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Development of An Alternative Fsma Compliant Produce Safety Curriculum For Plain Sect and Other Smaller Fresh Produce Growers

Investigators
LaBorde, L. F.
Institutions
Pennsylvania State University
Start date
2016
End date
2018
Objective
The overall goal of this project is to maintain the safety of fresh fruits and vegetable grown by plain sect growers and thus allow them to remain competitive within the fresh produce industry. We will accomplish this through the following objectives:Objective 1: Develop a modified FSMA produce safety curriculum developed for plain sectgrowers.Objective 2: Pilot the alternative curricular materials at multiple locations in PennsylvaniaObjective 3: Disseminate curricular materials to other states with plain sect produce growers?
Funding Source
Nat'l. Inst. of Food and Agriculture
Project source
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Project number
PENW-2016-07340
Accession number
1010626
Categories
Education and Training
Parasites
Natural Toxins
Viruses and Prions
Bacterial Pathogens
Chemical Contaminants