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Description:

GAP Certification Workshop
for Produce Farms
April 4th & 5th
1) Are you interested in testing the wholesale market?
2) Are you selling to restaurants or grocery stores?
3) Do you need to create a plan for your farm?
4) Do you want to learn how to tackle a food safety audit?
If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, then Good Agricultural Practice Certification is for you! Whether you are planning to go through an actual GAP audit or not, the information provided is relevant to all produce farms.

April 4, 2018
9:30 AM — 4:00 PM

Program Includes:
 Basics of GAP (Good Agricultural Practices)
 Food Safety in Produce Farms
 Let’s Build Your Farm Plan
 Implementing practices that make sense for your farm
 What to expect during an audit
 Class Materials Provided
 Lunch Included

April 5, 2018
 One on One Consultation (space limited – registration required )

Presenters:
 Elena Rogers
Area Specialized Agent, Agriculture-Food Safety-Fresh Produce
 Joanna Radford
Surry County Extension Agent—Agriculture & Natural Resources
 Anna-Beth Williams
Guilford County Extension Agent—Agriculture

Registration Deadline March 27th
Register Online at: go.ncsu.edu/guilfordgap2018
or contact Deb Fuller at (336) 641-2433 or ddfuller@ncsu.edu

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