COVID-19: Staying healthy on the farm or ranch
Just because farmers and ranchers tend to practice social distancing as a normal course of their daily work doesn’t mean they’re less at risk for COVID-19. In fact, some rural counties are experiencing more coronavirus cases than nearby metro counties.
The Great Plains Center for Agricultural Health (GPCAH) has developed an informational website to guide agricultural workers through questions they have about working with community spread COVID-19. The posters on GPCAH.org convey ways to enhance physical distancing on the farm to minimize the spread of this novel coronavirus, giving specific examples of how to change work routines to enhance distancing between workers and others on the farm.
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