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Coronavirus and food: this week’s update

From the New York Times Does food transmit Coronavirus?   Basically no (with some cautions).  See yesterday’s post for details. Keeping up Coronoavirus   Healthroid has a summary.  The maps are updated daily Food Policy Watch: This weekly newsletter does a terrific job of keeping up with news reports, especially those explaining…
bubmag
March 24, 2020
Food Industry

US Meat Plant Worker Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Well, it was bound to happen. With COVID-19 causing both massive runs on food in grocery stores and a concerning shortage of farmworkers, keeping the food industry producing food is a significant concern. That isn’t going to get any easier now that the first employee at a meat plant has…
bubmag
March 24, 2020
Food Industry

James Beard Foundation Postpones Awards Until Summer 2020

Photo: James Beard Foundation The James Beard Foundation announced this afternoon that the organization’s three awards ceremonies will be postponed until summer 2020. According to the statement, “as of now,” finalists for this year’s awards will still be named on March 25 in Philadelphia, as previously planned. “We are mindful…
bubmag
March 12, 2020
Food Industry

Tracking the Effects of Coronavirus on Food and Restaurants

Filed under: Stream Coronavirus News 23 Total Updates Since Jan 31, 2020, 2:51pm EST Follow this stream March 13 Quarantine Baking in Times of Crisis As many self-quarantine to prevent the spread of COVID-19, people turn to making desserts for comfort March 13 Coronavirus Could Be Devastating to America’s Irish…
bubmag
March 10, 2020