Minnesota’s struggling dairy farmers seek out Latino workers

This Dec. 6, 2019 photo shows Craig Gjerde, left, and Paul Gjerde at the hub of the Gjerde brothers enterprise in Sunburg, Minn. Paul Gjerde's dairy farm near Sunburg in west-central Minnesota, is where many dairy farmers, navigate a tight labor market. They have found a source of workers in the Latino community.

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