Julie Garden-Robinson shared about her mini-grant project and about the North Central Food Safety Extension Network during her presentation. Access the resource she mentioned on the North Dakota State University website. Food Safety Best Practices for Local Food Entrepreneurs
Arlene Enderton shared the results of the Produce Safety Alliance grower training knowledge assessments. Between July 1, 2020, and June 30, 2021, NCR FSMA partners offered and evaluated 52 PSA Grower Trainings. Year 4 saw a proliferation of multi-state trainings, when NCR FSMA partners jointly taught remote trainings. Knowledge assessment results showed that knowledge gained from remote delivery trainings was higher than face-to-face trainings. Read the regional report.
A video and an audio recording of the meeting are available in the NCR Box. If you don't have access, please let Ellen know.