COVID-19 Resources for Farmers & Markets

COVID-19 Hazard Pay

Hazard pay available for essential workers in Pennsylvania, including farmers who sell their products at farmers market or farm stands, and food and meat processors. Essential workers who make between $7.25 and $20 per hour can earn an additional $3 per hour for ten weeks (August 16–October 24) with hazard pay. Employers must apply for […]

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Pastured Livestock Efficiency Benchmark Worksheet

This worksheet is a starting point for benchmarking your pastured livestock farm’s land and feed efficiency.

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COVID-19 Checklist for Farmers Markets

Open-source resource for developing safety guidelines for farmers markets during the coronavirus pandemic.

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COVID-19 Readiness Assessment for Continuity of Farm Business

This is an open-source checklist created by Pasa Sustainable Agriculture, in collaboration with Penn State Extension, for developing a continuity of business plan during the coronavirus pandemic. Farmers, market managers, and related businesses are permitted to use, modify, and distribute this resource as needed. We encourage farmers in Pennsylvania to review our blog post and […]

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Farmland leasing & purchasing arrangements

Are you planning to lease or purchase farmland? Or are you preparing to transition your farm property to new owners?

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