“If you live in Barron, you work at Jennie-O Turkey Store,” said Ifra. She has worked in production at the factory for five years, sometimes pulling 16-hour shifts. 

A hiring banner on the factory’s fence depicts a smiling woman wearing a white hard hat and noise-canceling headphones over her cranberry hijab. The company keeps interpreters on staff and accommodates time for prayer.

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