Protecting the agriculture sector during the Covid-19 crisis

Protecting the agriculture sector during the Covid-19 crisis. KRI VIEWS, 27 (20). pp. 1-14. (2020)


The agriculture sector is not spared from the devastation caused by the Covid-19 crisis. The declining bulk demand from the hospitality and tourism sectors and the disruption of the global supply chain bound to cause negative impacts on the sector.
The Movement Control Order (MCO) in Malaysia also affected the activities of the agriculture sector. For example, a few days after the MCO took place, some local farmers were reported to have difficulty selling their produce. Some resorted to social media to market their produce, while some were forced to donate or dispose of unsold produce.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Agronomy, Food supply, Food Security
Taxonomy: By Subject > Plantation & Agrotechnology > Plantation and Agribusiness Management
By Subject > Plantation & Agrotechnology > Agriculture Technology
Local Content Hub: Subjects > Plantation & Agrotechnology
Depositing User: Mohd Ismail Zanudin
Date Deposited: 11 Oct 2020 13:11
Last Modified: 11 Oct 2020 13:11
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