Food Safety and Postharvest Handling of Vegetables seminar Sept. 26, Santa Maria 1

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 • Santa Maria, CA

Past Event:

Food Safety and Postharvest Handling of Vegetables seminar Sept. 26, Santa Maria; Bonipak Conference Room, 1850 W. Stowell Rd., Santa Maria, Calif., 93456.

3.0 hours of CCA CE Credits have been requested


8:30 a.m. Registration starts (No registration fee)

8:50 Introductory remarks Surendra Dara, Strawberry and Vegetable Crops Advisor/Affiliated IPM Advisor, UCCE, San Luis Obispo

Mary Zischke, CEO, CA Leafy Greens Research Board, Salinas

9:00 Global GAP and food safety audit

Randall Long, GlobalGAP Certified Lead Auditor, AppleLeaf

9:30 Remediation of EHEC and Salmonella in Contaminated Vegetable Soils: Practical Options for Growers

Trevor Suslow, Extension Research Specialist, Postharvest Handling, UC Davis

10:15 Break

10:30 Postharvest handling of brassicas

Marita Cantwell, Postharvest Specialist, UC Davis

11:15 Plain-language overview of Listeria biology, ecology, and testing in plant agricultural environments

11:45 Questions and Answers

12:15 p.m. Lunch

Seats are limited, so please pre-register by Monday, September 19 online at or call Ingrid Schumann at 805-781-5940 for additional information. Early registration helps us to make appropriate arrangements.

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Bonipak Conference Room

Santa Maria, California
United States

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FRAZIER (not verified)
on Sep 21, 2012

sure would like to have this available on line.

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