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Alliance of Sustainable Farms Field Day

December 13, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm

December 13, 2019
Jackson, Mississippi

The Alliance of Sustainable Farms presents a free field day hosted by Mynelle Gardens. The Alliance, with support from Southern SARE PDP, USDA/Natural Resources Conservation Service, Alcorn State University School of Agriculture and Applied Sciences, Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce Produce Safety Division, Mississippi State University Extension Service, and Mississippi Agriculture & Forestry Experiment Station is offering this produce safety training for AG professionals, Educators, Service Providers, Farmer Group Leaders, and fruit and vegetable growers. Participants will learn about produce safety, the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rule, and Good Agricultural Practices (GAP). Topics will include Worker Health, Hygiene, and Training; Agricultural, Production, and Postharvest Water; Postharvest Handling and Sanitation; Soil Amendments; How to Develop a Food Safety Plan; and much more. Pre-registration is required by e-mailing AllianceofSustainableFarms@gmail.com


December 13, 2019
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
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