Trump Threats, Minimum Wage, Overtime Hitting California Farmers Hard Farmer says it’s become more and more difficult to find people to do this work

aced with an urgent shortage of workers, California farmers are desperate to be heard. The state has been struggling with this farm labor shortage issue for years, but it’s gotten to a point where farmers are fed-up. As harvesting season gets underway, many growers in need of workers fear they may lose their crops, andContinue reading “Trump Threats, Minimum Wage, Overtime Hitting California Farmers Hard Farmer says it’s become more and more difficult to find people to do this work”

Cocaine Markets Are So Saturated, Cartels Are Doing The Unthinkable

Record cocaine production in Colombia is creating such a saturated market, gangs and traffickers are leaving excess coca leaves out in the fields to rot. Coca cultivation is dominating the agricultural market in Colombia after a decade of decline. Production today even eclipses the cocaine output of Pablo Escobar’s infamous Medellin Cartel. Roughly 460,000 acresContinue reading “Cocaine Markets Are So Saturated, Cartels Are Doing The Unthinkable”