Covid-19 underlines the need for resilient food systems

“We won’t forget Covid-19 easily. It is a reminder that our fundamental strengths lie in the connections that exist between people. It is an opportunity to give the respect most deserved to people-scale food systems creating local resilience through personal connections between eaters, local producers, neighbours and communities.” Nick Weir from the Open Food Network…

DEFRA – Daily Update on the Coronavirus

Defra are publishing a daily update on the coronavirus response. This sets out the wide range of measures that the food industry has taken in recent weeks to support its staff, suppliers and customers, including vulnerable people and key workers. https://deframedia.blog.gov.uk/2020/03/21/daily-update-on-the-coronavirus-response/