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‘We’re Doing All We Can Do, And That’s All You Can Do’ Georgia Blueberry Farmers Face Challenges

Shawn Davis, head of Southern Press and Packing in Georgia, talks about the challenges blueberry farmers are facing.
Shawn Davis, head of Southern Press and Packing in Georgia, talks about the challenges blueberry farmers are facing.
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Georgia’s blueberry crop could be the best in years.

Shawn Davis is the co-owner of Southern Press and Packing. (Courtesy of Shawn Davis)

The problem is that the efforts to contain the coronavirus mean every other step in the supply chain is a huge unknown.

That could offset any benefit to blueberry farmers.

For our series “What Now? Work and the Coronavirus,” we hear from Shawn Davis, head of Southern Press and Packing in Blackshear, Georgia.

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