2014 Blueberry Workshop Presentation — FSMA

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The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) is of concern to all food producers.  It is not yet well-understood among the masses, but as it comes closer to passage, we must share as much information about it as we have gathered.  To do this, Dr. Barakat Mahmoud, Food Safety Specialist with Mississippi State University agreed to come and deliver a talk on FSMA.  Understandably, there is some concern about the potential for some stipulations to be onerous to the producer.  You can see Dr. Mahmoud’s presentation at the link below:

2014 Blueberry Workshop Presentation — FSMA.

 

This was originally posted on the MS Fruit and Nut Blog by Dr. Eric Stafne.

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Christine is an Associate Research and Extension Professor of Urban Horticulture at the Mississippi State University Coastal Research and Extension Center in Biloxi, MS. She works as the resident scientist at the Beaumont Horticultural Unit in Perry County, MS. Her research interests include urban agriculture, backyard farming, container gardening, high tunnel production, local foods, horticultural therapy, green roofs, and small farm issues. Christine is passionate about feeding people and growing farmers.

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