Daily Archives: April 25, 2020

Farms Scramble for Answers as Coronavirus Threatens Workers

In farming, there are many unknowns. The economy, weather and customer demand can affect crops and ultimately a farmer’s bottom line. This year the agricultural industry was thrown a curveball with COVID-19. Now as harvest season approaches, farmers are facing new questions about the availability of workers and how to keep them safe. Farms in

Red Cross: COVID-19 Crisis Needs Huge Economy Recovery Plan

UNITED NATIONS – The head of the world’s largest humanitarian network is urging governments to start thinking about tackling the economic damage from the coronavirus with something like the Marshall Plan used by the United States to help countries recover after World War II. Francesco Rocca, president of the International Federation of Red Cross and