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Remembering the Food Workers We’ve Lost to COVID-19 Part 2

The COVID-19 pandemic has taken an incalculable toll on the food industry workers of America,... (more)

Shea Swenson
May 1, 2021
Remembering the Food Workers We’ve Lost to COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has taken an incalculable toll on the food industry workers of America,... (more)

Shelby Vittek
April 26, 2021
How Much Did Meatpacking Plants Spread COVID-19?

During the early days of the COVID-19 crisis, it was major cities that felt the... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
April 10, 2021
The Cost of COVID-19

If you have lost a loved one or friend to the virus, and they worked... (more)

Modern Farmer
April 9, 2021
A Year (Plus) of COVID-19: How the Pandemic Hit Food and Agriculture

It’s been a truly wild year in food and agriculture. To be fair, it’s been... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 13, 2021
USDA Inspector General Probes COVID-19 Protection of Meat Inspectors

The meat-processing industry, as is well known by just about everyone at this point, was... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
March 9, 2021
Taking It to the Street: Food Vending During and After COVID-19

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article. The COVID-19... (more)

Catherine Brinkley
February 17, 2021
Congress Is Investigating Meatpacking Plants for COVID-19 Safety Violations

In April of 2020, then-President Donald Trump issued an executive order to keep meatpacking plants... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
February 2, 2021
Federal Meat Plant Inspectors Reportedly Told to Work Despite COVID-19 Exposure

Conditions at meatpacking plants have led to an explosion in COVID-19, with facilities becoming major... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
December 15, 2020