COVID-19 Resources for Delaware Producers and Food Providers

Gordon Johnson, Extension Vegetable & Fruit Specialist; From Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Prevention Practices for Food Banks and Food Pantries COVID-19 GUIDANCE: Farms and On-Farm Deliveries COVID-19 GUIDANCE: Farmers Markets & On-Farm Markets… Continue Reading

COVID-19 Considerations for Delaware Fruit and Vegetable Growers

Gordon Johnson, Extension Vegetable & Fruit Specialist; The following has been adapted from the University of Vermont web resource “Considerations for Fruit and Vegetable Growers Related to Coronavirus & COVID-19” Updated 3/18/2020: The current COVID-19 pandemic is a… Continue Reading

Participate in Survey on Trade-offs Between Food Safety, Economics and Conservation Practices on Produce Farms

Daniel Weller, Patrick Baur, and Aaron Adalja Recent studies have suggested that on-farm food safety practices can have unexpected economic and ecological impacts. Despite the potential for negative consequences, limited data are available on the costs and benefits of implementing… Continue Reading

Extreme Deer Damage Assistance Program (EDDAP) Accepting Applicants

Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control and Delaware Department of Agriculture The following are the steps and criteria for the interim implementation of the Extreme Deer Damage Assistance Program (EDDAP) during the summer of 2018, which will allow… Continue Reading