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COVID-19 Updates News Business
Demand for local food up but accessing customers during outbreak a challenge for producers


March 23, 2020
By CBC News

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Local food producers say customers want to buy from them but finding a way to safely access customers is proving difficult during COVID-19 shutdowns.

Many businesses, including most farmers markets and restaurants, closed their doors to help stop the spread of the coronavirus. Now local growers are finding ways to adapt to the shift in demand from businesses to direct-consumers. | READ MORE

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