2017 Food Safety Workshops

Below is a map with locations of 2017 food safety workshops. CAFF is collaborating with other partners: EcoFarm, CCOF, Family Farmed, and UCCE to co-host some of the workshops below. Please note that the Farmers Guild is now part of CAFF. If you click on the blue & orange markers more information about the workshop will show. Blue markers indicate that the workshop happened already as defined by the last time the webpage was updated, which is noted at the bottom of the page. All the workshop details are also listed under the map.

This information is updated frequently, please check back often.

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2017 Food Safety Workshops

May 11th, San Benito, more details coming soon, note: workshop in Mandarin

Topics: GAPs, FSMA, Postharvest

May 22nd, Nevada County, Banner Grange Hall, 1-5 pm

Topics:

Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs)

The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) – Is your farm subject to the law?

Farm Food Safety Plan writing guided by food safety experts.

June 6th, Nevada County, 3-4:30, more details coming soon

Topics: Food Safety 101, GAPs, brief FSMA overview, postharvest

July 27th, Center for Land Based Learning, more details coming soon

Topics: Food Safety 101, GAPs, brief FSMA overview, postharvest

 

Past workshops:

Jan. 28th: Pacific GroveEcoFarm Conference: 8:30-10am, Cost: day (including lunch) $85

Topics: 3rd Party Audits (GFSI) & the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) – Is your farm subject to the law?

Feb. 18th: Forestville,  Farmers Guild-Raising: 9:15-10:30am, Shone Farm 7450 Steve Olson Ln, Forestville, CA 95436 Cost: general admission: $22.09

Topics: Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) & the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) – Is your farm subject to the law?

Feb. 21st: South Sacramento, more info TBA, cost: free

Topics: Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) & the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) – Is your farm subject to the law?

Feb. 27th: Yolo/Sac location, CCOF/Family Farmed/CAFF workshop, location: Sacramento County Cooperative Extension 4145 Branch Center Road Sacramento, CA 95827-3823, cost: $20, time: 8:30-5pm

Topics: Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) & the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) – Is your farm subject to the law?

March 9th: Chico location, CCOF/Family Farmed/CAFF workshop,  location: University Farm – California State University, Chico 311 Nicholas C. Schouten Ln. Chico, CA 95928, cost: $20, time: 8:30-5pm

Topics: Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) & the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) – Is your farm subject to the law?

March 14th: Arcata, CAFF, 1-4pm, location: Deep Seeded Farm: 2507 Wyatt Ln, Arcata, CA 95521, cost: free

Topics: Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) & the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) – Is your farm subject to the law?

March 16th: San Benito, CAFF & UCCE, time 1-4pm, location: Santa Clara Dept. of Agriculture: 80 W Highland Avenue, Bldg K, San Martin CA 95046 Contact Aparna Gazula 408-282- 3127 or agazula@ucanr.edu with any questions.

Topics: Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) & the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) – Is your farm subject to the law?

March 20th: Coloma, CAFF & Farmers Guild, time: 6-6:30 potluck, 6:30-8 presentation, location: Gold Trail Grange Hall:319 State Highway 49 in the Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park, cost: free

Topics: Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) & the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) – Is your farm subject to the law?

April 4th, Sebastopol Grange

Topic: Food Safety with Value Added Products

Updated 4/20/17.

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