Special Report: Yuma’s agriculture business during a pandemic

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News 11’s Arlette Yousif delivers an in-depth Take A look On the profitable and laborious agriculture enterprise

YUMA, Ariz. (KYMA, KECY) – Yuma is biggest acknowledged for its huge multi-billion greenagain agriculture enterprise. However like every completely different enterprise, COVID impacted our agriculture world.

The busiest time of yr for agriculture upon us and safety measures are extra essential than earlier than.

“As quickly as we’re round A lot Of people close by, then it’s important for us To maintain sporting our masks for The safety of ourselves, our merchandise, And everyone. And in addition, thank god We now have been In a place to acquire The proper vaccine,” says Amigo Farms Irrigator Sergio Gonzalez.

Already native day laborers are Getting ready for our native ag season, Collectively with hundreds of migrant farmstaff making their method again from Salinas, California, and Mexico to convey meals to our desk.

Be a part of us tonight on the Early Version at 5 p.m. for a particular report by our very personal Arlette Yousif Regarding the upcoming ag season, how staff Deal with extreme climate, And dealing by way of a pandemic.

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