Western Growers (WG) is hosting a Produce Safety Alliance (PSA) Growers Training Course. This course is one way to fulfill the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rule requirement, which states that “at least one supervisor or responsible party for your farm must have successfully completed food safety training at least equivalent to that received under standardized curriculum recognized as adequate by the Food and Drug Administration.”
Trainers will discuss produce safety best practices, outline key parts of the FSMA Produce Safety Rule requirement, and cover topics including the following:
- Worker Health, Hygiene, and Training
- Wildlife, Domesticated Animals, and Land Use
- Postharvest Handling and Sanitation
- How to Develop a Farm Food Safety Plan
- Soil Amendments; and Agricultural Water
Members of Western Growers will receive a discounted price.
PSA Grower Training- Bakersfield
Date: June 13, 2019
Location: Training Center at PAS Associates
1401 19th Street
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Cost: WG Members: $275.00
- Sonia Salas, Western Growers
- Donna Pahl Clements, Produce Safety Alliance
Registration Details: CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Registration includes training materials and certificate, light breakfast, snacks and lunch.
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