August 28 2019

South Kern Sol – La Cebolla: Rich in Flavor, Painful in the Body

…There was a time when money was tight at home. My mother was the only one working, and we barely had enough money to pay the rent and the grocery bill. We didn’t have enough money to pay for gas to fill up our car — something we needed to get to and from school, the grocery store and other necessary places. But my mother figured out a way to fix the problem. She responded to an ad that offered work in the onion fields. She wasn’t going to do this alone. Mother told my sister and I we are all going to work in the onion fields to help pay for gas…

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South Kern Sol is supported by The California Endowment

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