Post By Steve Sailer on 06/28/2019

Landscape Water Features Rotting in the Rockies

  For years I’ve been having fun with the media’s Crops Rotting in the Fields trope, where growers’ PR firms fill in whatever crop is in over-abundance this year — pears, brussel sprouts, kumquats, wha...
Post By Steve Sailer on 04/04/2019

Low Wage Labor Getting More Expensive For Employers: Won't Somebody Please Think of the Economy?!?

From the New York Times: Short of Workers, U.S. Builders and Farmers Crave More Immigrants As a tight labor market raises costs, employers say the need for low-wage help can’t be met by the declining...
Post By Steve Sailer on 09/05/2018

FORTUNE: Varietals Are Rotting on the Vine!

It’s September, so it’s time for the X Is Rotting in the Y headlines that growers’ PR firms and lobbyists have saved as Word macros. From Fortune: California Vineyards Struggle Amid Farmworker Shorta...
Post By Steve Sailer on 02/09/2018

Crop Rot Fever in the UK Press

From The Guardian: Lack of migrant workers left food rotting in UK fields last year, data revealsExclusive: Brexit fears and falling pound left fruit and vegetable farms short of more than 4,000 worker...
Post By Steve Sailer on 08/10/2017

Crop Rot Fever, Part MLXVIII: "California Crops Rot as Immigration Crackdown Creates Farmworker Shortage"

From Fortune: California Crops Rot as Immigration Crackdown Creates Farmworker Shortage Chris Morris Aug 08, 2017 Vegetable prices may be going up soon, as a shortage of migrant workers is resulting ...
Post By Steve Sailer on 05/13/2017

Donna Zuckerberg's Woke Classics Mag Denounces Pericles' Anti-Immigrant Citizenship Law of 451 BC

  Tragically, Pericles’ xenophobic anti-immigration policies kept ancient Athens from being this diverse and angry! From Donna Zuckerberg’s (Mark’s sister) extremely woke Classics magazine Eidolon, a c...
Post By Patrick Cleburne on 06/09/2016

BLOOMBERG: Dairying Tycoons Sob Trump Threatens Their Illegal Alien Cheap Labor Profiteering.

If the fabric of the nation were not at risk, it would be comic. Right after A Talk Radio Listener Spots The Latest Phony “Crops Rotting In The Fields” refuted Bloomberg’s Crops Rot While Trump-Led Imm...
Letter By VDARE.com Reader on 06/08/2016

A Washington State Resident Thanks Californians For The Strawberries Produced By Cheap Labor With High Social Cost

Re: A Talk Radio Listener Spots The Latest Phony “Crops Rotting In The Fields” StoryFrom: Linda Thom [Email her]The California state legislature which is controlled by Democrats refused to extend overt...
Post By Steve Sailer on 06/08/2016

Crops Rotting in Fields, Trump to Blame

From Bloomberg News: Crops Rot While Trump-Led Immigration Backlash Idles Farm WorkAlan BjergaJune 6, 2016 — 4:00 PMFresh produce harvests limited while migrant debate languishes Secure-border solution...
Letter By VDARE.com Reader on 06/07/2016

A Talk Radio Listener Spots The Latest Phony "Crops Rotting In The Fields" Story

From: A Talk Radio Listener [Email him]Here's the latest Bloomberg propaganda effort:Bjerga gives only one example: "Carlos Castaneda watched one-quarter of his Napa cabbages rot in three California fi...