Migrant Farmworkers Cross Back to Mexico for Baby Formula

Migrant Farmworkers Cross Back to Mexico for Baby Formula


Migrant farmworkers in the U.S. are having to travel to Mexico to purchase baby formula due to a lingering, widespread shortage.

In recent weeks, migrant farmworkers along the U.S.-Mexico Border have crossed into Mexico to find baby formula, worker groups claim in protest to the situation. The issue has been a sore spot for President Joe Biden since the Food and Drug Administration shut down one of the largest formula production facilities earlier this year. At the time of the closing, officials did not have a plan to avoid a shortage. White House officials and Biden have since publicly admitted that they were not aware of the shortage until several months later, Breitbart News reported.

The closing of the Abbott facility in Michigan

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