Produce Safety Training

Produce Safety Training

Educational Programs

CCE hosts a Baskets to Pallets workshop aimed at helping interested local growers gain the information and skills necessary to transition from direct market sales to intermediary and wholesale markets. Topics covered included:

  • Assessing readiness to enter wholesale market channels 
  • Labeling, grading, and packaging 
  • Writing a farm food safety plan
  • Developing a brand
  • Building relationships with buyers 
  • Writing a business plan
  • Preparing for a GAPs audit
  • Updates to the Food Safety Modernization Act 

In addition, we offer the Produce Safety Alliance Growers Training. For available workshops visit the P.S.A.'s list of statewide trainings.

Contact

Catherine Moore
Farm Ops Program Manager
cmm17@cornell.edu
(315) 788-8450 ext. 236

Last updated January 29, 2021