Not good. I recommended that Central PA orchid society wait until mid-February to decide whether-or-not to cancel (show in late March). I hope they heed it; my hunch is that Omicron will be awful in the short term, but fizzle quickly.
2024 Orchid Show and Sale The 2024 North Jersey Orchid Society Show and Sale is Friday January 12 through Sunday January 14, 2024 at the Douglass Student Center, Rutgers University in New Brunswick NJ. The show is from 12 Noon to 5 PM on Friday, Saturday 10 AM to 5 PM and Sunday 10 AM to 4 PM. The
Sorry to hear.
This version seems overall to be milder than previous ones according to those passing along info. Our pastor and his wife recently had strong colds, traveled to a conference. One has mild symptoms and tested positive, the other positive but almost no symptoms. They both said the previous cold (tested negative) was much worse. Of course they were vaccinated, maybe more symptoms if not.
Our CNYOS club is planning on returning to our show in the fall, but only one vendor (Glen Decker). Vast area in upstate ny with no orchid vendors )
I was sick for a day before Xmas and tested positive in late December, I'm vaccinated. I was looking forward to the Deep Cut show but, I understand the need for precaution. This thing will spread like wildfire but at least does not cause serious symptoms.