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The United Farm Workers Organizing Committee (UFWOC) directed by Cesar Chavez advocated for regulations of pesticides such as DDT. During the negotiations to enact policies that would regulate pesticides grape growers conduct a press conference discourage such efforts.
Cesar Chavez, poisons, chemicals, Delano, farm workers, negotiations, United Farm Workers Organizing Committee, DDT, Pesticides, blackmail, conspiracies, grape growers
El Malcriado Newspaper Collection
Archives & Special Collections of California State University, Monterey Bay
"Talks Stalled on Poison Use: Conversaciones Estancadas Sobre el uso de Venenos" (1969). Activists. 35.