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FSMA Food Safety and Farming Workshop

Monday, November 18, 20198:00 amTuesday, November 19, 20193:00 pm
Glynwood, Cold Spring, NY
Stay at Glynwood on the night of Monday, November 18.
FSMA Food Safety and Farming Workshop

To register for the training, please follow the link posted in "Related Links." To book a room at Glynwood for the night of November 18, click "Book a Room."

This 2-day course is designed for vegetables farmers who wish to improve their food farm safety plans. Participants will receive an AFDO certificate as well as a Produce Safety Alliance manual. Topics covered will include:

-Introduction to Produce Safety
-Worker Health, Hygiene and Training
-Soil amendments
-Wildlife, Domesticated Animals, and Land Use
-Agriculture water (Part I: Production water; Part II: Post-harvest Water)
-Post-harvest Handling and Sanitation
-How to Develop a Farm Food Safety Plan

Instructor: Nathaniel Lartey, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Orange County