Coronavirus Resources
Farmers, Consumers, & Farmers Market Managers

We’re working to compile the most current resources for farmers, market managers, consumers, and other food system stakeholders such that communities can make informed decisions and still have access to fresh, healthy foods in the wake of coronavirus (COVID-19).

Editor’s Note: We will continue to update this page as more information becomes available. Please check back periodically.

Please fill out our Covid-19 Virginia Farmer Survey!

VABF Petition to reclassify Va Farmers Markets as essential grocery stores

For All:

For Farmers:

Online Sales Platforms most used in Virginia:

Food Hub and CSA Info: 

Funding and Disaster Relief: 

For Farmers Markets:

For Restaurant & Hospitality Groups:

Recent Webinars:

NC Cooperative Extension’s How to Setup a FREE On-line Store (with Square)

Market Ready: Farm to eCommerce Webinar 

VABF-NCAT Farmer Listening Session 

VCE Expanding Food Safety Protocols in an evolving landscape of COVID-19

NCAT-Wallace Center Food Hub Listening Session & Notes

Future Harvest COVID-19 Discussion

Wallace Center Briefing: Food & Farm Businesses Navigate the CARES Act

PASA COVID-19 Financial Assistance for Farms & Small Businesses

Articles of Interest: