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Published On: Wed, Mar 29th, 2017

Fear on the farm: In Vermont, migrant dairy workers and their bosses worry about Trump

Miguel Alcudia

Vermont’s dairy industry depends on migrant labour to keep the milk flowing. Now, fears of a crackdown by the Trump administration on illegal immigrants has many farm workers living in fear, and farmers are worried they could lose a major part of their workforce.

CBC | World News

About the Author

- Jake Leonard is the editor-in-chief of Heartland Newsfeed. He is general manager of Heartland Internet Media Networks and an active contributor to four newspapers for Pana News Group. He also serves as chairman of Tri-Counties Libertarian Party and Capital Area Libertarian Party, deputy candidate recruitment director for the Libertarian Party of Illinois and as chairman/co-founder of the Libertarian Party Millennial Caucus.

Fear on the farm: In Vermont, migrant dairy workers and their bosses worry about Trump