COVID-19 Daily Farmers Update 04/06/2020

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COVID-19 Daily Farmers Update 04/06/2020

News today:

Worker and Food Safety:


Paycheck Protection Program

Other Funding Resources:

Daily COVID-19 Updates as of 4/6/2020:

  • North Carolina (11:00 a.m.): 2,870 positive/ 33 people dead
  • USA: (7:28 p.m.): 366,614 positive/10,783 people dead
  • World (7:28 p.m.): 1,345,048 positive/ 74,565 people dead


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Other Helpful Resources:

COVID-19: Farming Resources, NC State Extension

Food Safety, NC State Extension

COVID-19 Resources and Information, NC State Extension

Center for Environmental Farming Systems (CEFS) COVID-19 Resources

NCDA&CS COVID-19 Resources and important Documents

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