Latino ‘agripreneurs’ move from farm workers to business owners
Published 09/06/2010, Minnesota Public Radio
Organization helps immigrant farmers in the region
Early in the day at a small farm just outside town, Maria Sosa approaches several dozen rows of black bean plants that cover about two acres. On her first visit in two weeks, Sosa, of Owatonna, shuffles through the knee-high, leafy plants to check on the beans hanging below. The beans need to be fully dried before she harvests them, so she’s trying to figure out when to come back.