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Farm Produce Safety for Military Veterans

August 23 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

FREE

Are you a military veteran who is farming, growing produce to sell, or interested in getting started? Join us for a FREE 1-day hands-on training in produce food safety.

Food safety is a critical part of any farm operation. This hands-on workshop provides an introduction to food safety for people who grow produce and provides important information you need to know in order to safely sell your products

Registration is FREE
Open to military veterans
Receive a complimentary tool kit (digital food thermometer included)
Learn about Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) and the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA)
Participate in a mock farmers market booth inspection
Network with other veterans
Lunch is included

Venue

Fort Bend County Extension Office
1402 Band Road, Ste 100
Rosenberg, 77471
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Phone:
979-862-1913
Website:
https://txagrability.tamu.edu/