FSMA Produce Safety Grower Training- remote delivery

Online

The Kansas Farmers Union Foundation has scholarships to offer Kansas farmers to cover participation in this PSA Grower Training! This training provides in-depth information on produce safety. Attend entire eight hours (spread out over 2 days) of training to get an AFDO certificate of training. Cost: $20/person, generously supported by Kansas and Missouri Departments of [...]

Wildlife Control and Produce Safety for Produce Growers- online

Online

This free webinar covers the basics of wildlife control and produce safety for produce growers. This free webinar is specifically for farmers who grow, harvest, or pack fresh produce to sell. The training provides information on the following: wildlife control methods KS and MO regulations related to wildlife control field scouting and pre-harvest assessments for [...]

Affordable Mobile Meat Processing Trailers

Online

Continuing our Thursdays with the Kansas Farmers Union Family series on March 25th at 8:00 p.m. is a session featuring the Schmidts of Kiowa, Colorado titled Affordable Mobile Meat Processing Trailers. Chris and Sherri Schmidt join us via Zoom for this 60-minute interactive session. Please RSVP below. This meeting will be conducted via Zoom. If unfamiliar with [...]

Free

Senegal Africa, Keur Ali Gueye

Online

Continuing our Thursdays with the Kansas Farmers Union Family series on April 8th at 8:00 p.m. is a session featuring our very own Donn Teske titled Senegal Africa, Keur Ali Gueye. Please RSVP below. This meeting will be conducted via Zoom. If unfamiliar with Zoom, a Call In option is also available. After registering, a confirmation [...]

Free

Specialty Crop Spotlight: ROMMEY FARMS

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 [...]

Free

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 [...]

Specialty Crop Spotlight: SIMPLE ABUNDANCE

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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 [...]

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 [...]