6000 Food Safety Modernization Act - Produce Safety Rule Training for Farmers | UGA Cooperative Extension
Dec 5, 2017 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The Georgia Department of Agriculture, Clayton County Extension, and Fayette County Extension are offering a free Food Safety Modernization Act - Produce Safety Rule training for farmers. Participants will learn to: describe Good Agricultural Practices (GAP); identify requirements of the FSMA - Produce Safety Rule; list microbial risks; implement produce safety practices; and write a food safety plan for the farm.

Who should attend: Any farmer interested in improving the safety of their produce and learning how to create a food safety plan for the farm; any produce grower who grows, packs, harvests and/or holds covered produce, makes over $25,000 in annual produce sales (on average, based on the past three years of sales), and does not qualify for a Produce Safety Rule exemption is required to attend this training under new federal regulations.

For more information, see the event website: UGA Clayton County Extension

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  • 1262 Government Circle, Suite 40
  • Jonesboro, GA 30236
  • Front Conference Room
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