Product of Mexico: Harsh Harvest
Hardship on Mexico's farms, a bounty for U.S. tables
Publisher: Los Angeles Times
Date Written: 07/12/2014
Year Published: 2014
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX17252
Farm exports to the U.S. from Mexico have tripled to $7.6 billion in the last decade, enriching agribusinesses, distributors and retailers. But for thousands of farm laborers south of the border, the boom is a story of exploitation and extreme hardship.