COVID -19 Webinar and Ag Resources

 

The outbreak of COVID-19 is rapidly changing, creating a significant challenge for public health, schools, community organizations, business, agriculture and the public. UMASH and our partners have been working to compile resources and information to help the agricultural community respond to this outbreak.

 

WEBINAR: What Ag Producers Need to Know About COVID-19

Monday, March 23
12:00 PM (CDT)

Coronavirus has gained attention worldwide as an emerging infectious disease. This webinar is intended to share evidence-based information about COVID19 and to help agricultural producers identify strategies for responding on their farm.

Intended Audience
Agricultural producers, ranchers, farmers, farmworkers, veterinarians, Extension personnel, rural health care providers, and others who work in agriculture.

Objectives
At the end of the webinar, participants will be able to:

  • be aware of common signs and symptoms of COVID-19
  • understand the transmission risk to yourself, employees, and potentially your animals
  • describe infection control principles and appropriate strategies for limiting disease transmission
  • locate resources and training for ag producers related to infection prevention.

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COVID-19 RESOURCES

umash.umn.edu/covid-19-resources

To assist the agricultural community in keeping everyone on the farm safe and healthy, UMASH has compiled a list of resources to address COVID-19 specific to the Upper Midwest region. This includes information from the federal government, state agencies, cooperative extension, as well as UMASH resources.

We will continue to update this page with new resources and alerts as this situation continues to evolve.

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