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‘They’re sacrificing us’: a California town feels ignored months after flood

| The Guardian

The small, agricultural town of Planada was inundated amid a wave of intense storms this winter. Residents, many of whom are undocumented, say they have been neglected.

An immigrant farmer grew produce for restaurants. California floods ruined her crops

| The Guardian

The water came in a rush – tearing through planted rows of cabbage, broccoli and cauliflower before crashing into the tractors and farm equipment. Within hours, much of María Inés Catalán’s 41-acre (17-hectare) organic farm in Hollister, California, had disappeared under several feet of water.