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On-Farm GAP & Food Safety Workshops [GA]

  • Stone Mountain, GA (map)

Infrastructure Solutions (AM) and
Food Safe Handling, Packaging, Storage, and Transport (PM)

Saturday, May 20th, 9am-12pm and 1pm-4:00pm, Stone Mountain, GA

TOPICS COVERED: The morning workshop will focus on practical farm infrastructure for small and limited-resource farms. In the afternoon, they will discuss packhouse management and wholesaler requirements for packaging. Each workshop will feature a classroom section related to GAP practices and certification along with farm tour highlighting hands-on examples.

WHO: Workshops geared toward small and limited resource farmers in Georgia.

COST: Suggested $5 donation. Funds go towards raffle of Wholesale Success.

HOW TO REGISTER: Email billy@globalgrowers.org to receive complete schedule and driving directions. Free coffee, tea, lunch from Merhaba Shawarma, and food safety templates provided to all participants. You can register for one or both workshops.

THIS WORKSHOP IS A PARTNERSHIP BETWEEN GLOBAL GROWERS, COMMON MARKET GEORGIA, AND THE GEORGIA FRUIT AND VEGETABLE GROWERS ASSOCIATION.

Earlier Event: May 19
ALLIANCE Field Day