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(Studio) Plight of migrant farm workers cited (ex: Tereso Morales). In Salinas Valley of California, a project underway offers hope to migrant worker.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley
(Salinas Valley, California) Strawberry growing co-ops owned by migrant workers. Classes at night train workers in accounting and new agriculture skills and management techniques. Lessons conducted in Spanish. Farmers pay $500 to join co-op; rest of funds come from Office of Econ. Opportunity. [ Director, OEO, Phillip SANCHEZ - once a migrant worker himself, describes plight of such workers as deplorable. They are ignored by government as they have no political power.]
REPORTER: Bob Flick
- Flick, Bob;
- Utley, Garrick
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