Public Health and Social Jusitce

Migrant and Seasonal Farm Workers



Children of seasonal migrant workers
From Early Childhood Matters, November, 2013 (Donohoe and many others)

*Historical and Contemporary Factors Contributing to the Plight of Migrant Farmworkers in the U.S. – Social Medicine
Article by Koreishi and Donohoe from Social Medicine, also available at

*Migrant and Seasonal Farm Workers – JHCPU.pdf
Article on the health consequences of migrant and seasonal farm work

Migrant and Seasonal Farm Workers – Medscape.doc
Article on the health consequences of migrant and seasonal farm work

MSFW – PDX Tribune editorial.doc
Editorial re the health consequences of migrant and seasonal farm work

Undocumented workers are taxpayers too – OCPP, 1-12
Economic analysis from the Oregon Center for Public Policy

External Links:

Access Denied:

Beyond Pesticides:

Beyond Slavery (Open Democracy): Immigrant Rights Page:


Curious Ostrich (Xenophobia and Immigration Policy):

EPA Superfund Site:

Fair Trade Certified:

Family Farm Defenders:

Farm Labor Organizing Committee (FLOC, AFL-CIO):

Global Exchange:

Harvard Injury Control Research Center:

Heifer Project, International:

Immigration Fact Sheet – Center for Popular Economics:

Jobs with Justice:

Local Harvest:

Maquiladora Health and Safety Network:

Maquiladora Health and Safety Support Network section on Corporate Social Responsibility and Its Failures:


Michigan Farm Worker Project: The Michigan Farmworker Project – U-M School of Public Health (

No More Deaths:

Pesticide Action Network of North America:

Public Health Actions for Immigrant Rights:

Public Health in Latin America:

Sweatshop Watch:

True Cost of Food (Sierra Club Video):

Unite Here:

United Farm Workers:

United for a Fair Economy:

United States Department of Agriculture:

Universal Living Wage:

Washington Toxics Coalition: