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WILL THE CORONAVIRUS DOOM ONE OF OREGON’S “FOUR FOOD GROUPS” TO EXTINCTION?

WILL THE CORONAVIRUS DOOM ONE OF OREGON’S “FOUR FOOD GROUPS” TO EXTINCTION?

After moving to Eugene in January of 2017 I jokingly told friends from California (and elsewhere) that I had discovered that Oregon had “Four Official Food Groups”:

  • Beer (locally brewed and served in brewpubs and sold in bottles in stores)
  • Wine (a shop near my home carries 500-plus Oregon Pinot Noirs)
  • Coffee (no, Seattle doesn’t “own” coffee bars that serve espresso drinks)
  • Everything Else

But these days it has become, at least for some residents of Eugene, more difficult to get their RDA (“Recommended Daily Allowance) of lattes and mochas.

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