agricultural laborer


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Noun1.agricultural laborer - a person who tills the soil for a livingagricultural laborer - a person who tills the soil for a living
laborer, labourer, manual laborer, jack - someone who works with their hands; someone engaged in manual labor
peasant - one of a (chiefly European) class of agricultural laborers
cropper, sharecrop farmer, sharecropper - small farmers and tenants
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The agricultural laborer leads an out-of-door life, and uses the strength that God has given to him.
Punch" has a very funny picture this week, about a Suffragist and an agricultural laborer.
Don't you think agricultural laborers would rather have three acres and a cow than three acres of printed forms and a committee?
He was the first casualty of shells fired by Gaza militants into Israel since March when an agricultural laborer from Thailand was killed when he was hit by a mortar shell.
For a decade, he traveled western areas that had been inhabited by Indian tribes for hundreds of years and finally settled in California, where he worked as an agricultural laborer.
He became known as a writer about the countryside and the life of the agricultural laborer with The Poacher (1935), A House of Women (1936), My Uncle Silas (1940), and The Beauty of the Dead and Other Stories (1941).
In his interview, Bae said he was being treated humanely, but that working as an agricultural laborer for eight hours a day, six days a week, is taking a toll on his health.
Latino immigrants receive much attention, ranging from the results of different migration patterns in Miami and Houston, abuses in government-sponsored agricultural laborer programs in North Carolina, and camaraderie at poultry-processing plants in Arkansas, to settling uneasily into the economy of northwest Georgia and adapting to the chaotic, "flexible" labor system in Memphis, a major transport hub.
Similarly, working as an agricultural laborer or participating in seasonal agricultural migration increases the child's vulnerability to violence, neglect, abuse and social exclusion, and this in turn may adversely affect their emotional and social development.
Seasonal agricultural laborers are one of the most marginalized groups in the USA," said World Habitat's Ireland.
Her most recent series, "Harvest Time," was inspired by the stories she heard and conditions she witnessed while spending time with agricultural laborers on the farms of Southern Oregon in 2010.
It puts animal handlers, slaughter-house workers and agricultural laborers at highest risk in endemic areas with secondary transmission possible through contact with infected blood and other body fluids.

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