Social Safety Net for California’s Agricultural Workforce?

Alexandra E. Hill

from ARE Update Vol. 20, No. 2, Nov/Dec, 2016

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Abstract

Eligibility restrictions based on legal status, family composition, and county residency impose significant barriers to social welfare program participation for California’s agricultural workers.

Keywords

Crop workers, program eligibility, SNAP, WIC, Medicaid

Citation

Alexandra E. Hill. "Social Safety Net for California’s Agricultural Workforce?" ARE Update 20(2)(2016):9-11. University of California Giannini Foundation of Agricultural Economics.
http://giannini.ucop.edu/publications/are-update/issues/2016/20/2/social-safety-net-for-californias-agricultural-wor/