COVID-19: France calls unemployed to work in fields as borders stay closed

By |marec 25th, 2020|containment, coronavirus, COVID-19, Didier Guillaume, Emmanuel Macron, farmers, FNSEA, France, lockdown, News, patriotism, unemployment|

The French government has called on the technically unemployed French to make themselves available to help farmers with seasonal harvests. But such 'agricultural patriotism' does not bode well with the tightening of containment. EURACTIV France reports.