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Added by Jovana Kovacevic • Last updated May 13, 2020
Author: Jovana Kovacevic
Type: Add-on / Supplemental Educational Material
Topic: Ag Water (Postharvest), Produce Safety Rule (PSR)

The intent of the exercise is for PSA grower course trainees to witness the impact of water infiltration in produce, consider produce safety implications related to post-harvest water quality and think about the importance of managing postharvest water quality.

Added by Sue Davis • Last updated May 12, 2020
Type: People
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, Record Keeping, Traceability
State: OR

Sue Davis, Oregon Department of Agriculture Produce Safety Development Specialist Sue has worked in agriculture since 2004 when she and her family bought and began operating a small, diversified farm in the Columbia River Gorge. For several years Sue was actively engaged in the start-up and development of the Gorge Grown Food Network. Since 2010 Sue has worked for the state departments of...

Added by Josiah Griffin • Last updated May 12, 2020
Type: People
Topic:
State: AR

Josiah, Native Hawaiian, is a Program and Policy Specialist for the Indigenous Food & Agriculture Initiative, bringing over five years of experience in analyzing Tribal implications of federal policy and supporting increased access to agricultural resources.
 
 Prior to rejoining the Initiative, Josiah served as trustee liaison for the Native American Agriculture Fund,...

Added by • Last updated May 7, 2020
Author: Nicole Richard
Type: Project
Topic: General (PCHF), Preventive Controls for Human Foods (PCHF), Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs), Preventive Controls (PCs), Food Safety Plan
State: RI

A meeting was held to develop a strategy to maximize the impact and support for food entrepreneurs in New England. Stakeholders discussed the challenges and opportunities faced by food entrepreneurs and outlined training and resource needs.

Added by • Last updated May 1, 2020
Type: People
Topic: General (PCHF), Preventive Controls for Human Foods (PCHF), Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs), Preventive Controls (PCs), Food Safety Plan
State: RI

Nicole Richard, Research Associate/Food Safety Specialist, has been involved in numerous needs assessment projects which resulted in the development of resources and programming for numerous target audiences (e.g., educators, consumers, seafood and produce industries, food entrepreneurs). Her lab-based research has primarily focused on the evaluation of biochemical and microbiological quality and...

Added by Kali Feiereisel • Last updated April 16, 2020
Author: Kali Feiereisel
Type: Fact Sheets
Topic: General (PSR), Produce Safety Rule (PSR)
State: CA

CAFF has created a new resource for farmers that have Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) pick up locations during COVID-19.

Added by Kali Feiereisel • Last updated April 16, 2020
Author: Kali Feiereisel
Type: Fact Sheets
Topic: Worker Health, Hygiene & Training, Produce Safety Rule (PSR)

CAFF has created a new resource to help farmers prepare for possible labor shortages due to COVID-19.

Added by Chelsea Matzen • Last updated April 14, 2020
Author: Brian Fink
Type: Coverage Assessment Tools, Tools & Calculators
Topic: General (PCHF), Preventive Controls for Human Foods (PCHF), General (PSR), Produce Safety Rule (PSR)

This guide is designed to help you figure out how the PC Rule applies to your farm’s value-added products and what you are expected to do about it.

Added by Elizabeth Newbold • Last updated April 9, 2020
Author: Center for Agriculture and Food Systems at Vermont Law School
Type: Fact Sheets
Topic: General (PSR), Produce Safety Rule (PSR)

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