Ben & Jerry’s agrees to improve conditions for farmworkers

Children stand in front of a banner commemorating an agreement signed by ice cream maker Ben & Jerry’s and immigrant farm workers, Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, in Burlington, Vt. The agreement promotes the rights of immigrant farm workers while paying more to the farmers who employ them. The company and the workers said it’s the first agreement of its kind in the dairy industry. (AP Photo/Wilson Ring)


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