University of Maryland Extension

Advanced Good Agricultural Practices (GAP)

Friday, Feb. 28, 2020 - 8:00am to 4:00pm
Eastern Shore Hospital Center
Eastern Shore Hospital Center
5262 Woods Rd
Cambridge, MD 21613
United States
University of Maryland Extension

Is an Advanced GAP Course Right for Me?...

  • If you are currently working with a written food safety plan and are looking for more in-depth guidance to streamline food safety practices and programs on your farm, or

  • If you are interested in pursuing USDA harmonized or


  • Harmonized+ GAP certification…

                              an Advanced GAP may be right for you!

What you’ll get from this training

  • Insights to common issues seen in last year’s GAP audits

  • Advanced guidance and discussion on assessing water quality, developing cleaning and sanitation programs, and developing worker training programs

  • Updates on the Produce Safety Rule and tips to help you comply to the regulation

  • A Maryland Department of Agriculture Advanced GAP certificate


For more information on these certification programs, contact Deanna Baldwin with the Maryland Department of Agriculture at or 410-841-5769 

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