Implementing best practices to support a robust produce safety plan is essential to ensure your customers are purchasing a safe product and to comply with Food Safety and Modernization Act requirements. Join MU Extension and Missouri Farmers Union for a tour of Happy Hollow Farms in Jamestown, 40 minutes southwest of Columbia. Happy Hollow is an organic diversified vegetable farm with a long tenure of success growing produce for central Missouri customers, selling through a CSA and the Columbia Farmers Market. This tour will highlight ways in which produce safety best practices are integrated into crop production and farm management plans. Implementing produce safety best practices can seem overwhelming, seeing how existing farms make it all work will help set you up for success.

Call 573-324-5464 for more details.

Cost: Free

Missouri Farmers Union