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The Latest: 3rd meat plant shut down in UK local outbreak

LONDON - A meat processing plant in West Yorkshire has been shut down amid a localized outbreak of COVID-19, the third such site to shut down in the U.K. in re [...] Read full article: The Latest: 3rd meat plant shut down in ...→

LA County Supervisors Demand All Local Police Agencies Adopt 8 Use-Of-Force Policies

LA County Supervisors Demand All Local Police Agencies Adopt 8 Use-Of-Force Policies

The policies include banning chokeholds and requiring officers to intervene if another officer is using excessive force. Read full article: LA County Supervisors Demand All Local P...→

New website connects people with local farms who offer delivery

New website connects people with local farms who offer delivery

The creators of the website wanted to create a one-stop database for people who weren't even aware that local farms offered delivery services. Read full article: New website connects people with local f...→

Local Design Company Capitalizing on Yard Sign Demand During Pandemic

Local Design Company Capitalizing on Yard Sign Demand During Pandemic

East Village-based Green House Sign & Design has a pretty impressive showroom since its elaborate signs are seen everywhere and used at different conventions a [...] Read full article: Local Design Company Capitalizing on Yar...→

Meat-Supply Pressure Eases on Plant Revival, Slack Demand

Meat-Supply Pressure Eases on Plant Revival, Slack Demand

The squeeze on U.S. meat is easing. Wholesale prices are falling as slaughterhouses recover from Covid-19 related shutdowns and traders brace for lower demand [...] Read full article: Meat-Supply Pressure Eases on Plant Revi...→

Rising Demand For Touchless Bathroom Fixtures Give Local Plumbers Hope For Better Days Ahead

Rising Demand For Touchless Bathroom Fixtures Give Local Plumbers Hope For Better Days Ahead

It’s pretty difficult these days to find an open public restroom. But there’s a movement now to exchange all of the fixtures. When that’s done, it’s believed t [...] Read full article: Rising Demand For Touchless Bathroom Fix...→

Here are the meat limits at some local supermarket chains

Here are the meat limits at some local supermarket chains

Bracing for meat shortages, most grocery stores are limiting customers to two packages of each meat product. Read full article: Here are the meat limits at some local s...→

Supermarkets Set Buying Limits On Meat To Get Ahead Of Demand

Supermarkets Set Buying Limits On Meat To Get Ahead Of Demand

Costco, Stop & Shop, and Wegmans all tell WBZ-TV they’re setting limits on certain products. Read full article: Supermarkets Set Buying Limits On Meat T...→

Coronavirus Update: Local Sourcing Dodges COVID-19 Challenges To Meat Supply Chain

Coronavirus Update: Local Sourcing Dodges COVID-19 Challenges To Meat Supply Chain

With a major meat processing plant in the Midwest closing down over the weekend due to a coronavirus infections among its workers, concerns have been raised ab [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Local Sourcing Dodge...→

U-pick farms provide a way to get outside while supporting local businesses

U-pick farms provide a way to get outside while supporting local businesses

Bob’s Blueberry Farm is a U-pick farm in Hudson. Their parking lot is always full, but they’re making sure the people are always spread 6-feet apart. Read full article: U-pick farms provide a way to get outsid...→

Study finds rise in Minnesota’s homeless population as local shelters see jump in demand amid coronavirus crisis

Study finds rise in Minnesota’s homeless population as local shelters see jump in demand amid coronavirus crisis

The number of people experiencing homelessness is on the rise in Minnesota, especially among older adults, according to a study released Wednesday. The finding [...] Read full article: Study finds rise in Minnesota’s homeless...→

Local Butchers, Meat Markets See Surge In Customers Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Local Butchers, Meat Markets See Surge In Customers Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Independent butchers and meat markets are seeing a surge in customers in North Texas as grocery stores struggle to keep coolers stocked. Read full article: Local Butchers, Meat Markets See Surge I...→

Small meat processors get little aid as demand grows

Small meat processors get little aid as demand grows

The pandemic gave small meat processors a new window of business as big meatpackers had to shut down or scale back operations amid outbreaks. Read full article: Small meat processors get little aid as ...→

Owner Of 4 NJ Atilis Gym Locations Plans Mass Reopening Of Local Businesses On Monday Against Gov. Murphy's Orders

Owner Of 4 NJ Atilis Gym Locations Plans Mass Reopening Of Local Businesses On Monday Against Gov. Murphy's Orders

The "Gym Coalition" started out as an effort to reopen fitness gyms with more than 100 gyms on board. It has since transitioned into a colation with multiple N [...] Read full article: Owner Of 4 NJ Atilis Gym Locations Plans...→

New Jersey Farms Get Creative To Meet Demand For Fresh Fruits, Vegetables

New Jersey Farms Get Creative To Meet Demand For Fresh Fruits, Vegetables

One farmer says customers have been calling for weeks, waiting to roam the strawberry fields and find the perfect pick. Read full article: New Jersey Farms Get Creative To Meet De...→

Meat exports surge as industry struggles to meet US demand

Meat exports surge as industry struggles to meet US demand

U.S. meat exports are surging even as the industry is struggling to meet domestic demand because of coronavirus outbreaks at processing plants that have sicken [...] Read full article: Meat exports surge as industry struggles...→

Where to shop during the meat shortage, from wholesalers to farms to barbecue joints

Where to shop during the meat shortage, from wholesalers to farms to barbecue joints

Meat shortages have been reported, but you can still find deals on steakhouse rieyes and artisan sausages if you know where to shop Read full article: Where to shop during the meat shortage, ...→

As Factory Farms Falter, Will Beyond Meat Get a Coronavirus Boost?

As Factory Farms Falter, Will Beyond Meat Get a Coronavirus Boost?

Beyond Meat’s 50-50 exposure in restaurants and grocery stores makes it tricky to estimate the pandemic’s impact on its sales. Read full article: As Factory Farms Falter, Will Beyond Mea...→

Billerica Meat Company's Demand 10 Times Higher In Coronavirus Crisis

Billerica Meat Company's Demand 10 Times Higher In Coronavirus Crisis

The Walden Local Meat Company in Billerica is experiencing 10 times their normal demand since the coronavirus pandemic began. Read full article: Billerica Meat Company's Demand 10 Times...→

USDA Wants to Buy Milk, Meat to Shield Farms From Logjams

USDA Wants to Buy Milk, Meat to Shield Farms From Logjams

The Trump administration would like to make purchases of milk and meat products as part of a $15.5 billion initial aid package to farmers rattled by the corona [...] Read full article: USDA Wants to Buy Milk, Meat to Shield F...→

Farms Dumping Milk, Eggs Each Day Amid Reduced Demand

Farms Dumping Milk, Eggs Each Day Amid Reduced Demand

After sales to restaurants plunged due to the coronavirus outbreak farms producing milk and eggs have been forced to dump a million pounds of their produce, Th [...] Read full article: Farms Dumping Milk, Eggs Each Day Amid R...→

Local farms offer fresh, local foods during COVID-19 outbreak - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

Local farms offer fresh, local foods during COVID-19 outbreak - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

While the COVID-19 outbreak continues to evolve, Tennessee’s farms remain an ideal source for fresh and local produce, dairy products, and meats. Read full article: Local farms offer fresh, local foods dur...→

Airbnb Sees Huge Surge in Demand for Local Getaway Trips

Airbnb Sees Huge Surge in Demand for Local Getaway Trips

Rental app Airbnb has reportedly seen a huge surge in demand for short vacations as travel restrictions due to the Wuhan coronavirus pandemic are lifted. Read full article: Airbnb Sees Huge Surge in Demand for Loc...→

Local Govt: Mass Muslim Street Prayers a ‘Serious Lockdown Breach’

Local Govt: Mass Muslim Street Prayers a ‘Serious Lockdown Breach’

Authorities in Blackburn said they will “take action” over a Muslim prayer gathering which was in “serious breach” of lockdown measures. Read full article: Local Govt: Mass Muslim Street Prayers a...→

Surge of Yard Sign Demand During Pandemic Boosts Local Design Company’s Sales

Surge of Yard Sign Demand During Pandemic Boosts Local Design Company’s Sales

East Village-based Green House Sign & Design has a pretty impressive showroom since its elaborate signs are seen everywhere and used at different conventions a [...] Read full article: Surge of Yard Sign Demand During Pandemi...→

Amid Pandemic, Local Company Delivering Meat And Fresh, Organic Sustainable Foods

Memorial Day weekend is a big time for grilling, yet shortages of meat during the pandemic have some larger chain grocery stores limiting how much you can buy. [...] Read full article: Amid Pandemic, Local Company Delivering ...→

Local store sees spike in demand amid popularity of 'The Last Dance'

Local store sees spike in demand amid popularity of 'The Last Dance'

"The Last Dance" is one of the most watched shows on TV. The demand for Jordan sneakers is high, and one local store is meeting the demand for those who buy sp [...] Read full article: Local store sees spike in demand amid po...→

State, local governments slash services as demand rises

State, local governments slash services as demand rises

"Two numbers we care about a lot are going in opposite directions at the wrong time," one state treasurer said. Read full article: State, local governments slash services ...→

Supermarkets add more plant-based products to meet demand amid possible meat shortages

Supermarkets add more plant-based products to meet demand amid possible meat shortages

As the meat supply in the U.S. has started to decrease amid the coronavirus pandemic, the market is ripe for growth in the plant-based product sector. Read full article: Supermarkets add more plant-based produc...→

Victory gardens growing in popularity with the help of local community-run farms | The Rebound Tampa Bay

Victory gardens growing in popularity with the help of local community-run farms | The Rebound Tampa Bay

The COVID-19 crisis has forced some larger farms to let their food rot in the fields. That's not happening at Sweetwater Organic Community Farm in Town' n' Cou [...] Read full article: Victory gardens growing in popularity wi...→

Local Markets React After President Trump Signs Order Mandating Meat Processing Plants to Re-Open

Local Markets React After President Trump Signs Order Mandating Meat Processing Plants to Re-Open

First it was toilet paper and cleaning supplies, but now President Donald Trump has taken action to prevent potential food shortages, and it could have an impa [...] Read full article: Local Markets React After President Trum...→

Local Food Bank Sees Demand Double Amid Pandemic

Local Food Bank Sees Demand Double Amid Pandemic

Compared to last year, Feeding South Florida has seen the demand for food double since COVID-19. Read full article: Local Food Bank Sees Demand Double Amid ...→

Dairy farms dump milk as coronavirus crisis spoils demand

Dairy farms dump milk as coronavirus crisis spoils demand

Dairy farmers are dumping giant loads of milk down the drain as the coronavirus crisis spoils demand for products like butter and cheese. Read full article: Dairy farms dump milk as coronavirus cri...→

Local leaders demand a moratorium on non-essential construction work

Local leaders demand a moratorium on non-essential construction work

Local leaders are calling on the governor and the mayor to enact a moratorium on non-essential construction work during the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Local leaders demand a moratorium on non...→

Illinois farmers try to keep up demand for meat during pandemic

Illinois farmers try to keep up demand for meat during pandemic

Meat has been among the most in-demand items at supermarkets as people stock up on essentials amid the COVID-19 pandemic. That has people up and down Illinois' [...] Read full article: Illinois farmers try to keep up demand f...→

The Latest: 3rd meat plant shut down in UK local outbreak

LONDON - A meat processing plant in West Yorkshire has been shut down amid a localized outbreak of COVID-19, the third such site to shut down in the U.K. in re [...] Read full article: The Latest: 3rd meat plant shut down in ...→

Airbnb Sees Huge Surge in Demand for Local Getaway Trips

Airbnb Sees Huge Surge in Demand for Local Getaway Trips

Rental app Airbnb has reportedly seen a huge surge in demand for short vacations as travel restrictions due to the Wuhan coronavirus pandemic are lifted. Read full article: Airbnb Sees Huge Surge in Demand for Loc...→

New website connects people with local farms who offer delivery

New website connects people with local farms who offer delivery

The creators of the website wanted to create a one-stop database for people who weren't even aware that local farms offered delivery services. Read full article: New website connects people with local f...→

Surge of Yard Sign Demand During Pandemic Boosts Local Design Company’s Sales

Surge of Yard Sign Demand During Pandemic Boosts Local Design Company’s Sales

East Village-based Green House Sign & Design has a pretty impressive showroom since its elaborate signs are seen everywhere and used at different conventions a [...] Read full article: Surge of Yard Sign Demand During Pandemi...→

New Jersey Farms Get Creative To Meet Demand For Fresh Fruits, Vegetables

New Jersey Farms Get Creative To Meet Demand For Fresh Fruits, Vegetables

One farmer says customers have been calling for weeks, waiting to roam the strawberry fields and find the perfect pick. Read full article: New Jersey Farms Get Creative To Meet De...→

Meat-Supply Pressure Eases on Plant Revival, Slack Demand

Meat-Supply Pressure Eases on Plant Revival, Slack Demand

The squeeze on U.S. meat is easing. Wholesale prices are falling as slaughterhouses recover from Covid-19 related shutdowns and traders brace for lower demand [...] Read full article: Meat-Supply Pressure Eases on Plant Revi...→

Local store sees spike in demand amid popularity of 'The Last Dance'

Local store sees spike in demand amid popularity of 'The Last Dance'

"The Last Dance" is one of the most watched shows on TV. The demand for Jordan sneakers is high, and one local store is meeting the demand for those who buy sp [...] Read full article: Local store sees spike in demand amid po...→

Meat exports surge as industry struggles to meet US demand

Meat exports surge as industry struggles to meet US demand

U.S. meat exports are surging even as the industry is struggling to meet domestic demand because of coronavirus outbreaks at processing plants that have sicken [...] Read full article: Meat exports surge as industry struggles...→

Here are the meat limits at some local supermarket chains

Here are the meat limits at some local supermarket chains

Bracing for meat shortages, most grocery stores are limiting customers to two packages of each meat product. Read full article: Here are the meat limits at some local s...→

Supermarkets add more plant-based products to meet demand amid possible meat shortages

Supermarkets add more plant-based products to meet demand amid possible meat shortages

As the meat supply in the U.S. has started to decrease amid the coronavirus pandemic, the market is ripe for growth in the plant-based product sector. Read full article: Supermarkets add more plant-based produc...→

As Factory Farms Falter, Will Beyond Meat Get a Coronavirus Boost?

As Factory Farms Falter, Will Beyond Meat Get a Coronavirus Boost?

Beyond Meat’s 50-50 exposure in restaurants and grocery stores makes it tricky to estimate the pandemic’s impact on its sales. Read full article: As Factory Farms Falter, Will Beyond Mea...→

Local Markets React After President Trump Signs Order Mandating Meat Processing Plants to Re-Open

Local Markets React After President Trump Signs Order Mandating Meat Processing Plants to Re-Open

First it was toilet paper and cleaning supplies, but now President Donald Trump has taken action to prevent potential food shortages, and it could have an impa [...] Read full article: Local Markets React After President Trum...→

USDA Wants to Buy Milk, Meat to Shield Farms From Logjams

USDA Wants to Buy Milk, Meat to Shield Farms From Logjams

The Trump administration would like to make purchases of milk and meat products as part of a $15.5 billion initial aid package to farmers rattled by the corona [...] Read full article: USDA Wants to Buy Milk, Meat to Shield F...→

Coronavirus Update: Local Sourcing Dodges COVID-19 Challenges To Meat Supply Chain

Coronavirus Update: Local Sourcing Dodges COVID-19 Challenges To Meat Supply Chain

With a major meat processing plant in the Midwest closing down over the weekend due to a coronavirus infections among its workers, concerns have been raised ab [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Local Sourcing Dodge...→

Dairy farms dump milk as coronavirus crisis spoils demand

Dairy farms dump milk as coronavirus crisis spoils demand

Dairy farmers are dumping giant loads of milk down the drain as the coronavirus crisis spoils demand for products like butter and cheese. Read full article: Dairy farms dump milk as coronavirus cri...→

Local farms offer fresh, local foods during COVID-19 outbreak - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

Local farms offer fresh, local foods during COVID-19 outbreak - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

While the COVID-19 outbreak continues to evolve, Tennessee’s farms remain an ideal source for fresh and local produce, dairy products, and meats. Read full article: Local farms offer fresh, local foods dur...→

Study finds rise in Minnesota’s homeless population as local shelters see jump in demand amid coronavirus crisis

Study finds rise in Minnesota’s homeless population as local shelters see jump in demand amid coronavirus crisis

The number of people experiencing homelessness is on the rise in Minnesota, especially among older adults, according to a study released Wednesday. The finding [...] Read full article: Study finds rise in Minnesota’s homeless...→

Illinois farmers try to keep up demand for meat during pandemic

Illinois farmers try to keep up demand for meat during pandemic

Meat has been among the most in-demand items at supermarkets as people stock up on essentials amid the COVID-19 pandemic. That has people up and down Illinois' [...] Read full article: Illinois farmers try to keep up demand f...→

Small meat processors get little aid as demand grows

Small meat processors get little aid as demand grows

The pandemic gave small meat processors a new window of business as big meatpackers had to shut down or scale back operations amid outbreaks. Read full article: Small meat processors get little aid as ...→

LA County Supervisors Demand All Local Police Agencies Adopt 8 Use-Of-Force Policies

LA County Supervisors Demand All Local Police Agencies Adopt 8 Use-Of-Force Policies

The policies include banning chokeholds and requiring officers to intervene if another officer is using excessive force. Read full article: LA County Supervisors Demand All Local P...→

Local Govt: Mass Muslim Street Prayers a ‘Serious Lockdown Breach’

Local Govt: Mass Muslim Street Prayers a ‘Serious Lockdown Breach’

Authorities in Blackburn said they will “take action” over a Muslim prayer gathering which was in “serious breach” of lockdown measures. Read full article: Local Govt: Mass Muslim Street Prayers a...→

Owner Of 4 NJ Atilis Gym Locations Plans Mass Reopening Of Local Businesses On Monday Against Gov. Murphy's Orders

Owner Of 4 NJ Atilis Gym Locations Plans Mass Reopening Of Local Businesses On Monday Against Gov. Murphy's Orders

The "Gym Coalition" started out as an effort to reopen fitness gyms with more than 100 gyms on board. It has since transitioned into a colation with multiple N [...] Read full article: Owner Of 4 NJ Atilis Gym Locations Plans...→

Local Design Company Capitalizing on Yard Sign Demand During Pandemic

Local Design Company Capitalizing on Yard Sign Demand During Pandemic

East Village-based Green House Sign & Design has a pretty impressive showroom since its elaborate signs are seen everywhere and used at different conventions a [...] Read full article: Local Design Company Capitalizing on Yar...→

Amid Pandemic, Local Company Delivering Meat And Fresh, Organic Sustainable Foods

Memorial Day weekend is a big time for grilling, yet shortages of meat during the pandemic have some larger chain grocery stores limiting how much you can buy. [...] Read full article: Amid Pandemic, Local Company Delivering ...→

Rising Demand For Touchless Bathroom Fixtures Give Local Plumbers Hope For Better Days Ahead

Rising Demand For Touchless Bathroom Fixtures Give Local Plumbers Hope For Better Days Ahead

It’s pretty difficult these days to find an open public restroom. But there’s a movement now to exchange all of the fixtures. When that’s done, it’s believed t [...] Read full article: Rising Demand For Touchless Bathroom Fix...→

State, local governments slash services as demand rises

State, local governments slash services as demand rises

"Two numbers we care about a lot are going in opposite directions at the wrong time," one state treasurer said. Read full article: State, local governments slash services ...→

Where to shop during the meat shortage, from wholesalers to farms to barbecue joints

Where to shop during the meat shortage, from wholesalers to farms to barbecue joints

Meat shortages have been reported, but you can still find deals on steakhouse rieyes and artisan sausages if you know where to shop Read full article: Where to shop during the meat shortage, ...→

Supermarkets Set Buying Limits On Meat To Get Ahead Of Demand

Supermarkets Set Buying Limits On Meat To Get Ahead Of Demand

Costco, Stop & Shop, and Wegmans all tell WBZ-TV they’re setting limits on certain products. Read full article: Supermarkets Set Buying Limits On Meat T...→

Victory gardens growing in popularity with the help of local community-run farms | The Rebound Tampa Bay

Victory gardens growing in popularity with the help of local community-run farms | The Rebound Tampa Bay

The COVID-19 crisis has forced some larger farms to let their food rot in the fields. That's not happening at Sweetwater Organic Community Farm in Town' n' Cou [...] Read full article: Victory gardens growing in popularity wi...→

Billerica Meat Company's Demand 10 Times Higher In Coronavirus Crisis

Billerica Meat Company's Demand 10 Times Higher In Coronavirus Crisis

The Walden Local Meat Company in Billerica is experiencing 10 times their normal demand since the coronavirus pandemic began. Read full article: Billerica Meat Company's Demand 10 Times...→

Local Food Bank Sees Demand Double Amid Pandemic

Local Food Bank Sees Demand Double Amid Pandemic

Compared to last year, Feeding South Florida has seen the demand for food double since COVID-19. Read full article: Local Food Bank Sees Demand Double Amid ...→

Farms Dumping Milk, Eggs Each Day Amid Reduced Demand

Farms Dumping Milk, Eggs Each Day Amid Reduced Demand

After sales to restaurants plunged due to the coronavirus outbreak farms producing milk and eggs have been forced to dump a million pounds of their produce, Th [...] Read full article: Farms Dumping Milk, Eggs Each Day Amid R...→

U-pick farms provide a way to get outside while supporting local businesses

U-pick farms provide a way to get outside while supporting local businesses

Bob’s Blueberry Farm is a U-pick farm in Hudson. Their parking lot is always full, but they’re making sure the people are always spread 6-feet apart. Read full article: U-pick farms provide a way to get outsid...→

Local leaders demand a moratorium on non-essential construction work

Local leaders demand a moratorium on non-essential construction work

Local leaders are calling on the governor and the mayor to enact a moratorium on non-essential construction work during the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Local leaders demand a moratorium on non...→

Local Butchers, Meat Markets See Surge In Customers Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Local Butchers, Meat Markets See Surge In Customers Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Independent butchers and meat markets are seeing a surge in customers in North Texas as grocery stores struggle to keep coolers stocked. Read full article: Local Butchers, Meat Markets See Surge I...→

The Latest: 3rd meat plant shut down in UK local outbreak

LONDON - A meat processing plant in West Yorkshire has been shut down amid a localized outbreak of COVID-19, the third such site to shut down in the U.K. in re [...] Read full article: The Latest: 3rd meat plant shut down in ...→

Small meat processors get little aid as demand grows

Small meat processors get little aid as demand grows

The pandemic gave small meat processors a new window of business as big meatpackers had to shut down or scale back operations amid outbreaks. Read full article: Small meat processors get little aid as ...→

Airbnb Sees Huge Surge in Demand for Local Getaway Trips

Airbnb Sees Huge Surge in Demand for Local Getaway Trips

Rental app Airbnb has reportedly seen a huge surge in demand for short vacations as travel restrictions due to the Wuhan coronavirus pandemic are lifted. Read full article: Airbnb Sees Huge Surge in Demand for Loc...→

LA County Supervisors Demand All Local Police Agencies Adopt 8 Use-Of-Force Policies

LA County Supervisors Demand All Local Police Agencies Adopt 8 Use-Of-Force Policies

The policies include banning chokeholds and requiring officers to intervene if another officer is using excessive force. Read full article: LA County Supervisors Demand All Local P...→

Local Govt: Mass Muslim Street Prayers a ‘Serious Lockdown Breach’

Local Govt: Mass Muslim Street Prayers a ‘Serious Lockdown Breach’

Authorities in Blackburn said they will “take action” over a Muslim prayer gathering which was in “serious breach” of lockdown measures. Read full article: Local Govt: Mass Muslim Street Prayers a...→

New website connects people with local farms who offer delivery

New website connects people with local farms who offer delivery

The creators of the website wanted to create a one-stop database for people who weren't even aware that local farms offered delivery services. Read full article: New website connects people with local f...→

Owner Of 4 NJ Atilis Gym Locations Plans Mass Reopening Of Local Businesses On Monday Against Gov. Murphy's Orders

Owner Of 4 NJ Atilis Gym Locations Plans Mass Reopening Of Local Businesses On Monday Against Gov. Murphy's Orders

The "Gym Coalition" started out as an effort to reopen fitness gyms with more than 100 gyms on board. It has since transitioned into a colation with multiple N [...] Read full article: Owner Of 4 NJ Atilis Gym Locations Plans...→

Surge of Yard Sign Demand During Pandemic Boosts Local Design Company’s Sales

Surge of Yard Sign Demand During Pandemic Boosts Local Design Company’s Sales

East Village-based Green House Sign & Design has a pretty impressive showroom since its elaborate signs are seen everywhere and used at different conventions a [...] Read full article: Surge of Yard Sign Demand During Pandemi...→

Local Design Company Capitalizing on Yard Sign Demand During Pandemic

Local Design Company Capitalizing on Yard Sign Demand During Pandemic

East Village-based Green House Sign & Design has a pretty impressive showroom since its elaborate signs are seen everywhere and used at different conventions a [...] Read full article: Local Design Company Capitalizing on Yar...→

New Jersey Farms Get Creative To Meet Demand For Fresh Fruits, Vegetables

New Jersey Farms Get Creative To Meet Demand For Fresh Fruits, Vegetables

One farmer says customers have been calling for weeks, waiting to roam the strawberry fields and find the perfect pick. Read full article: New Jersey Farms Get Creative To Meet De...→

Amid Pandemic, Local Company Delivering Meat And Fresh, Organic Sustainable Foods

Memorial Day weekend is a big time for grilling, yet shortages of meat during the pandemic have some larger chain grocery stores limiting how much you can buy. [...] Read full article: Amid Pandemic, Local Company Delivering ...→

Meat-Supply Pressure Eases on Plant Revival, Slack Demand

Meat-Supply Pressure Eases on Plant Revival, Slack Demand

The squeeze on U.S. meat is easing. Wholesale prices are falling as slaughterhouses recover from Covid-19 related shutdowns and traders brace for lower demand [...] Read full article: Meat-Supply Pressure Eases on Plant Revi...→

Local store sees spike in demand amid popularity of 'The Last Dance'

Local store sees spike in demand amid popularity of 'The Last Dance'

"The Last Dance" is one of the most watched shows on TV. The demand for Jordan sneakers is high, and one local store is meeting the demand for those who buy sp [...] Read full article: Local store sees spike in demand amid po...→

Rising Demand For Touchless Bathroom Fixtures Give Local Plumbers Hope For Better Days Ahead

Rising Demand For Touchless Bathroom Fixtures Give Local Plumbers Hope For Better Days Ahead

It’s pretty difficult these days to find an open public restroom. But there’s a movement now to exchange all of the fixtures. When that’s done, it’s believed t [...] Read full article: Rising Demand For Touchless Bathroom Fix...→

Meat exports surge as industry struggles to meet US demand

Meat exports surge as industry struggles to meet US demand

U.S. meat exports are surging even as the industry is struggling to meet domestic demand because of coronavirus outbreaks at processing plants that have sicken [...] Read full article: Meat exports surge as industry struggles...→

State, local governments slash services as demand rises

State, local governments slash services as demand rises

"Two numbers we care about a lot are going in opposite directions at the wrong time," one state treasurer said. Read full article: State, local governments slash services ...→

Here are the meat limits at some local supermarket chains

Here are the meat limits at some local supermarket chains

Bracing for meat shortages, most grocery stores are limiting customers to two packages of each meat product. Read full article: Here are the meat limits at some local s...→

Where to shop during the meat shortage, from wholesalers to farms to barbecue joints

Where to shop during the meat shortage, from wholesalers to farms to barbecue joints

Meat shortages have been reported, but you can still find deals on steakhouse rieyes and artisan sausages if you know where to shop Read full article: Where to shop during the meat shortage, ...→

Supermarkets add more plant-based products to meet demand amid possible meat shortages

Supermarkets add more plant-based products to meet demand amid possible meat shortages

As the meat supply in the U.S. has started to decrease amid the coronavirus pandemic, the market is ripe for growth in the plant-based product sector. Read full article: Supermarkets add more plant-based produc...→

Supermarkets Set Buying Limits On Meat To Get Ahead Of Demand

Supermarkets Set Buying Limits On Meat To Get Ahead Of Demand

Costco, Stop & Shop, and Wegmans all tell WBZ-TV they’re setting limits on certain products. Read full article: Supermarkets Set Buying Limits On Meat T...→

As Factory Farms Falter, Will Beyond Meat Get a Coronavirus Boost?

As Factory Farms Falter, Will Beyond Meat Get a Coronavirus Boost?

Beyond Meat’s 50-50 exposure in restaurants and grocery stores makes it tricky to estimate the pandemic’s impact on its sales. Read full article: As Factory Farms Falter, Will Beyond Mea...→

Victory gardens growing in popularity with the help of local community-run farms | The Rebound Tampa Bay

Victory gardens growing in popularity with the help of local community-run farms | The Rebound Tampa Bay

The COVID-19 crisis has forced some larger farms to let their food rot in the fields. That's not happening at Sweetwater Organic Community Farm in Town' n' Cou [...] Read full article: Victory gardens growing in popularity wi...→

Billerica Meat Company's Demand 10 Times Higher In Coronavirus Crisis

Billerica Meat Company's Demand 10 Times Higher In Coronavirus Crisis

The Walden Local Meat Company in Billerica is experiencing 10 times their normal demand since the coronavirus pandemic began. Read full article: Billerica Meat Company's Demand 10 Times...→

Local Markets React After President Trump Signs Order Mandating Meat Processing Plants to Re-Open

Local Markets React After President Trump Signs Order Mandating Meat Processing Plants to Re-Open

First it was toilet paper and cleaning supplies, but now President Donald Trump has taken action to prevent potential food shortages, and it could have an impa [...] Read full article: Local Markets React After President Trum...→

USDA Wants to Buy Milk, Meat to Shield Farms From Logjams

USDA Wants to Buy Milk, Meat to Shield Farms From Logjams

The Trump administration would like to make purchases of milk and meat products as part of a $15.5 billion initial aid package to farmers rattled by the corona [...] Read full article: USDA Wants to Buy Milk, Meat to Shield F...→

Local Food Bank Sees Demand Double Amid Pandemic

Local Food Bank Sees Demand Double Amid Pandemic

Compared to last year, Feeding South Florida has seen the demand for food double since COVID-19. Read full article: Local Food Bank Sees Demand Double Amid ...→

Coronavirus Update: Local Sourcing Dodges COVID-19 Challenges To Meat Supply Chain

Coronavirus Update: Local Sourcing Dodges COVID-19 Challenges To Meat Supply Chain

With a major meat processing plant in the Midwest closing down over the weekend due to a coronavirus infections among its workers, concerns have been raised ab [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: Local Sourcing Dodge...→

Farms Dumping Milk, Eggs Each Day Amid Reduced Demand

Farms Dumping Milk, Eggs Each Day Amid Reduced Demand

After sales to restaurants plunged due to the coronavirus outbreak farms producing milk and eggs have been forced to dump a million pounds of their produce, Th [...] Read full article: Farms Dumping Milk, Eggs Each Day Amid R...→

Dairy farms dump milk as coronavirus crisis spoils demand

Dairy farms dump milk as coronavirus crisis spoils demand

Dairy farmers are dumping giant loads of milk down the drain as the coronavirus crisis spoils demand for products like butter and cheese. Read full article: Dairy farms dump milk as coronavirus cri...→

U-pick farms provide a way to get outside while supporting local businesses

U-pick farms provide a way to get outside while supporting local businesses

Bob’s Blueberry Farm is a U-pick farm in Hudson. Their parking lot is always full, but they’re making sure the people are always spread 6-feet apart. Read full article: U-pick farms provide a way to get outsid...→

Local farms offer fresh, local foods during COVID-19 outbreak - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

Local farms offer fresh, local foods during COVID-19 outbreak - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

While the COVID-19 outbreak continues to evolve, Tennessee’s farms remain an ideal source for fresh and local produce, dairy products, and meats. Read full article: Local farms offer fresh, local foods dur...→

Local leaders demand a moratorium on non-essential construction work

Local leaders demand a moratorium on non-essential construction work

Local leaders are calling on the governor and the mayor to enact a moratorium on non-essential construction work during the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Local leaders demand a moratorium on non...→

Study finds rise in Minnesota’s homeless population as local shelters see jump in demand amid coronavirus crisis

Study finds rise in Minnesota’s homeless population as local shelters see jump in demand amid coronavirus crisis

The number of people experiencing homelessness is on the rise in Minnesota, especially among older adults, according to a study released Wednesday. The finding [...] Read full article: Study finds rise in Minnesota’s homeless...→

Illinois farmers try to keep up demand for meat during pandemic

Illinois farmers try to keep up demand for meat during pandemic

Meat has been among the most in-demand items at supermarkets as people stock up on essentials amid the COVID-19 pandemic. That has people up and down Illinois' [...] Read full article: Illinois farmers try to keep up demand f...→

Local Butchers, Meat Markets See Surge In Customers Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Local Butchers, Meat Markets See Surge In Customers Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Independent butchers and meat markets are seeing a surge in customers in North Texas as grocery stores struggle to keep coolers stocked. Read full article: Local Butchers, Meat Markets See Surge I...→