MU Extension events calendar
Professional development events
Understanding Good Agricultural Practices (GAPS) and Writing a Farm Food Safety Plan (Session 1 of 5)
Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, 8:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
Continental Banquet Center
2802 North Rangeline, Joplin MO map...
Food safety training is quickly becoming a serious issue for farmers across the United States. GAP's (Good Agricultural Practices)is a comprehensive food safety approach that can be applied to
any farm. With a food safety plan in place, both the consumer and farmer are at less of a risk for a food borne illness outbreak. This workshop, led by national experts on Farm Food Safety, is for small and medium-sized farms.
Understanding Good Agricultural Practices Workshop
There is no charge to attend the workshops, but registration is required at the link below. more...