Events

2019 Produce Safety Grower Trainings - August 15

The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rule affects all fruit and vegetable growers. Attend a training for information about best practices, risk management, and regulatory requirements. Registration $35 (includes lunch, snacks & beverages) Register at: www.uaex.edu/arkansas-produce-safety

Southwest Research and Extension Center
362 Highway 174 North, Hope

Training Agenda

8:00 a.m. Registration and Refreshments

8:15 a.m. Welcome

8:30 a.m. Introduction to Produce Safety

9:45 a.m. Worker Health, Hygiene & Training

10:45 a.m. Production Water

12:15 p.m. Postharvest Water

1:15 p.m. Soil Amendments

2:00 p.m. Wildlife, Domesticated Animals

& Land Use

3:00 p.m. Post Harvest Handling & Sanitation

4:00 p.m. Developing a Farm Food Safety Plan

4:45 p.m. Closing Statements & Evaluations