USDA Details Defense Production Act

May 06, 2020
 

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue sent letters to the nation's governors and meat supply-chain stakeholders Tuesday night detailing what is expected from them as it relates to President Trump's Defense Protection Act order. 

Links to the Letters
* Meat Supply-Chain DPA Letter to Governors
Meat Supply-Chain DPA Letter to Stakeholders

Essentially, it says to follow CDC/OSHA worker safety guidelines and to email a plan of action to reopen closed plants to USDA.