FSMA Compliant On-Farm Thermophilic Composting: A Safe Way to Enrich the Soil

Added by NCR FSMA • Last updated November 2, 2018
Author: NCR FSMA
Type: Add-on / Supplemental Educational Material, Fact Sheets
Topic: Soil Amendments, Produce Safety Rule (PSR)

Composting is a beneficial approach to convert organic waste into a valuable soil amendment. This factsheet discusses the validated biological decomposition process that is laid out in the FSMA Produce Safety Rule under section §112.55(b).

 


 


Produce Safety Alliance (PSA) Website
Added by Elizabeth Newbold • Last updated August 11, 2017
Type: National Curricula
Topic: General (PSR); Produce Safety Rule (PSR); Worker Health, Hygiene & Training; Soil Amendments; Wildlife, Domestic Animals & Land Use; Ag Water (Preharvest); Ag Water (Postharvest); Postharvest Handling & Sanitation; Food Safety Plans
Penn State Farm Food Safety Fact Sheets
Added by Luke LaBorde • Last updated March 1, 2018
Type: Fact Sheets
Topic: Worker Health, Hygiene & Training; Produce Safety Rule (PSR); Soil Amendments; Wildlife, Domestic Animals & Land Use; Ag Water (Preharvest); Ag Water (Postharvest); Postharvest Handling & Sanitation
Records Required by the FSMA Produce Safety Rule
Added by Robert Way • Last updated August 23, 2017
Type: Add-on / Supplemental Educational Material; Fact Sheets
Topic: Worker Health, Hygiene & Training; Produce Safety Rule (PSR); Soil Amendments; Ag Water (Preharvest); Ag Water (Postharvest); Record Keeping