Coalition of Immokalee Workers signs agreement

09/11/09 Mitch E. Perry
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Just week before the new season begins, the Coalition of Immokalee Workers has announced that they have reached an agreement with one of the state’s largest tomato growers -- East Coast Growers and Packers -- to implement the advocacy groups agreements, including the penny-per-pound raise to harvesters, supply chain transparency, and a stringent code of conduct. There are six agreements in all.

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