• Jeff Ishee

Ag and forestry industry workers "critical" to COVID-19 situation

The Federal Government is providing guidance on the identification of essential critical workers during the COVID-19 response. This involves essentially anyone involved in food production. Examples include:

  • Farmers

  • Farm workers

  • Feed manufacturers

  • Truckers of farm commodities, feed, poultry, etc.

  • Tractor dealership repair mechanics

  • Employees of dairy processing plants

  • Fertilizer applicators and custom operators

  • Pulpwood and forestry workers

  • Cattle feedlot workers

  • Fishing boat workers

  • etc.

Full details here (PDF document - scroll down to page #6)