Date: Jan 14, 2020

In light of the 2018 and 2019 E.coli O157:H7 outbreaks, the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) will be hosting a town hall meeting to explain the intent of a longitudinal environmental research study in California; identify leafy green growers interested in advancing what is currently known in food safety; and share details about grower participation in a research project with FDA.


Date: Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Time:  9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Location:  Monterey County Agricultural Commissioner’s Office

1432 Abbott St

Salinas, CA 93901


  • Natalie Krout-Greenberg, Director of Inspection Services, California Department of Food and Agriculture
  • Dr. Steven M. Musser, Deputy Center Director for Scientific Operations, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, U.S. Food and Drug Administration

 For additional information please contact: Lina Ngyuen at

WG Staff Contact

Sonia Salas
Assistant Vice President, Food Safety, Science & Technology

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