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With harvest amid fire and smoke, how should Napa Valley protect its farmworkers?

October 08, 2020

Conventional advice for keeping safe amid wildfires and subsequent poor air quality is fairly simple: evacuate when ordered to. Stay inside - windows and doors closed - as much as possible. Of course, those things are not always possible for Napa Valley's agricultural workforce, especially during a time-sensitive harvest season.