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BEN & JERRY’S INKS MIGRANT WORKER DEAL

#Vermont-based ice cream maker Ben & Jerry’s Tuesday signed an agreement with a farmworker’s group that establishes labor standards for the company’s suppliers in the state. The agreement, which outlines acceptable housing conditions, compensation and time off, also creates an enforcement strategy that encourages workers to speak up about violations. (New York Times)

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