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American farms like this iceberg lettuce field owned by Duda Farm Fresh Foods outside Salinas, Calif., are facing a dwindling supply of farmworkers from rural Mexico. Kirk Siegler hide caption

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Kirk Siegler

What is a "tea blend?" Sasha/Courtesy of Adagio Teas hide caption

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Berkshire pigs on Happy Hula Farm, a member of the Eden Farms collective. Amy Mayer/Iowa Public Radio hide caption

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Jerry Seinfeld knows what this is. Now Steve Inskeep does as well. Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images hide caption

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Eduardo Somarriba is a researcher at the Center for Tropical Agricultural Research and Education in Turrialba, Costa Rica. Dan Charles/NPR hide caption

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