Reynolds asks farmers to donate masks and other protective gear to aid health providers
Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds is asking farmers and all Iowans to donate personal protective equipment (PPE) to their local emergency management offices.
The priority for donations is N95 respirator masks or other similar masks. In addition, authorities would welcome donations of other PPE items, such as eye protection, latex-free gloves or gowns. Contact information for local emergency management offices in all Iowa counties can be found at https://www.homelandsecurity.iowa.gov/documents/county/COORD_Public_List.pdf.
Want more news on this topic? Farm Bureau members may subscribe for a free email news service, featuring the farm and rural topics that interest them most!