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Frontline: Rape in the Fields

9 pm Tuesday, June 25, on WILL-TV: Getting sexually assaulted, and even raped, is sometimes part of the job for women who pick the food we eat.

Maricruz Ladino (pictured), whose story is featured in Rape in the Fields, is one of many women who say they have been sexually assaulted while working in America's fields, farms and factories.

Maricruz Ladino is one of many women who say they have been sexually assaulted while working in America's fields, farms and factories. Andrés Cediel

For the women who pick and process the food we eat every day, getting sexually assaulted, and even raped, is sometimes part of the job. Frontline and Univision partner to tell the story of the hidden price many migrant women working in America's fields and packing plants pay to stay employed and provide for their families. This investigation is the result of a yearlong reporting effort by veteran Frontline correspondent Lowell Bergman, the Investigative Reporting Program at UC Berkeley, and the Center for Investigative Reporting. More info and a preview.