“Women are what holds families together in migrant farming communities,”

-Rosa, social worker at Graton Day Labor Centre in Sonoma County, California

“I decided to grow flowers. It was really experimental. I chose flowers because they feed our soul. Nutrition isn’t only about feeding the stomach, it’s about feeding the soul.”

-Edith Ramirez, ornamental flower farmer in Sancti Spiritus, Cuba

“They thought they could bury us. They didn’t know we were seeds.”

-Mexican Proverb