Sunday, July 16, 2017

The first Farm Worker Exhibit in the 164-year history of the California State Fair

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United Farm Workers President Arturo S. Rodriguez, Cesar Chavez family members, and farm workers are taking part in the opening ceremony for the first Farm Worker Exhibit in the 164-year history of the California State Fair today in Sacramento. The exhibit can also be visited any day during the fair, which runs from July 14 to July 30—Monday-Thursday at Cal Expo & State Fair, 1600 Exposition Blvd., Sacramento.

The State Fair has celebrated California agriculture since the mid-19th Century. This is the first time professional farm workers who have played a central role in the industry will be recognized.

KJ

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