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Presented by Amber D. Vallotton, Extension Specialist, School of Plant & Environmental Sciences; Melissa Chase, Consumer Food Safety Program Manager, Food Science and Technology, Virginia Tech; Joell Eifert, Director, Food Innovations Program, Food Science and Technology, Virginia Tech; Laura K. Strawn, Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist, Food Science and Technology, Eastern Shore Agricultural Research and Extension Center; and Robert C. Williams, Associate Professor, Food Science and Technology, Virginia Tech

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In Part 1 of a four part series, we will provide a brief context related to the Farm to Fork continuum, then look at the characteristics of SARS-CoV-2, how it is transmitted, and what we know about preventing its spread. Presented by Virginia Cooperative Extension specialists, Melissa Chase, Joell Eifert, Laura Strawn, Rob Williams, and Amber Vallotton. This webinar was conducted on April 9, 2020.

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Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension work, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Virginia State University, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture cooperating. Edwin J. Jones, Director, Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg; M. Ray McKinnie, Administrator, 1890 Extension Program, Virginia State University, Petersburg.

Publication Date

April 20, 2020