FOOD SAFETY WEBINARS

Our online webinars will help you better understand and comply with current on-farm food safety regulations and help keep your products safe to eat. Check out our EVENTS PAGE for upcoming webinars. And find past webinar recordings and pdfs of slideshows below.

Food Safety Webinar Series for Growers:

2020 Webinars

On-Farm Food Safety During COVID-19 April 8th, 2020 During this webinar we go over dozens of FAQs about on-farm food safety during the pandemic. We cover everything from employees to postharvest to equipment. Judith Redmond from Full Belly Farm shares some ways they have adapted on their farm.

In March we collaborated with California Certified Organic Farmers (CCOF) and the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) to present on inspection updates and FSMA FAQs. Watch the full webinar on CAFF’s Youtube channel here.

2019 Webinars

Small Farm Food Safety Questions Demystified November 19, 2019 This webinar goes through frequently asked questions related to the federal Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). 

How to Get Ready for a FSMA Produce Rule Inspection September, 24 2019

Organic and Food Safety Recordkeeping for Produce Growers June 18, 2019

FSMA Basics for Small and Medium Sized Farms March 27, 2019

3 Part Webinar Series for Organic Professionals or Organic Farmers:

1: Webinar September 11th, 2017
FSMA 101 Webinar for Organic Professionals 2017
Recording: See CAFF’s CAFFflix Youtube channel
PDF of slides from presentation: download here

2: November 14, 2017
Title: Requirements for Farms that Must Fully Comply with FSMA
Recording: See CAFF’s CAFFflix Youtube channel

3: January 11, 2018
Title: Requirements for Farms that Must Fully Comply with FSMA Part 2
Recording: See CAFF’s CAFFflix Youtube channel

Value Added Product Webinars

Part 1: Overview of State and Federal Food Safety Regulations for Value Added Products

Resource mentioned in webinar: Final_VAPs-8.5×11

Part 2: Processed Food Registration Permits and brief Cannery License Overview

PFR Resource mentioned in webinar: 070318Food_Science_Brochure_PFR_PRINT

Cannery Resource mentioned in webinar: 0703018Food_Science_Brochure_CA_Cannery_Lic_PRINT

2017 Webinars

1: Webinar July 24th, 2017
Does FSMA Apply to Your Farm? Who and What is Exempt?
Recording: See CAFF’s CAFFflix Youtube channel.
PDF of slides from presentation: download here

2: Webinar October 18th, 2017
Principal Obligations of Fully Covered FSMA Farms Part 1
Recording: See CAFF’s CAFFflix Youtube channel
PDF of slides from presentation: download here