Labor http://kunm.org en New Mexico Farmworkers May Be Victims Of Illegal Pay Practices http://kunm.org/post/new-mexico-farmworkers-may-be-victims-illegal-pay-practices <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>You wake up at three in the morning. In El Paso. You board a bus, and spend the rest of your day herding livestock, picking chilies, or milking cows. Then, at the end of the day, you’re handed cash for your work, but it may not be enough.</p> Mon, 01 Jul 2013 21:53:27 +0000 Tristan Ahtone 31558 at http://kunm.org New Mexico Farmworkers May Be Victims Of Illegal Pay Practices New Mexico Agricultural Survey Reveals Labor Abuses http://kunm.org/post/new-mexico-agricultural-survey-reveals-labor-abuses <p>New Mexico's agricultural workers face low pay, dangerous conditions, and have few laws to protect them from abuse. Those allegations are contained in a new <a href="http://nmpovertylaw.org/WP-nmclp/wordpress/WP-nmclp/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/Report-FINAL-PDF-2013-06-28.pdf" target="_blank">report</a> from the <a href="http://nmpovertylaw.org/?page_id=151" target="_blank">New Mexico Center on Law and Poverty</a>.</p> Mon, 01 Jul 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Tristan Ahtone 31508 at http://kunm.org