Tag: Coronavirus

DEFB News

Agriculture recognized as a critical industry during the COVID-19 outbreak

One of Delaware’s top industries, the agriculture industry, was listed as one of 16 critical industries by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security in response to businesses and organizations closing throughout the country due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. “If you work in a critical infrastructure industry, as defined by the Department of Homeland Security,[…]

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DDA: Delaware agriculture critical to supplying consumers with food during COVID-19 outbreak

See the original press release here from Delaware’s Department of Agriculture. The Delaware Department of Agriculture continues to provide services to the public and industry to ensure that our food supply remains safe and plentiful for consumers during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak. “As Delaware’s number one industry, family farms are crucial to supplying[…]

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Ag Safety / DEFB News

Delaware Farm Bureau Ag Safety Conference postponed

Governor John Carney issued a state of emergency declaration Thursday, March 12, to prepare for the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19). The state of emergency directs the Delaware Emergency Management Agency (DEMA) and the Delaware Department of Health & Social Services’ Division of Public Health to mobilize state agency resources to assist with Delaware’s response to[…]

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