Union Activity

UFW Secures First Renewal Contract In Four Years

Pacific Triple E, a tomato grower and shipper in Tracy, has reached agreement on a 3 year renewal contract with the UFW and the 450 farmworkers it represents.

Contract Highlights:
•    Piece rate increased such that employees will make $19.84/hour on average.
•    “Best rate paid for tomato growers in the U.S.” according to the UFW.
•    Includes paid holidays, and bonuses

Bargaining History:
•    First renewal agreement for the UFW since 2012.
•    The UFW was certified to represent Triple E workers in 1989.
•    The previous contract covered a peak of 800 workers.
•    Previous contract included pension plan, grievance procedure, seniority system, and three paid holidays.

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