Posted on March 12, 2013 11:19am
The new proposed produce safety rule part of the Food Safety Modernization Act is fairly prescriptive about storing and preharvest application of compost.
Posted on February 19, 2013 8:50am
Michigan Food & Farming Systems (MIFFS) is hosting four upcoming workshops in March with Phil Tocco, Michigan State University Extension Educator and food safety guru, to help farmers get a grasp on the food safety requirements.
Posted on April 19, 2012 11:00am
The Michigan Safe Food Risk Assessment issued its first certification to Grossnickle Farms, owned by Allen and Candy Grossnickle of Manistee County.
Posted on March 27, 2012 10:17am
As part of its "Bridging the Gaps" program, the Washington State Department of Agriculture launched a new video in its effort to help small and diversified growers meet Good Agricultural Practices (GAP).
Posted on March 19, 2012 1:52pm
Experts examine food safety after 2011 listeria outbreak in cantaloupes
Posted on December 28, 2011 12:43pm
The Michigan Safe Food Risk Assessment will be available to assist small producers to understand and document on-farm food safety practices.
Posted on December 16, 2011 11:07am
Deputy Agriculture Secretary Kathleen Merrigan unveiled a new, free online tool to help farmers create customized food safety plans.