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How To Better Protect Farm Workers From Pesticides: Spanish

How To Better Protect Farm Workers From Pesticides: Spanish

| July 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Pesticides carry warning labels that spell out health risks and how workers should protect themselves — but those labels are usually in English. More than 80 percent of the workers in the “salad bowls” of Salinas, California, or Yuma, Arizona, are Hispanic. Many have difficulty communicating in English.

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