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Good Agricultural Practices Education Program Nov. 14
Nov. 14, 2012 | 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm
Mahoning County Extension Office
490 S Broad St.
The program will teach farmers Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) to use at their farm businesses. Trained educators will share details on keeping produce safe, training family members/employees on the issue and getting ready for potential audits from businesses you sell to.
Farm businesses participating in this program will learn about foodborne illness; How contamination can occur; water and soil safety; good handling practices and more.
This program is in cooperation with the Ohio Produce Marketing Agreement and funded through the Ohio Department of Agriculture. Cost is $10.