Kansas farmers still working despite virus outbreak

While much of the nation has shut down because of the COVID-19 pandemic, farmers are still at work. Still, the tumbling economy has hurt the ag industry, too, experts said.

By

State News

April 22, 2020 - 10:13 AM

Photo by Pixabay.com

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Only eight souls live on the square-mile section where Jeff Hatfield farms south of Wichita: him, his wife, daughter, son-in-law, three grandchildren and a neighbor.

The coronavirus pandemic still managed to find him.

Not, thankfully, in the form of sickness. For him, the virus’s toll is the damage to his business.

Related
August 13, 2020
April 20, 2020
December 10, 2019
December 14, 2010