Cleaning & Sanitizing on Produce Farms
March 11, 2021
8:30am - 12:00pm EST
Online Zoom Meeting
Registration : $25.00
(addl attendee $25.00 ea.)
CCE ENYCHP, CCE Dutchess, and CCE Orange
The Institute for Food Safety at Cornell University, UVM Extension Ag Engineering, and CCE Orange County, CCE Dutchess County, and CCE ENYCHP are hosting a workshop on Cleaning and Sanitizing on Produce Farms and in Packing Facilities. This remote 3.5 hour webinar will provide:
- A brief review of microbial risks in produce farms and packing facilities
- Conducting a Sanitation Operational Assessment
- Presentations focused on the: o Basics of wet and dry cleaning and sanitizing o Value and importance of sanitation SOPs
- A hands-on exercise writing a sanitation SOP
The course is subsidized by several state and federal grants* and is being offered at a reduced cost of $25 per participant. We will provide several resources related to the topics reviewed during the workshop.
The workshop will take place via Zoom.
Registration is limited to 15 participants. The deadline to register for the course is two days in advance. At that time we will share the link to join the Zoom webinar and how to access workshop resources.
Questions? Please contact: Elisabeth Hodgdon at email@example.com
ENY Late Summer Orchard Field Meeting
August 16, 2022
Join us for a late-summer field meeting. Cornell researchers and extension specialists will give talks on management tasks to be mindful of late in the season as we head into harvest. We will then walk through the orchard to look for some of the issues discussed, and further discuss their management strategies in the field. We will then discuss how the crop is shaping up around the greater ENY region, and will allow ample time for you to share your thoughts on this year's crop, and to answer any other questions you may have.
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This one-of-a-kind guided excursion is an educational and entertaining way to visit another country while networking with fellow berry production and Agri-tourism professionals. The tour allows attendees the convenience of a completed itinerary including hotels, most meals and in-country transportation. Guests will visit a wide variety of Costa Rican agriculture and while still having time for cultural highlights.