85 migrant workers test positive in latest Ontario farm outbreak

A farm operation in Norfolk County south of Simcoe is the latest agricultural facility in Ontario to declare a COVID-19 outbreak after 85 migrant workers tested positive for the virus.The migrant workers are employed by Scotlynn Group in Vittoria a major producer of sweet corn watermelon asparagus and pumpkins.

The Haldimand-Norfolk Health Unit said Sunday that five workers have been hospitalized and approximately 25 others who tested positive are showing symptoms of the virus.Many workers are from Mexico and an official from the Mexican consulate is being made available to speak to those infected.A farm in St.Thomas in the Ontario Plants Propagation had been 20 people associated with it test positive this past week and is still waiting on test results for others.

The number of migrant workers contracting the coronavirus is increasing.Canada de ontario ch panjasi kaame kheta ch kam karde cronavirus da sikhaar ho gye ne.Video dekho te eh poori video dekh ke share kro vad to vad.This past week saw outbreaks involving migrant workers at farms across southwestern Ontario.

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