NCDA&CS Taking Measures to Help Farmers and Agribusinesses During Shelter in Place

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The N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (NCDA&CS) is taking preventive measures since the state has issued a shelter-in-place order to help farmers and agribusinesses. Please see the two linked documents below and share with your farmers, agribusinesses, commodity partners and other pertinent contacts.

N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services COVID-19 Response site

The following documents are to be used as a notification method to notify law enforcement or anyone else that people carrying them are involved in the critical and essential industry of agriculture. Again, these documents are intended for farmers, agribusinesses and industry partners — please share accordingly.

Notice of Essential Food and Agriculture Employee

Letter to N.C. Law Enforcement Regarding Essential Food and Agriculture Employees