Lawsuit alleges more than 250 labor violations during Maine blueberry harvest – Press Herald

Lawsuit alleges more than 250 labor violations during Maine blueberry harvest
Press Herald
Eighteen migrant workers who came to Maine for the blueberry harvest have filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court against a farm labor recruiter, two blueberry businesses and several housing providers, saying they were not paid for much of their work

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Blue Lake, blueberry cheesecake – Pierce County Tribune

Blue Lake, blueberry cheesecake
Pierce County Tribune
This Labor Day validated some earlier choices made throughout my childhood. We spent this holiday at my brother, Tom, and his wife, Delila's, cabin at The gravel road that leads to Blue Lake is surrounded by expanded fields and grasslands where

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Michigan blueberry farmer struggles to find enough pickers, while migrant … – MLive.com


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Michigan blueberry farmer struggles to find enough pickers, while migrant
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They can receive a one-time payment of up to $ 400 to cover rent either at a migrant camp or other rental property to tide them over until late summer vegetables and apples are ready to pick. Leduc speculates that some migrant workers have decided it's

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Argentinean Blueberry Committee condemns slave labor operators …

The Argentinean Blueberry Committee has condemned a Buenos Aires slave labor case.
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