COVID-19 Farmers Update 04/14/2020

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COVID-19 Farmers Update 04/14/2020

  • Updates will be posted every Tuesday and every Friday. A newsflash will be posted in between if we find something important.
  • Every Wednesday we update and maintain the Farmers and Viticulture Resources.

News Today:

Strawberries: In case you missed it last week

Daily COVID-19 Update as of 4/14/2020:

  • North Carolina (11:00 a.m.): 5,024 positive/ 108 deaths
  • USA: (10:08 a.m. EST): 547,627 positive/21,662 deaths
  • World (7:41 p.m. EST): 1,973,715 positive/ 125,910 deaths


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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

NCDA&CS COVID-19 Resources and important Documents

This post was created by Emma Volk ( and Mark Hoffmann