Food shopping

Chickens being processed for Costco at the Lincoln Premium Poultry plant in Fremont Nebraska on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020.
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Mark Abrams
May 26, 2020 - 11:04 am
At the peak of the pandemic, Pennsylvania chicken farms were forced to euthanize tens of thousands of birds due to an economic downfall and a break in the supply chain. The poultry industry is continuing to adjust to meet demands — wherever and whatever they are. Read more here.
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Chickens being processed for Costco at the Lincoln Premium Poultry plant in Fremont Nebraska on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020.
Zach Boyden-Holmes/The Register-Imagn Content Services, LLC
Mark Abrams
April 28, 2020 - 11:44 am
Pennsylvania chicken farms suffered huge losses in the last two weeks as they were forced to euthanize tens of thousands of birds because of supply chain problems brought on by the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Smithfield pork processing plant in Sioux Falls
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AP News
April 27, 2020 - 1:55 pm
Meat isn't going to disappear from supermarkets because of outbreaks of the coronavirus among workers at U.S. slaughterhouses. But as the meat plants struggle to remain open, consumers could face less selection and slightly higher prices. Read more here.
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Grocery delivery
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Kimberly Adams
April 13, 2020 - 6:32 pm
Trying to get day-to-day essential items is a battle in itself amid the coronavirus crisis, especially for older people or vulnerable populations. So, two Moorestown moms took it upon themselves to go shopping for their neighbors. Read more here.
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Reading Terminal Market
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Hadas Kuznits
April 02, 2020 - 11:36 am
Reading Terminal Market is still open during the coronavirus pandemic. But ever since the virus forced business closures and stay-at-home orders across the state, online orders have skyrocketed 80 times more than usual. Read more here.
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Barrier at store counter for prevent spread of COVID-19
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Mike DeNardo
March 25, 2020 - 2:51 pm
Supermarkets, including Acme and Giant, are installing Plexiglas partitions to separate cashiers from customers and to slow the spread of COVID-19. Read more here.
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Corona Relief Squad
Courtesy of Jasleen Gill
John McDevitt
March 20, 2020 - 5:03 pm
High schooler Jasleen Gill saw how the coronavirus pandemic was affecting her community, so she started the Corona Relief Squad to deliver groceries to people in need. Read more here.
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Coronavirus panic buying at Wegmans
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Paul Kurtz
March 13, 2020 - 12:15 pm
Thousands of people in the area have flooded supermarkets to stock up on grocery items, out of concern for the coronavirus outbreak. Read more here.
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