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Certifications in agriculture and natural resources

I get a lot of questions about certifications. What certifications should a farmer or landscaper or food entrepreneur get? What professional development certifications can UMD Extension help you work towards? If you ask me that question, I’ll likely ask you to take a moment to think about why you...

On-farm Food Safety and Recall Readiness Training for Agritourism Operators

Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018 - 8:00am to 3:00pm
Forrest Hall Farm
This workshop is specifically geared to operators of farms with agritourism components. The workshop will cover Maryland Good Agriculture Practices (GAP) basics, an overview of the Food Safety Modernization Act, food safety risk and recommendations for a CSA operation, recall planning and the role...

On-farm Food Safety and Recall Readiness Training for an On-farm market

Friday, Jan. 19, 2018 - 8:00am to 3:00pm
Butler's Orchard
This workshop is specifically geared to operators of farms with an on-farm market. The workshop will cover Maryland Good Agriculture Practices (GAP) basics, an overview of the Food Safety Modernization Act, food safety risk and recommendations for a CSA operation, recall planning and the role of...

On-farm Food Safety and Recall Readiness Training for CSA operators

Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018 - 8:00am to 3:00pm
Priapi Gardens
This workshop is specifically geared to operators of farms with Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) components. The workshop will cover Maryland Good Agriculture Practices (GAP) basics, an overview of the Food Safety Modernization Act, food safety risk and recommendations for a CSA operation,...
This edition contains updated winter programming for Agronomy Day, Grain Marketing, Farming:Pencil to Plow and Pesticide Recertifcation. Need to know the FSMA training or want to write your own nutrient management plan? We have all...More info

Food Safety Meeting

Tuesday, Mar. 8, 2016 - 8:00am to Friday, Mar. 11, 2016 - 5:00pm
Western Maryland Research and Education Center- Keedysville, MD
Food Safety Meetings University of Maryland Extension will conduct food safety workshops around the state in February and March of 2017. The FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), is said to be the most sweeping reform of our food safety laws in more than 70 years. The workshop will provide...

Food Safety Meeting

Monday, Feb. 22, 2016 - 8:00am to Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016 - 5:00pm
Wye Research and Education Center, Queenstown, MD
Food Safety Meetings University of Maryland Extension will conduct food safety workshops around the state in February and March of 2017. The FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), is said to be the most sweeping reform of our food safety laws in more than 70 years. The workshop will provide...

Food Safety Meeting

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016 - 8:00am to Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016 - 5:00pm
Baltimore County Extension Office, Cockeysville, MD
Food Safety Meetings University of Maryland Extension will conduct food safety workshops around the state in February and March of 2017. The FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), is said to be the most sweeping reform of our food safety laws in more than 70 years. The workshop will provide...

Training Workshop in FSMA Preventive Controls Rule for Human Food

Monday, Aug. 8, 2016 (All day) to Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016 (All day)
Critique Hall, Plant Science Building, College Park, MD 20742
What is this workshop about? This 3-day training workshop hosted by the University of Maryland-Extension is designed to provide you with the necessary knowledge and tools to comply with the new The Current Good Manufacturing Practice, Hazard Analysis, and Risk-based Preventive Controls for Human...
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