United Farm Workers Summary

Everything you need to understand or teach United Farm Workers.

  • 3 Encyclopedia Articles

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Encyclopedia Articles (3)

1,837 words, approx. 7 pages
Farming Farming, or agriculture, is the science or art of cultivating the soil, growing and harvesting crops, and the raising of animals. Beginning some 10,000 years ago, people in various places arou... Read more
1,743 words, approx. 6 pages
Farming Farmers in antebellum America were committed to a mix of subsistence and commercial production. Slavery and the cotton gin drove the rapid expansion of cotton farming in the South. Slavery and... Read more
818 words, approx. 3 pages
Labor, Farm The rise of organized labor in agriculture is epitomized by the United Farm Workers of America (UFW), the largest and oldest union of agricultural laborers in the nation, and its influence... Read more