Regulations for Produce

FDA Materials

Information on all of the Food Safety Modernization act (FSMA) rules can be found on the FDA website.

National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition
The National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition (NSAC) is an alliance of grassroots organizations that advocates for federal policy reform to advance the sustainability of agriculture, food systems, natural resources, and rural communities. Follow the link above to find out about produce rule issues and preventative control rule issues.

New NSAC Food Safety Modernization Act Resource:

FAQs on Food Safety Training Requirements for Produce Farms 

Other Resources

Domestic Facility Risk Categorization (FY 2012):  This website defines what a facility is for FDA regulatory purposes.  Facilities are subject to a different set of rules than non-facilities. Farms themselves are not facilities, but a farm could contain a facility.

Sprouts Safety Alliance (FDA): This website describes the FDA collaboration for food safety in sprouts.

 

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