Kansas Specialty Crop Spotlight: MELLOWFIELDS FARM

Online

RSVP for the Series HERE JOINING THE ZOOM SESSION: Once registered over on Zoom, watch for the "Kansas Specialty Crop Spotlight Series Confirmation" email. That's where you'll find the link to join the meetings on Zoom. This link works for all three sessions. We'll send you a reminder 90 minutes before each session, but the link [...]

Introduction to Produce Safety and Post-Harvest Handling

Online

K-State Research and Extension will be providing this training online and covering the basic principles of produce safety and about produce safety regulatory requirements, as well as marketplace requirements, such as Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) certification. You'll also learn the basics of post-harvest handling to improve produce quality and shelf-life. Growing Growers is planning to [...]

GAPS Food Safety Plan Workshop – online

Online

K-State Research & Extension will provide GAPs certification training and food safety plan development assistance in an upcoming online training. This training should help your farm successfully complete a USDA GAP audit and will assist you in creating a food safety plan. The workshop will be taught by Cal Jamerson, KSU Produce Safety Extension Associate [...]

A Worthy KAWS : Kiss the Ground for Soil Regeneration

Abe & Jake's Landing 8 E 6th St, Lawrence, KS

Kansas Alliance for Wetlands & Streams (KAWS), a nonprofit organization working to connect the waters, lands, and people of Kansas, along with Great Plains Regeneration (GPR) will host ‘Kiss the Ground’ Netflix Star, Ray Archuleta on Saturday, August 21st at 6 pm at Abe & Jake’s Landing in Lawrence, Kansas. This fundraising event celebrates the partnership [...]

Rats! Cute pets and terrible pests

Online

Rats! Cute pets and terrible pests... Rats can cause enormous headaches on a produce farm, causing serious food safety and financial risks. The Local Food Safety Collaborative invites you to hear success stories and strategies of rat control from the farmers of Good Samaritan Farm in Atlanta, GA. They’ll be joined by Chris Callahan, Extension [...]

GAPS Food Safety Plan Workshop- online

K-State Research & Extension will provide GAPs certification training and food safety plan development assistance in an upcoming training. K-State Research & Extension will provide GAPs certification training and food safety plan development assistance in an upcoming online training. This training should help your farm successfully complete a USDA GAP audit and will assist you [...]

Produce Safety Refresher/ Annual Supervisor Training

K-State Olathe Campus 22201 W Innovation Dr, Olathe, KS

The Kansas Farmers Union Foundation is providing scholarships to Kansas farmers covering participation in this PSA Annual Supervisor Training!* K-State Research & Extension will provide Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rule (PSR) Annual Training for Supervisors. This 90-minute training was designed to assist farm supervisors meet the annual training requirement outlined in the PSR. This [...]

Produce Safety Refresher/ Annual Supervisor Training

K-State Olathe Campus 22201 W Innovation Dr, Olathe, KS

The Kansas Farmers Union Foundation is providing scholarships to Kansas farmers covering participation in this PSA Annual Supervisor Training!* K-State Research & Extension will provide Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rule (PSR) Annual Training for Supervisors. This 90-minute training was designed to assist farm supervisors meet the annual training requirement outlined in the PSR. This [...]

Produce Safety Refresher/ Annual Supervisor Training-ONLINE

Online

The Kansas Farmers Union Foundation is providing scholarships to Kansas farmers covering participation in this PSA Annual Supervisor Training!* K-State Research & Extension will provide Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rule (PSR) Annual Training for Supervisors. This 90-minute training was designed to assist farm supervisors meet the annual training requirement outlined in the PSR. This [...]

2022 Policy Drafting

Online

Policy drafting preceding the Dec 1st & 2nd KFU state convention will be held via Zoom over three consecutive Thursdays, October 7th, 14th, & 21st at 7:00 PM. When you RSVP below, you're set for all three sessions.  Last year we pretty much just moved the existing policy forward and focused on special orders. We [...]

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