Virginia Tech Agricultural and Applied Economics experts have responded to recent disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic by conducting further analysis and producing helpful information for Virginia producers, businesses, community members, and policy makers. The following report is a compilation of these outputs and covers topics ranging from an overarching economic outlook to disruptions in the food supply chain, aquaculture, U.S.-China trade, grain markets, and agricultural policy.
Additional COVID-19 resources by AAEC faculty:
Resilience test by the North American food system, David Orden
Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Tax Rebates, Travis Mountain
Please see Virginia Tech's Ready site for further information related to university operations during the COVID-19 pandemic. Additional information related to COVID-19 and public health safety measures can be accessed on the Virginia Department of Health or the Centers for Disease Control and Prevension websites.