Leah Douglas tracked down COVID-19 cases in America’s food system

So I tracked her down for an interview

On July 31, 2020 I spoke with Leah Douglas, a food, agriculture, and environment reporter for FERN News. Douglas has spent the last several months compiling data on every confirmed coronavirus case in food processing plants, meatpacking facilities, and farms across the country.

Covid-19 outbreaks and cases by state as of July 22, 2020. (Leah Douglas / FERN News)