The MtoM Podcast set

Charting The Outbreaks - Leah Douglas

Jul 14, 2020  | Ep312 | Podcast


Leah Douglas has spent much of her time at The Fern covering industrial agriculture from consolidations to politics. Now she tracks Covid-19 infections in food processing plants, farms and ranches plus meat processing plants. Her data is put into an interactive map on a number side, but her reporting looks at the spread of the virus through the food system. Click here to listen as Douglas and Paul Yeager talk about the challenges in keeping these facilities open and the hurdles ahead in the industry.

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