Migrant farm workers file class action lawsuit against Monsanto

A federal class action lawsuit on behalf of two migrant farm workers was filed in federal court last week accusing Monsanto of violating the Fair Labor Standards Act and the Agricultural Workers Protection Act in its treatment of farmworkers who help produce seed corn.

Still Harvesting Shame

Migrant farmworkers often face dehydration and pesticide exposure in the field, but their plight doesn’t end there. A new investigation takes a look inside the “camps” that house migrant farmworkers while also revealing the Big Ag connections.