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Coronavirus and farming: California farm workers at high risk

California spring planting is under way and farm workers say they are vulnerable to the coronavirus.

The United States depends on millions of farm workers to maintain its food supply.

But cramped working and living conditions are putting them at increased risk of infection from COVID-19.

 

Al Jazeera’s Rob Reynolds reports from Oxnard in the state of California, the country’s biggest agricultural producer.