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California Farmers Face Labor Shortages

Rich Pedroncelli / AP Photo

In this Aug. 17, 2016, file photo, a farm worker trims grape vines in a vineyard in Clarksburg, Calif.

Rich Pedroncelli / AP Photo

When you visit the grocery store to pick out produce, you may not think about the other hands that fruit or vegetable may have passed through to get to your dinner table. But those hands are becoming harder to find.

CapRadio reporter Nadine Sebai explains why many California farmers are struggling to find workers in the so-called “Salad Bowl of the World.”

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