Resources and news for COVID-19 / Ag Labor

Resources and news for COVID-19 / Ag Labor

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COVID-19 and its Effects on Employment


Agriculture is an essential function, even in the midst of quarantines and stay home orders. Kansas Farm Bureau has gathered resources for employers to help ensure the health and safety of their employees.

Meat Processing During COVID-19


President Trump issued an executive order on April 28, 2020 to keep meat processing facilities open during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Additional COVID-19 Farmworker Safety Guidance


Guidance and resources to address health concerns on farms related to COVID-19.

Form for documentation of essential work function


This form can be used to help document ag workers and employees as essential.

Employer Actions Steps from Cornell Cooperative Extension


These steps can help you, your employees and your operation through this pandemic.

Kansas Together Launches Resource Page for Families, Businesses


A new site serves as a one-stop resource for Kansans looking for easy access to all the tools and information they need to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic.