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Empowering Small On Farm and Limited Resource Processors With Custom Fsma Training

Investigators
McReynolds, R.
Institutions
Carolina Farm Stewardship Association
Start date
2016
End date
2017
Objective
The long-term goal of Empowering Small On Farm and Limited-Resource Processors with Custom FSMA Training is to provide a customized food safety training and outreach program that will meaningfully engage and educate the thousands of small-sale, diverse farm mixed-type facilities and entrepreneurs producing low-risk value-added foods for local and regional markets.The supporting objectives are:develop a half-day online training tool specific to prerequisite programs within a GMP compliant facilitydevelop a one-day hands-on GMP based course for small and very small facilities, including farm mixed type facilities, focusing on risk reduction practicespilot delivery of the online tool and in-person course with the target audience
Funding Source
Nat'l. Inst. of Food and Agriculture
Project source
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Project number
NC.W-2016-07324
Accession number
1010524
Categories
Education and Training
Risk Assessment, Management, and Communication