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8 million of the 11 million unauthorized foreigners were in the US labor force in 2014
Estimated unauthorized immigrant population in the U.S. rises, falls, then stabilizes"

US Crop Worker Characteristics, 1990, 2000, recent (share of workers)
US Crop Worker Characteristics, 1990, 2000, recent (share of workers)"

ALRB supervised elections and certifications, 1975-2016
ALRB supervised elections and certifications, 1975-2016"

There are two workers for each average farm job in California
There are two workers for each average farm job in California"

H-2 Jobs Certified and H-2 Visas Issued, 2006-15
H-2 Jobs Certified and H-2 Visas Issued, 2006-15

US and CA Crop and Crop Support Employment, 2005-14
US and CA Crop and Crop Support Employment, 2005-14

Foreign and Native-Born Unemployment Rates
Foreign and Native-Born Unemployment Rates

Average Ag Employment and Unique Workers, 2007 and 2012
Average Ag Employment and Unique Workers, 2007 and 2012

Primary Farm Workers: 2012
Primary Farm Workers: 2012

Share of crop workers who are migrants, and share of migrants who are FTC, 1989-2012
Share of crop workers who are migrants, and share of migrants who are FTC, 1989-2012

US and CA Farms and Hired Labor Expenses, 2012
US and CA Farms and Hired Labor Expenses, 2012

Average Employment By California Agricultural Region, 2004-2013
Average Employment By California Agricultural Region, 2004-2013

BLS Average Agricultural Employment, 2002-2022 (000) 2012-2022 is projected
BLS Average Agricultural Employment, 2002-2022 (000) 2012-2022 is projected

Real Median Household Income by Race and Hispanic Origin: 1967 to 2012
Real Median Household Income by Race and Hispanic Origin: 1967 to 2012

California & SJV Average Ag Employment & Average Earnings, 2010-2012 Change
California & SJV Average Ag Employment & Average Earnings, 2010-2012 Change

U.S. Border Patrol apprehensions of undocumented migrants, by fiscal year
U.S. Border Patrol apprehensions of undocumented migrants, by fiscal year

Difference in Poverty Rates by State Using the Official Measure and SPM: Three-Year Average 2009-2011
Difference in Poverty Rates by State Using the Official Measure and SPM: Three-Year Average 2009-2011

Number in Poverty and Poverty Rate: 1959-2011
Number in Poverty and Poverty Rate: 1959-2011

Average Crop and FLC Employment, CA, FL, WA 2001-11
Average Crop and FLC Employment, CA, FL, WA 2001-11

Race/Ethnicity of Food and Meat Workers, Percent Shares, 2000-2010
Race/Ethnicity of Food and Meat Workers, Percent Shares, 2000-2010

County shares of California Farm Sales and Poverty Rates, 2010
County shares of California Farm Sales and Poverty Rates, 2010

Poverty rates by race/ethnicity and residence, 2010
Poverty rates by race/ethnicity and residence, 2010

Foreign-born Crop Workers, Years since arriving in US, 1989-90
Foreign-born Crop Workers, Years since arriving in US, 1989-90

Unauthorized Foreigners and Workers, 2000-2010 (millions)
Unauthorized Foreigners and Workers, 2000-2010 (millions)

H-2A Employer Applications and Job Certifications FY07-09
H-2A Employer Applications and Job Certifications FY07-09

Unauthorized Foreigners, 2000-2009 (mils)
Unauthorized Foreigners, 2000-2009 (mils)

US UI-Covered Ag Employment, 2008
US UI-Covered Ag Employment, 2008

Half of Foreign-born Residents in "New" Migrant Destinations are Unauthorized
The 2008 American Community Survey

Poverty in Rural America, 2008
The 2008 American Community Survey

The 2008 American Community Survey
The 2008 American Community Survey

Unemployment Rates in California, Mendota, and Parlier, 2003-2009
Unemployment Rates in California, Mendota, and Parlier, 2003-2009

Top 10 State Shares of US Farm Labor Expenses, 2002 and 2007
Top 10 State Shares of US Farm Labor Expenses, 2002 and 2007

Wages for NC Farm Workers, Level 1 SOC 45-2092, 2008 ($/hour)
Wages for NC Farm Workers, Level 1 SOC 45-2092, 2008 ($/hour)

Average Real Hourly Earnings, 1998-2007 ($/hour)


US Production of Major Fruits and Vegetables 1990-92 and 2004-06


Federal MSFW Assistance Programs, FY08 Appropriations
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UI-Covered Agricultural Employment, 2005
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California Farm Sales, 2004-2006 ($ bil)
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H-2A Jobs Certified (FY06) and Farm Labor Expenditures (2002)
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Immigration and Ag Conference
We are pleased to announce a conference on June 13-14, 2007 on Immigration Reform: Implications for Farmers, Farm Workers, and Communities in

Employment and Earnings of US Farm and Nonfarm Workers, 1990-2006
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Average Weekly Wages of California Agricultural and Construction Workers, 2001-2005
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California: Monthly Farm Worker Employment, 2002-2006
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Average Hourly Earnings of CA Farm Workers, 02-06
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Average Earnings, Farm and Nonfarm Workers, 1970-2005 ($/hr)
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Unauthorized Share of Workers by Occupation, March 2005
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Unauthorized Share of Workers by Occupation, March 2005
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The New Rural Poverty
We are pleased to announce the publication of The New Rural Poverty: Agriculture and Immigration in California. 2006. Urban Institute Press

Average Hourly Earnings of CA Farm Workers, 2002004 ($/hour)
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Legal and Unauthorized Immigration, Annual Averages, 1980-2004
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Authorized and Unauthorized US Crop Workers, 1989-2002
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Unauthorized Share of Workers, by State, 2001
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Average Employment in US Agriculture, 1910-2000
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Migration from Rural Mexico to US and Mexican Farms, 1996-2002
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Mexican Seasonal Farmworkers in Canada
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We are pleased to announce two conferences at UC-Davis open to the public. On Thursday, September 30, 2004, " Regulating Farm Labor Relations: The

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California: San Joaquin Valley, Refugees California had a labor force of 17.5 million in 2003, including 16.3 million employed workers and 1.2

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California: Housing, Budget Housing. The San Joaquin Valley is attracting "housing equity refugees" from the Bay Area and southern California,

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Migrants, Meat and Poultry Laotian immigrants are reportedly buying small poultry farms in the southeastern US, including 75 who bought farms in

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Census, Welfare California adult recipients of cash assistance under CalWORKS (the name for TANF in California) began reaching their five-year

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Wages, CLRA, Productivity FELS (http://www.fels.org) reported that its farm employer-members paid an average $7.70 an hour to entry-level general

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UFW Series, Unions The Bakersfield Californian ran a series of articles on the UFW in May 2004 (http://www.bakersfield.com/special/ufw/). The UFW's

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Northwest Washington. Washington plans to spend $2.8 million to build and operate seasonal housing for migrant farm workers in the Wenatchee

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Florida: Laws, Trafficking, Tomatoes Florida in May 2004 revived the Florida Agricultural Workers Safety Act (FAWS), which expired in 1998. HB

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Northeast. Midwest The Justice for Farmworkers Campaign marched to Albany in May 2004 to press for state Senate approval of the Farmworkers Fair

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Farm Worker Services, Data For the past three years, President Bush has proposed eliminating the National Farmworker Jobs Program, or NFJP, which

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AgJOBS Setback The Agricultural Job Opportunity, Benefits, and Security Act (AgJOBS) was not attached to must-pass bills in the Senate in July

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H-2A, H-2B Programs The North Carolina Growers Association, headed by Stan Eury, brings 8,500 H-2A workers from Mexico to the US each year. Most

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Mexico-Canada Guest Workers The Commonwealth Caribbean (1966) and Mexican (1974) Seasonal Agricultural Workers Program (SAWP) admits foreign

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Britain, Russia UK. British farmers employ over 25,000 mostly Eastern European workers to harvest and pack fruits and vegetables, and disputes

Border, Interior Enforcement
Border. Apprehensions of Mexicans just inside the US border totaled 1.1 million in FY03, and are on track to top 1.2 million in FY04; there were

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California, US Agriculture The Giannini Foundation sponsored a conference on May 28, 2004 to discuss a new 12-chapter book, California

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Water and Wine California farmers, who use about 80 percent of the state's storable or developed water, have been getting more efficient in water

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Subsidies, GMOs, Obesity The OECD reported that farmers in rich countries received $257 billion in subsidies and payments in 2003, making

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Fisheries Every year, about $55 billion in fish products is traded internationally, including a third from developing countries. Fisheries employ

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Coca, Sugar, Brazil Coca. Colombia had a peak 400,000 acres of coca in 2001, but acreage has since plunged by 80,000 because of US-financed coca

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Schlosser and Crister Writer Eric Schlosser, author of a 1995 Atlantic article on strawberry pickers and Fast Food Nation, is back with a book

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Dynamics of Hired Farm Labor This four-part, 18-chapter book includes papers presented at a conference in October 1999. The papers, written by

Unauthorized foreigners in the US, 1980-2000
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California Total and Farm Employment, 1983-85=100