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May 4, 2020

Executive Order on delegating authority under the DPA with respect to food supply chain resources during the national emergency caused by the outbreak of COVID-19

President Trump signed an Executive Order to preserve the safety of our Nation’s food supply chain during the COVID-19 outbreak. This order directs the Department of Agriculture to ensure America’s meat and poultry processors continue both safe and uninterrupted operations to the maximum extent possible. This action is part of continued efforts by President Trump to support farmers and make sure Americans have food to put on their tables.  Read more