Homeland Security recognizes food, ag sectors as ‘essential’

Homeland Security recognizes food, ag sectors as ‘essential’

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Guidance document says food and agriculture workers should maintain normal work schedule

“If you work in a critical infrastructure industry, as defined by the Department of Homeland Security, such as health care services and pharmaceutical and food supply, you have a special responsibility to maintain your normal work schedule,” DHS’ Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) said in its guidance document, issued March 19.