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Farmworkers struggle to feed families

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Current Event January 14, 2014

Farmworkers Struggle to Feed Families

Farmworkers are feeding everyone else’s family – but their own. Many farmworker families find themselves turning to junk food due to cheaper prices compared to fresh food. Listen to this story to learn how this is possible even when they work and live right next to farms.

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AIR DATE: 12/17/2013

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