Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates and Resources
October 7, 2020
Frank Yiannas the deputy commissioner for food policy and response for the Food and Drug Administration, spoke at United Fresh Produce Association’s Washington Conference about lessons learned during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more.
October 6, 2020
PMA Virtual Town hall on September 16th discussed how COVID-19 has pushed companies to make investments in more training and technology. Read more.
Visit the CDC website for more information on Coronavirus.
Articles and Additional Resources
Coronavirus Farm Assistance Program
U.S. Chamber of Commerce Coronavirus Small Business Guide and Checklist
Main Street Lending Program Information
The Food Industry Association Blog: Re-Writing the Industry’s Crisis Response Playbook
World Health Organization website
There is no reason to skip the produce aisle….FDA says Covid-19 cannot be transmitted through food or food packaging
Five Steps to kicking out Coronavirus
FAQs from the USDA regarding the PACA (Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act) Trust
United Fresh Produce Association Industry Resources