strawberry farming http://kplu.org en 5 Things One Anthropologist Learned While Working As A Migrant Berry Picker In Wash. http://kplu.org/post/5-things-one-anthropologist-learned-while-working-migrant-berry-picker-wash <p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/150538151&amp;color=ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p><p>Seth Holmes is a doctor and anthropologist at the University of California, Berkeley who did something that wouldn’t occur to most white, middle-class, highly-educated Americans.</p><p>About a decade ago, he spent a year and a half traveling, living with and working alongside migrant indigenous Mexican farmworkers from the state of Oaxaca. His stint included two seasons picking strawberries and blueberries on a large farm in Skagit County.</p><p> Wed, 21 May 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Ashley Gross 16719 at http://kplu.org 5 Things One Anthropologist Learned While Working As A Migrant Berry Picker In Wash. Farmer: Without illegal immigrants, strawberry farms fail http://kplu.org/post/farmer-without-illegal-immigrants-strawberry-farms-fail <p>A crackdown on illegal immigrants would put local strawberry farmers out of business.</p><p>That&rsquo;s what one leading farmer in Skagit County <a href="http://www.bellinghamherald.com/2011/08/02/2121618/washington-state-farmers-fear.html">told the Bellingham Herald</a>.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 03 Aug 2011 21:35:09 +0000 Keith Seinfeld 2244 at http://kplu.org Farmer: Without illegal immigrants, strawberry farms fail