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New Mexico Farmers' Marketing Association - Event Information

Event Name:Food Safety Training: Otero County
Description:Register Now for the October 11 Otero County Food Safety Training!
Event Date:10-11-17
Event Time:3 PM - 7 PM
Location:Cadwallader Mountain Farms
, NM
Contact Person:Lynne Whitbeck
(phone: 505.983.4010)
Food Safety Training
Hosted by: Cadwallader Mountain Farms
October 11, 3 pm - 7 pm


Whether you are new to food safety concepts, would like to learn more about how the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) will impact you, or are thinking about having a third party audit, this introductory training will help you assess your understanding of food safety.

You will leave the training with a basic understanding of what food safety Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) look like on a farm, and next steps for your own farm. The workshop will also ready you for Tier 2 and Tier 3 training where you create a custom food safety plan for your farm, and prepare for a third party audit or produce safety rule compliance. Trainings are conducted by local specialists and extension agents.

Dinner and materials are included. 

COST FOR ATTENDANCE: This training is FREE for members of the New Mexico Farmers' Marketing Association (NMFMA). Annual NMFMA membership for individual farmers is $25 and includes trainings and many other benefits. Cost for non-members is $75.

 Scholarships and travel stipends are available, please inquire.

LOCATION: Otero County (Address provided in confirmation)

Registration ends on October 10th, 2017

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