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The Kansas Farmers Union Foundation is providing scholarships to Kansas farmers covering participation in this PSA Grower Training!*

The full 8- hour FSMA PSA training, which you can receive an AFDO certificate after completing the training.

University of Missouri Extension and Kansas State Research and Extension are partnering to offer the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Alliance (PSA) Grower Training in Olathe, Kansas (in- person).

The class will take place on October 12, 2021 with registration starting at 8AM and ending at 5pm.
In order to receive a certificate of training, you will have to attend the entire training.
If you are a covered farm under the FSMA Produce Safety Rule and need the training, this course will meet that requirement (for more information visit https://www.ksre.k-state.edu/foodsafety/produce/fsma/index.html).

You will also learn more about improving the safety of your produce. You will be required to return a course evaluation before you will receive your certificate of training.

This training is limited to produce growers in Kansas and Missouri and other regulatory or support personnel and will be limited to 50 participants.
Pre-registration is highly encouraged so that we can plan for the training accordingly.
REGISTER HERE.

If you are a Missouri grower and would like more information please contact Patrick Byers (417-859-2044 or byerspl@missouri.edu).
If you are a Kansas grower and would like more information please contact Cal Jamerson.

Kansas Farmers Union is able to cover the costs of Kansas farm participation in these food safety trainings through National Farmers Union’s Local Food Safety Collaborative. KFU’s FSMA Produce Safety Rule programming is supported by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of a financial assistance award 1U01FD006921-01 totaling $25,000 with 100 percent funded by FDA/HHS.