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Darigold workers not provided clean water

A message from the United Farm Workers: “Can you imagine not providing your dog or cat with clean drinking water? That would be abusive, right? Well, for too many Darigold dairy workers, this is the daily reality they face, working an … Continue reading

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Pesticide applicator ordered to lie

A message from the United Farm Workers: “When it comes to pesticide safety we work hard to create laws and regulations to protect both consumers and workers who labor in the fields. But what happens when the people we trust … Continue reading

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New ways Darigold is hiding the truth about your food

A message from the United Farm Workers: An increasing number of us want to know more about the food we eat. Were workers treated fairly? Is the environment harmed as a result of how crops were grown? Were animals treated … Continue reading

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My 3 a.m. Call with Dan Gerawan

I worked for years in the anti-human trafficking field. One thing I learned during that time is that most of the tactics used by traffickers are next to impossible to prosecute. Intimidation and manipulation in many cases are not illegal. … Continue reading

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Farm Workers Continue Fight for Rights at Gerawan Farming

In late January at its biannual meeting, the National Farm Worker Ministry Board of Directors met at La Paz with Gerawan Farming Inc. workers who gave first-hand accounts that mirrored California state officials’ accusations of gross law breaking by the … Continue reading

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Exciting News About the Darigold Campaign

YAYA would like to congratulate the brave farm workers of Darigold dairies for having the courage to stand up and tell the public about the horrendous animal and worker abuse happening in the Northwest. We salute the United Farm Workers (UFW) … Continue reading

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Troubling new pics of cow abuse at Darigold.

A message from the United Farm Workers: Earlier this month we released photos alleging abuse of cows by dairies associated with Darigold Inc. Darigold claims these photos are not current. But workers tell us the disturbing abuse of cows at … Continue reading

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Do you want to drink milk that comes from these cows?!

A message from the United Farm Workers: These pictures are outrageously disgusting and infuriating. Imagine being a Darigold worker and being told to milk a cow you know is in pain. Imagine you’re that same worker and are concerned about … Continue reading

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Hold Walmart accountable for Prima brand products

A message from the United Farm Workers: Retailers and growers want us to believe that they’re doing right by the environment and workers. Gerawan Farming, producers of Prima brand plums, peaches, nectarines and grapes talks about the “best wages” and … Continue reading

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Tell the state of CA to take Prima’s owners to court ASAP!

A Message from the United Farm Workers: Gerawan Farming – which markets its fruits under the Prima brand – is a multi-million dollar company employing over 5,000 farm workers. These farm workers are hardly part of the 1%. In early … Continue reading

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