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UFW President Arturo S Rodriguez invites everyone to join him & and the #DarigoldDozen as they begin a 5 day fast for reconciliation at Darigold headquarters in Seattle (5601 6th Avenue S, 98108). #DairyGreed #GotAbuse #Somosmásde12 / El presidente de la UFW, Arturo Rodríguez, los invita a unirse a los #DarigoldDozen mientras comienzan un ayuno de 5 días para la reconciliación en la sede de Darigold en Seattle (5601 6th Avenue S, 98108). #DairyGreed #GotAbuse @Somosmásde12

UFW President Arturo S Rodriguez invites everyone ...

Live in front of Darigold headquarters! Fast of Reconciliation.

Live in front of Darigold headquarters! Fast of Re...

Dairy workers arriving to the #DarigoldDozen fast for change in front of Darigold's Seattle HQ #GotAbuse #DairyGreed

Dairy workers arriving to the #DarigoldDozen fast ...

Watch LIVE our press conference on the Seattle City Resolution calling on Darigold to improve treatment of dairy workers. 
Si se puede!
 #darigolddozen #gotabuse #darigreed

Watch LIVE our press conference on the Seattle Cit...

Gildardo from the DarigoldDozen shares his story - Watch #DairigoldDozen worker Gildardo tell his story & if you're in Seattle WA Thurs @ 9am, join #DarigoldDozen, UFW President @ArtieRodriguez , UFW President-elect Teresa Romero as they kick off a fast outsideDarigold's corporate HQ #Darigreed #GotAbuse #somosmasde12 @somosmasde12 / Mira a Gildardo, trabajador de #DairigoldDozen, contar su historia y si estás en Seattle WA Thurs @ 9am, únete a #DarigoldDozen, al presidente de UFW Arturo S. Rodriguez, y a la presidenta electa de la UFW, Teresa Romero, cuando comiencen un ayuno afuera de la sede corporativa de Darigold. #Darigreed #GotAbuse #somosmasde12 @somosmasde12

Gildardo from the DarigoldDozen shares his story

Watch #DairigoldDozen worker Gildardo tell his sto...

Thanks Amadeo for sharing this video of you & your coworkers harvesting beets in Oxnard CA. We will think of you when we have beet salad as a side dish with our bbq. #WeFeedYou #Calor #Overtime4FarmWorkers / Gracias Amadeo por compartir este video donde tu y tus compañeros de trabajo están cosechando betabeles en Oxnard CA. Pensaremos en ustedes cuando tengamos una una ensalada de betabeles acompañe a nuestro bbq. #WeFeedYou #Calor #Overtime4FarmWorkers

Thanks Amadeo for sharing this video of you & your...

WA state vineyard worker - Enjoying a glass of wine this weekend? Let's hear it for Adeliana and her co-workers who sent sent us this video from Washington State where she is working in the vineyards for Chateau Ste Michelle under a UFW contract. Here she is cutting the unnecessary growth from the vines which produces better grapes for your wine. #WeFeedYou #Calor #Ovetime4FarmWorkers /   
Disfrutando de una copa de vino este fin de semana?  Demos un aplauso a Adeliana y a sus compañeros de trabajo que nos enviaron este video del estado de Washington, donde trabajan en los viñedos de Chateau Ste Michelle bajo un contrato de la UFW. Aquí está cortando el crecimiento innecesario de las vides lo cual produce mejores uvas para su vino. #WeFeedYou #Calor #Ovetime4FarmWorkers

WA state vineyard worker

Enjoying a glass of wine this weekend? Let's hear ...

Pacific Triple E tomato workers enter the field ready for a day's work.Thanks to their newly renegotiated #UFW contract they make some of the best wages in the industry. #WeFeedYou #Overtime4FarmWorkers #Calor

Pacific Triple E tomato workers enter the field re...

#DarigoldDozen: Fast for change - UFW President Arturo S. Rodriguez invites you to join him, UFW President-elect Teresa Romero & members of the #DarigoldDozen this Thurs, 9/20 @ 9 am in Seattle when they kick off a fast outside Darigold's corporate headquarters. #Darigreed #GotAbuse #somosmasde12

#DarigoldDozen: Fast for change

UFW President Arturo S. Rodriguez invites you to j...

Planting leeks in Oxnard - Can you imagine being bent over like this for 10 hours a day, 6 days a week? Join us in a big viva for this crew of mainly women who are hard at work planting leeks in Oxnard CA! #WeFeedYou #Overtime4FarmWorkers #Calor

Planting leeks in Oxnard

Can you imagine being bent over like this for 10 h...

Ever wonder how almonds make it to your table? First a shaker truck knocks the nuts down, then a sweeper (here) piles the nuts together, then another truck vacuums up the nuts & takes them to another machine that gets rid of the debris. #WeFeedYou #Ovetime4FarmWorkers #Calor

Ever wonder how almonds make it to your table? Fir...

UFW President-elect Teresa Romero and Pacific Triple E owner/CEO Jack Esformes sign re-negotiated contract that covers around 300 tomato workers.

UFW President-elect Teresa Romero and Pacific Trip...

Erika sent us this video from Madera where the grape harvest happening. Here

Erika sent us this video from Madera where the gra...

Amadeo is laboring in the beets and says, Greetings to all our hard working people.  From the fields to your table. Your

Amadeo is laboring in the beets and says, Greeting...

Harvesting tomatoes in Merced, CA - Susana works at Pacific Triple E tomatoes in Merced, CA. Workers pick an average of 280 buckets per day & make some of the best wages in the industry under their #UFW contract. #WeFeedYou #Calor #Overtime4FarmWorkers / Susana trabaja en Pacific Triple E, una empresa de tomates, en Merced, CA. Los trabajadores recogen un promedio de 280 cubetas por día y obtienen unos de los mejores salarios en la industria  bajo su contrato de la #UFW. #WeFeedYou #Calor #Overtime4FarmWorkers

Harvesting tomatoes in Merced, CA

Susana works at Pacific Triple E tomatoes in Merce...

Let's hear a big viva for the skill this hard-working farmworker mother who labors to give her children a better life. #WeFeedYou #Calor #Ovetime4FarmWorkers / 
Celebremos con un VIVA a las madres trabajadoras agrícolas que con sus habilidades trabajan arduamente para darles una vida mejor a sus hijos. #WeFeedYou #Calor #Ovetime4FarmWorkers

Let's hear a big viva for the skill this hard-work...

Farm workers at Gallo of Sonoma in Santa Rosa have begun the harvesting of wine grapes. A lot of the harvesting is done at night. As we get ready to enjoy our weekend let's give a big salute to these hard working vineyard workers. #WeFeedYou #Overtime4FarmWorkers / Los trabajadores agrícolas en Gallo de Sonoma en Santa Rosa han comenzado la cosecha de uvas de vino. Una gran parte de la cosecha se realiza por la noche. Mientras nos preparamos para disfrutar de nuestro fin de semana, demos un gran saludo a estos trabajadores del viñedo que trabajan arduamente. #WeFeedYou #Overtime4FarmWorkers

Farm workers at Gallo of Sonoma in Santa Rosa have...

UFW President Arturo Rodriguez and new UFW President elect and (currently Secretary Treasurer) Teresa Romero presenting UFW scholarships

UFW President Arturo Rodriguez and new UFW Preside...

UFW's Si Se Puede Scholarship Ceremony, Salinas CA

UFW's Si Se Puede Scholarship Ceremony, Salinas CA

Harvesting leeks in Moorpark CA - Thinking of tossing some leeks on the BBQ this weekend? Lets send a big GRACIAS to Amadeo and his co-workers who are busy harvesting them in Moorpark CA./ ¿Piensas en tirar algunos puerros en la barbacoa este fin de semana? Vamos a enviar UN GRAN AGRADECIMIENTO a Amadeo y sus compañeros de trabajo que están ocupados en la cosecha en Moorpark, CA.
  #WeFeedYou #Overtime4FarmWorkers #Calor

Harvesting leeks in Moorpark CA

Thinking of tossing some leeks on the BBQ this wee...

Delano: A Son of farm worker receiving UFW ¡Si Se Puede!® scholarship

Delano: A Son of farm worker receiving UFW ¡Si Se...

Ceremony to present a scholarship check of $1,000 dollars to our member's daughter and a $5,000 life insurance check to a member as part of our benefit program on behalf of the UFW for our members in Santa Rosa, California

Entregando un cheque de $1,000 por una beca para una hija de nuestro miembro y un cheque de $5,000 dolares de seguro de vida para nuestra miembra como parte de los beneficios para miembros de la UFW en Santa Rosa, California

Ceremony to present a scholarship check of $1,000 ...

Livingston CA, Scholarship ceremony.. 4 winners sons and daughters  of union members in Foster Farms

Livingston CA, Scholarship ceremony.. 4 winners so...

Visiting our wine grape UFW members in Santa Rosa, California.  Visitando a nuestros miembros de la UFW trabajando en la uva de vino en Santa Rosa, CA

Visiting our wine grape UFW members in Santa Rosa,...

Strawberries in Santa Maria - Ambro says,

Strawberries in Santa Maria

Ambro says, "greetings from Santa Maria CA.Today w...

Gallo worker debunching (thinning) grapes that eventually will used to make champagne.

Trabajador del Gallo desbonchando uvas que se usaran para hacer champagne.

Gallo worker debunching (thinning) grapes that eve...

Claudia is pleased with the pay increase she & fellow strikers won - Claudia is pleased with the pay increase she and fellow workers won when they went on strike. #ConUnionTuTrabajoValeMas #WeFeedYou / Claudia está satisfecha con el aumento salarial que ella y sus compañeros de trabajo ganaron cuando se declararon en huelga. #ConUnionTuTrabajoValeMas #WeFeedYou

Claudia is pleased with the pay increase she & fellow strikers won

Claudia is pleased with the pay increase she and f...

Luis Lopez talks about last week’s strike at

Luis Lopez talks about last week’s strike at "Red Rooster" tomatoes

Luis Lopez talks about last week’s strike at "Re...

Gabino sent us this video from Arvin CA where he was working in the garlic harvest on Saturday.  The high was 101°. #WeFeedYou #Calor #Ovetime4FarmWorkers /Gabino nos envió este video de Arvin CA donde estaba trabajando en la cosecha del ajo el sábado. La máxima temperatura llegó a los  101°. #WeFeedYou #Calor #Ovetime4FarmWorkers

Gabino sent us this video from Arvin CA where he w...

Sunflowers in Dixton CA - Indra shared this video where she was working in the sunflowers in Dixton CA. It is supposed to reach a high of 100° today. #WeFeedYou #Calor #Overtime4FarmWorkers / Indra compartió este video donde estaba trabajando en los girasoles en Dixton CA. Se espera que la temperatura máxima de hoy llegue a los 100°. #WeFeedYou #Calor #Overtime4FarmWorkers

Sunflowers in Dixton CA

Indra shared this video where she was working in t...

Working in the brussel sprouts in Oxnard CA - Cruz is working in the brussel sprouts. He shares,

Working in the brussel sprouts in Oxnard CA

Cruz is working in the brussel sprouts. He shares,...

Harvesting celery #FarmWorkerAppreciationDay - On #FarmworkerAppreciationDay please remember the people who work so hard to put food on our tables.  Here Emmanuel & his co-workers are laboring to harvest celery in Santa Maria. #WeFeedYou #Overtime4FarmWorkers #Calor / En el Dia de Apreciación de los  Campesinos #FarmworkerAppreciationDay recuerda a las personas que trabajan tan duro para poner comida en nuestras mesas. Aquí Emmanuel y sus compañeros de trabajo están trabajando para cosechar el apio en Santa María. #WeFeedYou #Overtime4FarmWorkers #Calor

Harvesting celery #FarmWorkerAppreciationDay

On #FarmworkerAppreciationDay please remember the ...

A message from vegetable worker Jesús González - Vegetable worker Jesús González shares,

A message from vegetable worker Jesús González

Vegetable worker Jesús González shares, "I work ...

Harvesting vegetables in Oxnard - Guillermo sent us this video at 6 am as crews are beginning their work in the vegetables  in Oxnard. #WeFeedYou #Calor #OvertimeForFarmWorkers / Guillermo nos envió este video a las 6 a.m. mientras los equipos comienzan a trabajar en las verduras en Oxnard. #WeFeedYou #Calor #OvertimeForFarmWorkers

Harvesting vegetables in Oxnard

Guillermo sent us this video at 6 am as crews are ...

Thank you Jesusa Rivera for this video of farm workers picking cucumbers in LaPorte County, IN #WeFeedYou #Calor #Ovetime4FarmWorkers #Fairness4FarmWorkersAct #BeatTheHeat / Gracias Jesusa Rivera por este video de campesinos que recogen pepinos en el condado de LaPorte, IN #WeFeedYou #Calor # Ovetime4FarmWorkers # Fairness4FarmWorkersAct #BeatTheHeat

Thank you Jesusa Rivera for this video of farm wor...

Picking blueberries in OR - Enjoying blueberries on your morning cereal? Let's give a big thank to farm workers like Max who just sent us this video from where he's picking blueberries in Oregon. #WeFeedYou #Calor #Overtime4FarmWorkers / ¿Disfrutas de los arándanos en tu cereal de las mañanas? Demosle un gran agradecimiento a los trabajadores agrícolas como Max, que acaba de enviarnos este video de donde está recogiendo arándanos en Oregon. #WeFeedYou #Calor #Overtime4FarmWorkers

Picking blueberries in OR

Enjoying blueberries on your morning cereal? Let's...

Corn detasseling in Indiana - Thanks Jesusa for this video of early am corn detailing in LaGrange County, IN. the workers are wearing garbage bags so that their clothes don't get wet from the early am dew plus it helps them avoid getting cut. #WeFeedYou #Calor #BeatTheHeat

Corn detasseling in Indiana

Thanks Jesusa for this video of early am corn deta...

Working the wine grapes in WA under UFW contract w/heat protections - Maria & Marta working at Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery in Sunnyside WA. The temperature is supposed to reach 108° today. But thanks to their UFW contract when temps reach 95° workers are sent home. Workers  also get regular breaks as temps rise, cool water and training what to do in a heat emergency. Not all workers in WA get these protections. Sign the petition telling @OSHA_DOL to implement a national heat stress standard requiring employers to protect workers from extreme heat @ http://ufw.org/heatosha18 #BeatTheHeat #Calor #WeFeedYou

María y Marta trabajando en Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery en Sunnyside, WA. La temperatura se supone que alcanzará los 108° hoy. Pero gracias a su contrato de la UFW cuando las temperaturas alcanzan los 95° los trabajadores son enviados a casa. Los trabajadores también reciben descansos regulares a medida que aumentan las temperaturas, agua fría y capacitación sobre qué hacer en caso de emergencia por el calor. No todos los trabajadores en WA obtienen estas protecciones. Firme la petición diciéndole a @OSHA_DOL que implemente un estándar nacional de estrés del calor que requiera que los empleadores protejan a los trabajadores del calor extremo @ http://ufw.org/heatosha18 #BeatTheHeat #Calor #WeFeedYou

Working the wine grapes in WA under UFW contract w/heat protections

Maria & Marta working at Chateau Ste. Michelle Win...

Vegetable worker Olga Velardez discusses her new contract at D'Arrigo Bros - Olga Velardez is very happy with her new contract at D’Arrigo Bros. (Andy Boy) She shares, it’s an excellent contract … the Company and the union have come to a really good agreement for all of us…The insurance that is the most important part, which will cover 90%, for health , vision & dental. Plus a good salary for all. #WeFeedYou / Olga Velardez está muy contenta con su nuevo contrato con D'Arrigo Brothers. Ella comparte, que  es un excelente contrato... la empresa y la Unión han llegado a un buen acuerdo para todos nosotros... El seguro cuál fue la parte más importante, que cubrirá el 90%, para la salud, visión y dental. Además de un buen salario para todos.

Vegetable worker Olga Velardez discusses her new contract at D'Arrigo Bros

Olga Velardez is very happy with her new contract ...

Everado is very happy with his new contract at D'Arrigo Bros. - Everado Urueta Quintero wants to share how happy he is with his new 3 year contract at D'Arrigo Bros. which produces Andy Boy lettuce and vegetables. He encourages other workers to work for his company. He shares,  We have an insurance that will cover us 90%--which other companies in the area don't have. I am inviting all people from different companies to work for D'Arrigo Brothers and you will obtain better benefits as a worker and for your family. #WeFeedYou

Everado Urueta Quintero quiere compartir lo feliz que está con su nuevo contrato de 3 años en D'arrigo Bros, que produce lechuga y verduras Andy Boy y anima a otros trabajadores a trabajar para su empresa. Él comparte: tenemos un seguro que nos cubrirá el 90%, lo cual  otras compañías en el área no tienen. Invito a todas las personas de diferentes compañías a trabajar para D'Arrigo Brothers y obtendrás mejores beneficios como trabajador y para tu familia.

Everado is very happy with his new contract at D'Arrigo Bros.

Everado Urueta Quintero wants to share how happy h...

Everything’s coming up roses! - Maria Rebecca Tejeda and the other three women who form the negotiating committee at C. P. Meilland where they grow Star Roses can’t wait to tell you about the four-year contract they just renegotiated. 

Irma Orozco: “We obtained an increase of $0.75 cents above the base salary for all the plant counters.” Maria de Garcia Hernandez: “We obtained an increase of $1.50 to $2.00 dollars of wages for all of our forklift driver coworkers and we were also able to obtain an increase of $0.50 cents above the base salary for the sorters.”

Basilisa Carreon: “We will have wage increases from $1.38 to $3.38 per hour above the minimum wage for each year of the life of the contract…We also have 5 paid holidays, bonuses, sick days but above all we have respect and fair treatment.”

¡Todo está saliendo de rosas! Maria Rebecca Tejeda y las otras tres mujeres que forman el comité de negociaciones en C. P. Meilland donde crecen Star Roses no pueden esperar para contarte sobre el contrato de cuatro años que acaban de renegociar.

Irma Orozco:

Everything’s coming up roses!

Maria Rebecca Tejeda and the other three women who...

Farm workers weeding in Corcoran CA - Thanks Octavio for sending us the video where you & your crew are cleaning weeds on the edges of the canals in Corcoran CA

Farm workers weeding in Corcoran CA

Thanks Octavio for sending us the video where you ...

These Oxnard area vegetable workers who labor under a UFW contract at Muranaka Farms are back hard at work harvesting radishes after enjoying  the 4th of July off as a paid holiday under their UFW contract. #WeFeedYou / Estos trabajadores de hortalizas del área de Oxnard que trabajan bajo un contrato de la UFW en Muranaka Farms están trabajando arduamente cosechando rábanos después de disfrutar el 4 de Julio como dia feriado pagado bajo su contrato de la  UFW. #WeFeedYou

These Oxnard area vegetable workers who labor unde...

Pablo Gregorio works for D'Arrigo Brothers harvesting lettuce with the Andy Boy label. He is very pleased with his #UFW contract that gives him some of the best benefits in the industry including #July4th as a paid holiday. #WeFeedYou / Pablo Gregorio trabaja para D'Arrigo Brothers cosechando lechuga con la etiqueta Andy Boy. Está muy satisfecho con su contrato de la #UFW que le brinda algunos de los mejores beneficios de la industria, incluido el 4 de Julio como día festivo pagado. #WeFeedYou

Pablo Gregorio works for D'Arrigo Brothers harvest...

Strawberry worker Gelacio Venegas talks about how he will be able to spend his July 4th with his family as his UFW contract gives him a paid holiday. He is very happy for the opportunity to rest and enjoy family time. #WeFeedYou / El trabajador de fresas Gelacio Venegas habla de cómo podrá pasar su 4 de Julio con su familia ya que su contrato de la UFW le da días festivos pagados. Él está muy feliz por la oportunidad de descansar y disfrutar el tiempo en familia. #WeFeedYou

Strawberry worker Gelacio Venegas talks about how ...

Pedro Venegas works at Swanton Berry Farm and talks about how happy he is to have a paid day off tomorrow for #July4th under his #UFW contract. #WeFeedYou / Pedro Venegas trabaja en Swanton Berry Farm y habla de lo feliz que es tener un día libre pagado para el 4 de Julio bajo su contrato de la UFW. #WeFeedYou

Pedro Venegas works at Swanton Berry Farm and talk...

Luz María Guido harvests brocoli rabe for D'Arrigo Bros. Maria and her co-workers get #July4th off as a paid holiday under their new UFW contract which is one of the best in the industry. Look for the @AndyBoyProduce label when you buy produce for your 4th of July salads and burgers. #WeFeedYou / Luz María Guido cosecha brocoli rabe para la empresa D'Arrigo Bros. Maria y sus compañeros de trabajo recibirán el #July4th como día feriado pagado bajo su nuevo contrato de la UFW, que es uno de los mejores en la industria. Busque la etiqueta @AndyBoy cuando compre productos para sus ensaladas y hamburguesas del 4 de Julio. #WeFeedYou

Luz María Guido harvests brocoli rabe for D'Arrig...

UFW contract workers harvesting Andy Boy produce - D'Arrigo Bros. vegetable worker Teresa Arroyo and her crew hard at work picking broccoli rabe today. Tomorrow they get #July4th off as a paid holiday under the new UFW contract with D’Arrigo, one of the best in the industry. Look for the Andy Boy label when your buy produce for your 4th of July salads and burgers. #WeFeedYou / La trabajadora de verduras de D'Arrigo Bros. Teresa Arroyo y su equipo están trabajando arduamente en la cosecha de brocoli rabe hoy. Mañana tendrán el #July4th como día feriado pagado bajo el nuevo contrato de la UFW con D'Arrigo, uno de los mejores en la industria. Busque la etiqueta @AndyBoy cuando compre productos para sus ensaladas y hamburguesas del 4 de Julio. #WeFeedYou

UFW contract workers harvesting Andy Boy produce

D'Arrigo Bros. vegetable worker Teresa Arroyo and ...

Dairy workers are laboring this July 4th, but these UFW workers get double pay - The dairy industry operates 24/7, so workers will be milking cows on July 4th day and night. However, Julio & his co workers who labor under a UFW contract in Oregon, will receive double pay on July 4th thanks to their union contract. #WeFeedYou #July4/ La industria láctea opera las 24 horas, los 7 días de la semana, por lo que los trabajadores estarán ordeñando vacas el 4 de julio día y noche. Sin embargo, Julio y sus compañeros de trabajo que trabajan bajo un contrato de la UFW en Oregon recibirán doble pago el 4 de julio gracias a su contrato sindical. #WeFeedYou #July4

Dairy workers are laboring this July 4th, but these UFW workers get double pay

The dairy industry operates 24/7, so workers will ...

The cilantro in your July 4 salsa - These Oxnard area vegetable workers are hard at work harvesting th cilantro you use in your 4th of July salsa. They work under a UFW contract at Muranaka Farms and get th 4th of July off as a paid holiday which they can spend with their family. #WeFeedYou #July4 / Estos trabajadores de verduras del área de Oxnard están trabajando arduamente para cosechar el cilantro que usas en tu salsa del 4 de julio. Trabajan bajo un contrato de UFW en Muranaka Farms y obtienen el 4 de julio como vacaciones pagadas que pueden disfrutar con su familia.

The cilantro in your July 4 salsa

These Oxnard area vegetable workers are hard at wo...

D’Arrigo Bros. worker talks about his contract - Oswaldo Cisneros sharing how his work in the Rappini harvest is at D’Arrigo Bros. with the best medical plan in agriculture.

Oswaldo Cisneros comparte como su trabajo en la mostaza es en D'Arrigo Bros. cinn el mejor plan medico en la agricultura.

D’Arrigo Bros. worker talks about his contract

Oswaldo Cisneros sharing how his work in the Rappi...

John D'arrigo speaking about the new UFW contract and agriculture in California

John D'Arrigo habla sobre el contrato nuevo con la UFW y la agricultura en California

John D'arrigo speaking about the new UFW contract ...

D'Arrigo contract signing with UFW!  

D'Arrigo firmando el contrato nuevo con la UFW!

D'Arrigo contract signing with UFW! D'Arrigo fi...

WATCH LIVE: UFW & D’Arrigo Bros. sign breakthrough union contract

MIRE EN VIVO: UFW y D'Arrigo Bros. firman contrato de union

WATCH LIVE: UFW & D’Arrigo Bros. sign breakthrou...

UFW President Arturo S. Rodriguez thanks U.S. Senator Kamala Harris and Representative Raul M. Grijalva for introducing the #Fairness4FarmworkersAct legislation today on a federal basis. This legislation will right a wrong that occurred 80 years ago and provide #farmworkers throughout the US with the right for #overtime after 8 hours of work. To help with this campaign go to https://ufw.org/overtime/ and send a message to your congressional representative. #Overtime4FarmWorkers #WeFeedYou UFW Foundation

UFW President Arturo S. Rodriguez thanks U.S. Sena...

Juan sent us ths video yesterday from Madera CA. He is hard at work preparing for the almond harvest. He shares the temperature is predicted for 104 'all weekend. #WeFeedYou / Juan nos envió este video ayer desde Madera, CA. Él está trabajando duro preparándose para la cosecha de almendras. Él comparte que la temperatura está prevista para 104 todo el fin de semana. #WeFeedYou

Juan sent us ths video yesterday from Madera CA. H...

Farm workers planting tomatoes in Merced CA. #WeFeedYou

Farm workers planting tomatoes in Merced CA. #WeFe...

Harvesting safflowers in Corcoran CA - Octavio just sent us this video from Corcoran CA of him & his co-workers harvesting safflowers that will be used to make the safflower oil we cook with. The next 7 days are supposed to reach 100+ degrees (107 on Friday). Octavio says they start working at 6 am so they can get as much work done before the worst of the heat hits. They usually get off at around 3 pm –  and even earlier if the temperatures go above 95 degrees. Lets give a big thank you to these hard working campesinos! #WeFeedYou / Octavio nos acaba de enviar este video de Corcoran CA de él y sus compañeros cosechando cártamo que se usará para hacer el aceite de cártamo con el que cocinamos. Se supone que los próximos 7 días alcanzarán más de 100 grados (107 el viernes). Octavio dice que comienzan a trabajar a las 6 de la mañana para poder hacer tanto trabajo antes de que llegue el peor golpe de calor. Por lo general, bajan alrededor de las 3 p.m. e incluso antes si las temperaturas superan los 95 grados. ¡Démosle las gracias a estos campesinos que trabajan arduamente!

Harvesting safflowers in Corcoran CA

Octavio just sent us this video from Corcoran CA o...

Let's hear it for these hardworking licensed pesticide applicators at the Chateau San Michelle winery. They appreciate their union contract which make sure that they have the appropriate protective gear. It's 77 degrees today and supposed to reach 99 degrees on Monday. Luckily for these workers, when temperatures go over 95°, they are sent home as per their UFW contract. #WeFeedYou / Saludos para los aplicadores de plaguicidas con licencia en la bodega Chateau, San Michelle. Ellos aprecian su contrato sindical que asegura que tengan el equipo de protección apropiado. Hoy son 77 grados y se supone que alcanzará los 99 grados el lunes. Afortunadamente para estos trabajadores, cuando las temperaturas superan los 95 ° C, se los envían a sus casas según su contrato de UFW. #WeFeedYou

Let's hear it for these hardworking licensed pesti...

Harvesting radishes in Oxnard CA - Ever wonder how the radishes you enjoy on your salad are harvested? It's hard skilled labor that requires hours of kneeling on the ground. Check out this video of Jose, an Oxnard area farm worker who has been harvesting the vegetables you eat for 18 years! Let's give Jose & his co-workers a big shout out! #WeFeedYou / ¿Te has preguntado alguna vez cómo se cosechan los rábanos que disfrutas en tu ensalada? Es un trabajo duro y especializado ya que requiere horas de arrodillarse en el suelo. ¡Mira este video de José, un campesino del área de Oxnard que ha cosechado las verduras que comes por 18 años! ¡Mandemosle un gran saludo a José y a sus compañeros de trabajo! #WeFeedYou

Harvesting radishes in Oxnard CA

Ever wonder how the radishes you enjoy on your sal...

Amadeo shares,

Amadeo shares, "From the cilantro growing fields, ...

Putting in stakes to keep young trees from blowing over - Domingo sent us this video where he and his crew were putting in stakes for young trees so they don't blow over when it's windy. #WeFeedYou / Domingo nos envió este video donde él y su equipo estaban poniendo estacas de madera para que los árbolitos no se caigan cuando haga viento. #WeFeedYou

Putting in stakes to keep young trees from blowing over

Domingo sent us this video where he and his crew w...

Lauro Barajas: Vice Presidente de la UFW!

Lauro Barajas: Vice Presidente de la UFW!

Rogelio Lona

Rogelio Lona

El companero Rogelio Lona de Monterey Mushroom- Morgan Hill.

El companero Rogelio Lona de Monterey Mushroom- Mo...

Nuestro presidente: Arturo S. Rodriguez en el certro de Salinas/ Central Coast Farmworker Center!

Nuestro presidente: Arturo S. Rodriguez en el cert...

Companera Odilia Aldana de la compania D'Arrigo Bros!! Si Se Puedo!!!

Companera Odilia Aldana de la compania D'Arrigo Br...

Presentando Diana Tellefson Torres, Exec. Director de UFW Foundation! Si Se Puede!

Presentando Diana Tellefson Torres, Exec. Director...

Celebrando el nuevo Central Coast Farmworker Center!

Celebrando el nuevo Central Coast Farmworker Cente...

Grand opening of the Central Coast Farmworker Center

Grand opening of the Central Coast Farmworker Cent...

Farm workers transplanting chile in Arvin, CA. #WeFeedYou / - Farm workers transplanting chile in Arvin, CA. #WeFeedYou / 
Campesinos trasplantando chile en Arvin, CA. #WeFeedYou

Farm workers transplanting chile in Arvin, CA. #WeFeedYou /

Farm workers transplanting chile in Arvin, CA. #We...

Victory for farm workers in Washington state!!  Victoria para campesinosen el estado de Washington.

Victory for farm workers in Washington state!! Vi...

Greenfield CA lettuce worker - Having salad for lunch? Let's hear it for these farm workers in Greenfield CA who laboring to harvest the lettuce  you enjoy. #WeFeedYou / ¿Almorzando ensalada? Escuchemos a los trabajadores de Greenfield CA que trabajan para cosechar la lechuga que disfrutan. #WeFeedYou

Greenfield CA lettuce worker

Having salad for lunch? Let's hear it for these fa...

WA state farm workers share what a just world looks like to them in this #MayDay video. #WeFeedYou

WA state farm workers share what a just world look...

WA state farm workers share what a just world looks like to them in this #MayDay video. #WeFeedYou

WA state farm workers share what a just world look...

General meeting in Delano, CA. Si se puede!

General meeting in Delano, CA. Si se puede!

Ruth Martinez is from the Delano area. She is a former farm worker who became a nurse due to Cesar's influence and shares her thoughts on #CesarChavez./ Ruth Martinez es del area de Delano. Ella fué una campesina que se convirtió en enfermera gracias a la influencia de Cesar y comparte sus pensamientos sobre #CesarChavez.

Ruth Martinez is from the Delano area. She is a fo...

Former farm worker Dona Josefina has always been there for #CesarChavez and La Causa. At yesterday's LA mass marking the 25th anniversary of Cesar's passing she shared some of her thoughts. / Doña Josefina siempre ha estado allí por Cesar y por La Causa. En la misa de ayer en Los Ángeles, marcando el 25 aniversario de la muerte de César, ella compartió algunos de sus pensamientos.

Former farm worker Dona Josefina has always been t...

Long time San Joaquin Valley UFW supporter Erasto Teran shares some of the lessons he learned from #CesarChavez

Long time San Joaquin Valley UFW supporter Erasto ...

Mass for the 25 anniversary of Cesar Chavez passing - Mass for the 25 anniversary of Cesar Chavez passing held at his Keene, CA gravesite at the farm worker movements Keene CA headquarters.

Mass for the 25 anniversary of Cesar Chavez passing

Mass for the 25 anniversary of Cesar Chavez passin...

UFW President Arturo Rodriguez speaks at the Cesar Chavez Mass

UFW President Arturo Rodriguez speaks at the Cesar...

UFW President Arturo S. Rodriguez speaks at the Cesar Chavez mass - UFW President Arturo S. Rodriguez speaks at the Cesar Chavez mass

UFW President Arturo S. Rodriguez speaks at the Cesar Chavez mass

UFW President Arturo S. Rodriguez speaks at the Ce...

Julie Chavez Rodriguez, Cesar Chavez' grandaughter speaks at the Cesar Chavez mass

Julie Chavez Rodriguez, Cesar Chavez' grandaughter...

Maria, aSwanton Berry Farm worker, talks about her UFW contract - Maria Magdalena Lopez works for the union company Swanton Berry Farm. She shares she is very thankful for her UFW benefits & opportunities such as paid holidays, medical insurance and life insurance. She shares, “I really like this because it really helps us a lot. There is no inequality and they don’t discriminate. I give thanks to the company and owner for giving us the opportunity to have the UFW as our union. Not all ranches have the opportunity to have benefits and here we have them. Thank you.

Maria, aSwanton Berry Farm worker, talks about her UFW contract

Maria Magdalena Lopez works for the union company ...

Oxnard Cesar Chavez March

Oxnard Cesar Chavez March

Madera Cesar Chavez March

Madera Cesar Chavez March

Madera Cesar Chavez March

Madera Cesar Chavez March

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