Save the Date!
The University of Minnesota is hiring an Extension Educator in Farm/Food Safety (Horticultural Systems). Promotion-track, 75% time for two years, 50% in future years with opportunity for supplemental funding.
You can find the most recent NCR FSMA newsletter here:
NCR FSMA Public Newsletter August 2017.pdf
Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on the Funding Awards to States for FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Implementation
The FDA recently released an interview on their stakeholder engagement. Sharon Natanblut heads up communications and stakeholder engagement.
Find more information on the ILSI North America Food Microbiology Committee and their new RFP on Sampling & Sample Preparation for Microbiological Food Testing here
The Produce Safety Alliance is accepting applications for their Northwest Extension Associate position. They are now accepting applicants from outside of the NW Region.
June 2017 Newsletter
From the FDA's Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
Looking for More Information on the Foreign Supplier Verification Programs (FSVP) Rule?
May 11, 2017
Be sure to read the May 2017 newsletter from NCR FSMA!
We just finished our first year, and we have lots to celebrate. Read all about the Center's accomplishments here.
Researchers at the University of Maryland and Rutgers University recently published an article in the journal Applied and Environmental Microbiology. They have developed a new model to help prevent E. Coli outbreaks in leafy greens. Read more here:
Three SSA Sprouter Training courses are currently opened for registration.
Check out the March 2017 Newsletter
Soil Summit, March 28-29, 2017, Geneva, NY, New York State Agricultural Experiment Station
Hosted by: The Produce Safety Alliance & The Institute for Food Safety at Cornell University
If you are a food industry association and want to create a guidance document to help your members meet federal standards, what’s the best way to involve the FDA in this effort?
January 19, 2017