COVID-19 Resources

Below please find the latest resources for growers on Covid-19 for farmers markets and U-pick operations from Ben Chapman.

https://foodsafety.ces.ncsu.edu/covid-19-resources/

We have a Farmers Market and U-Pick guidance information sheet that has been peer-reviewed

Farmers-Market_COVID-19_031320

U-Pick-Farms_COVID-19_031620

Mass-Gatherings-Document_FINAL

Interim Guidance for Migrant Farm Workers_031320

Additional information that might be of interest……

FARI will be offering mini-grants that may help some of our strawberry growers/agritourism farms during this time.

“RAFI-USA will be offering emergency mini-grants for farmers who have experienced a drastic loss of income as a result of the virus and need immediate assistance for household expenses. Please sign up here to receive updates via email, or check our social media channels for updates (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter).”

More details here: https://www.rafiusa.org/blog/rafi-usas-response-to-covid-19/