The State of Wisconsin, including the Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP), continues to monitor the spread of COVID-19 in coordination with the Department of Health Services (DHS) Public Health and other local, state, and federal partners.
You can access information from multiple state agencies at Wisconsin.gov/COVID19. As circumstances continue to evolve, this webpage will be continually updated.
Safer At Home (Emergency Order #12)
On March 24, 2020, Governor Tony Evers directed DHS to issue a Safer At Home order, requiring individuals to stay at home with certain exceptions for essential businesses and activities.
To determine whether your business or activity is considered essential under the Safer At Home order (Emergency Order #12), please read the order and the
FAQ on Governor Evers' website. If your business or activity is not listed and you believe it should be, please visit https://www.wedc.org/essentialbusiness.
DATCP Toolkit for farmers and agricultural businesses
COVID-19 Publications and Frequently Asked Questions
Crops and Agribusiness
Employment and Business Operations
Food Supply, Delivery and Recreational Facilities
Weights and Measures