOW at Premier Raspberries, Watso...

Strike happening NOW at Premier Raspberries, Watsonville, CA #WeFeedYou / Hay una Huelga AHORITA en Premier Raspberries, Watsonville, CA #WeFeedYou

Strike happening NOW at Premier Raspberries, Watso...

Strike happening NOW at Premier Raspberries, Watsonville, CA #WeFeedYou / Hay una Huelga AHORITA en Premier Raspberries, Watsonville, CA #WeFeedYou

Strike happening NOW at Premier Raspberries, Watso...

Many of the fruits and vegetables we eat are covered in #chlorpyrifos, a pesticide chemical safety experts called unsafe but EPA refused to ban. We’re fighting EPA's unconscionable decision in DC this week! http://bit.ly/2nO5rFF #BanChlorpyrifos #SiSePuede

Many of the fruits and vegetables we eat are cover...

Wine grape worker hard at work in Petaluma, CA removing unwanted foliage to improve quality of the ripening fruit. #WeFeedYou / Trabajador de la uva de vino trabajó duro en Petaluma, CA eliminando el follaje no deseado para mejorar la calidad de la fruta madura. #WeFeedYou

Wine grape worker hard at work in Petaluma, CA rem...

Farm workers planting strawberries for the winter harvest in Oxrard. #WeFeedYou / Campesinos plantando fresas para la cosecha de invierno en Oxnard. #WeFeedYou

Farm workers planting strawberries for the winter ...

Amadeo sent us this video of  the cabbage in Oxnard. #WeFeedYou

Amadeo sent us this video of the cabbage in Oxnar...

Blanca works in St. Joseph Indiana picking blueberries from the time the rooster crows to the time the crickets chirp in 90 degree weather with humidity hitting the roof. She works in these conditions to help provide for her family. #WeFeedYou Thank you Jesusa for sharing this video with us!!!

Blanca works in St. Joseph Indiana picking blueber...

Workers coming from 5 different countries were out in full force yesterday on a hot humid day in Kosciuszko County, Indiana, detassling corn so that we can enjoy a good corn on the cob. Thanks Jesusa for sharing this video and caption with us.  #WeFeedYou #Calor  #immigrants #farmworkers.

Workers coming from 5 different countries were out...

Supv.  Phil Serna at Cal Expo

Supv. Phil Serna at Cal Expo

Cal Expo exhibit featuring farm workers

Cal Expo exhibit featuring farm workers

UFW President Arturo S. Rodriguez and Cesar Chavez Foundation President Paul Chavez speak at historical farmworker exhibit opening @ Cal Expo at the California State Fair in Sacramento.

UFW President Arturo S. Rodriguez and Cesar Chavez...

Amadeo is working in the strawberries.He just shared this video is of winter strawberry plants where the first leaves are coming up green. #WeFeedYou

Amadeo is working in the strawberries.He just shar...

Gallo of Sonona vineyard worker David Aguilar is removing excessive vines which allows the grape room to grow and receive much needed airflow. #WeFeedYou

Gallo of Sonona vineyard worker David Aguilar is r...

Roberto tool this video while working in the peaches last month when it was around 115 degrees. He demonstrates how it was so hot, you can literally melt plastic. #WeFeedYou / Roberto tomó este video mientras trabajaba en los duraznos el mes pasado cuando estaba alrededor de los 115 grados. Demuestra cómo estaba tan caliente que puedes literalmente derretir el plástico. # WeFeedYou

Roberto tool this video while working in the peach...

Odulia sent us this video where she is harvesting squash this week in Selma. The highs all this week as well as next week are forecasted to be above 100 degrees. #WeFeedYou / Odulia nos envió este video donde ella está cosechando squash esta semana en Selma. La temperatura máximos de toda esta semana, así como la próxima semana se pronostican por encima de los 100 grados.

Odulia sent us this video where she is harvesting ...

Thanks Champ Hernandez for this video of you picking nectarines in Goshen, CA, in 98 degree weather. #WeFeedYou

Thanks Champ Hernandez for this video of you picki...

Luis sent us this video from the grape harvest in Arvin, CA. The temperature is supposed to reach 104 degrees today. #WeFeedYou / Luis nos envió este video de la cosecha de las uvas en Arvin, CA. Se espera que la temperatura alcance los 104 grados hoy. #WeFeedYou

Luis sent us this video from the grape harvest in ...

Farm workers in Jasper County, Indiana making sure the corn you grill is ready. Today they will be working 6am to 8 or 9pm and it's raining. #WeFeedYou / Los trabajadores agrícolas en el condado de Jasper, Indiana se aseguran de que el maíz a la parrilla este listo. Hoy estarán trabajando de 6 a 8 o 9 pm y está lloviendo.

Farm workers in Jasper County, Indiana making sure...

Rafa sent us this picture on Sunday where he is picking cherries in 100°+ weather. #WeFeedYou  / Piscando cerrezas y la temperatura a mas de 100°F. #WeFeedYou

Rafa sent us this picture on Sunday where he is pi...

Michelle just sent us this video where she and her family were working in Pasco WA yesterday picking cherries. It was 100 degrees. #WeFeedYou / Michelle acaba de enviarnos este video donde ella y su familia estaban trabajando en Pasco WA ayer recogiendo cerezas. Estaba a 100 grados. #WeFeedYou

Michelle just sent us this video where she and her...

Luis sent this video from where he is laboring in the grapes in Mettler CA on July 4th. #WeFeedYou / Luis nos envio este video donde es y sus amigos están trabajando en Mettler, CA en este dia festivo 4 de Julio. #WeFeedYou

Luis sent this video from where he is laboring in ...

Amadeo says, Hello from Ventura county area farm workers who are working laying plastic for a future celery crop. today is july 4th, a holiday, but we still are working in the fields. #WeFeedYou / Amadeo dice: Saludos de los trabajadores del campo del condado de Ventura que trabajan colocando plástico para una futura cosecha de apio. Hoy es 4 de julio, dia festivo pero todavía estamos trabajando en los campos. #WeFeedYou

Amadeo says, Hello from Ventura county area farm w...

Rosa sent us this video from where she was harvesting onions in the Fresno area last Friday. The high was 106 degrees. #WeFeedYou / Rosa nos envió este video de donde estaba cosechando cebollas en el área de Fresno el viernes pasado. La temperatura máxima fue de 106 grados.#WeFeedYou

Rosa sent us this video from where she was harvest...

Rafa sent us this video from where he was harvesting cherries on Monday in Wenatchee WA with temperatures of 95°. #WeFeedYou / Rafa nos envió este video de donde el estaba cosechando frambuesas el lunes en Wenatchee,  WA con una temperatura de 95 grados

Rafa sent us this video from where he was harvesti...

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