Eye on Potatoes: A Podcast on All Things Potatoes

Breaking News: NPC Reacts to CFAP 2

September 18, 2020 Eye on Potatoes Season 1 Episode 19
Eye on Potatoes: A Podcast on All Things Potatoes
Breaking News: NPC Reacts to CFAP 2
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Eye on Potatoes: A Podcast on All Things Potatoes
Breaking News: NPC Reacts to CFAP 2
Sep 18, 2020 Season 1 Episode 19
Eye on Potatoes

On Friday, Sept. 18, the National Potato Council welcomed the announcement that USDA will implement an expansion of the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program -- CFAP 2 -- which will provide an additional $14 billion for agricultural producers who continue to face market disruptions and associated costs due to the government-imposed food service disruptions in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

NPC CEO Kam Quarles calls in from DC to react to the breaking news and to thank USDA for taking this additional step toward relief for the members of the potato industry who have experienced significant economic hardships in 2020.

Show Notes

On Friday, Sept. 18, the National Potato Council welcomed the announcement that USDA will implement an expansion of the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program -- CFAP 2 -- which will provide an additional $14 billion for agricultural producers who continue to face market disruptions and associated costs due to the government-imposed food service disruptions in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

NPC CEO Kam Quarles calls in from DC to react to the breaking news and to thank USDA for taking this additional step toward relief for the members of the potato industry who have experienced significant economic hardships in 2020.