• Delaware COunty Extension (map)
  • Manchester, IA

Is USDA GAP certification one of the goals for your farm for 2019? Maybe you just want to take the first step and get a food safety plan created for your farm? If so – keep reading.

Teresa Wiemerslage, from Iowa State University Extension & Outreach, will provide two hands-on workshops in eastern Iowa where farms will create a customized food safety plan for their farm. Templates and sample logs (complete with FSMA language) will be provided.

These are work sessions. Farmers should bring a laptop. Participants will leave with a draft of their farm safety plan. Cost is $25 per farm.

Feb 14, 1-4 pm, Delaware County Extension, Manchester

Feb 26, 1-4 pm, Linn County Extension, Cedar Rapids

Additional workshops may be scheduled in central or western Iowa depending on interest. Please complete the webform.

 Click here to register. https://goo.gl/forms/8enyFxlhgKBhGlk63


Feel free to call or email Teresa for more information:

Teresa Wiemerslage | Local Foods & Value-Added Agriculture Program

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach

Field Specialist – North and Eastern Iowa Specializing in on-farm food safety, food hubs and farm to institution

wiemer@iastate.edu Phone: 563-794-0599