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Food Politics and Coronavirus

Posted: March 31 2020

From ever-expanding ripples on the food system to panaceas to frauds, Marion Nestle's latest blog post provides useful updates to understand shifting food politics in these viral times. Such as:

Industry trade groups work together to fill gaps, create economic stability as COVID-19 spreads

United Fresh calls for federal assistance for COVID-19 losses

With Covid-19, wild-animal markets face new pressures to shutter

Coronavirus is driving sales of probiotic products

The New York State Health Foundation has COVID-19 resources for nonprofits and community-based organizations, about food assistance as well as other matters.