Video Duration 02 minutes 19 seconds

How coronavirus is disrupting food supply chain in US

The pandemic has forced processing factories to shut down and produce goes to waste.

The coronavirus pandemic is affecting the meat and dairy industries in the United States.

As workers become sick, meat processing factories are being shut down. And with cafes and restaurants closed, dairy products are going to waste.

Al Jazeera’s Patty Culhane reports from Washington, DC.