$60 – $75

Day 1 of Good Agricultural Practices & Food Safety Training (RFSA 0771)

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RUSD Nutrition Services/Business Services

6050 Industrial Avenue

Riverside, CA 92504

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Day 1 of a two-day training on Good Agricultural Practices and Food Safety

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*Early bird ticket sales end on September 13, 2019. (Regular Price: $75.00)

If you are a grower, farmer, or gardener looking to produce safe, high quality food for distribution, this in-depth training on Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) and Food Safety is for you. On Day 1, attendees will understand how good agricultural practices impact food safety and learn what is needed for a GAP audit. On Day 2 (separate registration required) attendees will begin writing a farm food safety plan that complies with USDA GAP Audit requirements. Taught by certified instructors, successful completion of Day 1 and Day 2 results in a certificate of completion.

Day 1 topics include:

  • Review of food safety issues and market implications
  • Overview of USDA GAP (Good Agricultural Practices) audits
  • Introduction to buyer requirements, third party audits, and food safety regulations
  • Good agricultural practices, record keeping, and worker training
  • Manure, compost, and animal management
  • Production water management
  • Post-harvest water and packing house sanitation
  • Safe produce transportation and traceability
  • Tour of RUSD Food Hub

Lunch and snacks are provided in the workshop fee.

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6050 Industrial Avenue

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