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Resources & Information on COVID-19 for Agricultural Workers

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COVID-19 is a respiratory virus and contagious. During the pandemic, significant outbreaks occurred in migrant housing camps and food and beverage manufacturing or processing facilities. Outbreaks may cause severe risks for workers but also create a significant risk of COVID-19 spread in the community.

Even though the federal public health emergency declaration ended on May 11th, 2023, there are certain measures of prevention that you can take to avoid severe illness. For more information, go to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website.

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