COVID-19 Daily Farmers Update 04/03/2020

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COVID-19 Daily Farmers Update 04/03/2020

Today’s Updates:




Paycheck Protection Program (in collab. with NCDA&CS)

Families First Coronavirus Response Act (in collab. with NCDA&CS)

CARES – Act:

Other Funding Resources:

Daily NC and Global COVID-19 Update as of 4/3/2020:

  • North Carolina (2:40 p.m.): 2,093 positive/ 19 people dead
  • World (8:02 p.m.): 1,097,909 positive/ 59,131 people dead

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COVID-19: Farming Resources, NC State Extension

Food Safety, NC State Extension

COVID-19 Resources and Information, NC State Extension

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