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Good Agricultural Practices Education Program Nov. 14

Published Oct. 30, 2012 | Discuss this article on Facebook
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DATE
Nov. 14, 2012 | 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm

LOCATION
Mahoning County Extension Office
490 S Broad St.
Canfield, OH

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.

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