University of Maryland Extension

Produce Safety Alliance Grower Training for FSMA Compliance-Charles County

When: 
Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017 - 8:00am to 4:30pm
Where: 
Charles Soil District Office
Address: 
4200 Gardiner Rd
Waldorf, MD 20601
United States
Event Type: 
Presenter: 
Maryland Department of Agriculture, University of Maryland College Park, and University of Maryland Extension
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Thursday 11/30

8:00AM – 4:30PM

 Charles Soil District Office

4200 Gardiner Rd, Waldorf, MD 20601

 
Who should attend?

Farmers who...

  • Need to comply with the FSMA produce safety rule, e.g., producers growing leafy greens, tomatoes, berries, cucumber, etc.
  • Are exempt from the rule but need to comply due to buyer requirements
  • Need to attend a food safety training to maintain a food safety certification

What will you get from attending this workshop?

  • In-depth understanding of the requirements of the FSMA Produce Safety Rule
  • Completion certificates required to comply with the rule  
  • Explanation of the MD Department of Agriculture's role in implementing the rule

Organizers

Justine Beaulieu jbeauli1@umd.edu, 301-405-7543

David Martin dmarti@umd.edu

Cost: $25 will cover registration, training materials, lunch, and course certificate. You can pay via Eventbrite or at the door.

 Registration: http://bit.ly/2hu6p90 Sales close on 11/28/17 at Noon. Please notify Justine if you miss the deadline. 

Funding for this training session was made possible, in part, by the Food and Drug Administration through grant PAR-16-137.  The views expressed in written materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health & Human Services; nor does any mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organization imply endorsement by the United States Government.

Cost: 
$25.00
Contact: 
Justine Beaulieu
Contact Email: 
jbeauli1@umd.edu
Contact Phone: 
301-405-7543
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