2017-18 Dates for PSA Grower Trainings in North Carolina

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Produce Safety Alliance logo2017 and early 2018 Produce Safety Alliance Grower trainings will be offered in North Carolina in the following locations:

Date Title Location Contact:
PSA – Grower Training Sampson County Livestock Facility, 93 Agricultural Place, Clinton, NC 28328 Chip Simmons
8/18/17 PSA – Grower Training Wilson County Cooperative Extension Center, 1806 SW Goldsboro Street, Wilson, NC 27893 Chip Simmons
11/3/17 PSA – Grower Training 2017 Southeast Strawberry Expo, Hilton Wilmington Riverside, 301 North Water Street, Wilmington, NC 28401 Chip Simmons
11/7/17 PSA – Grower Training Center for Applied Technology, 2415 Airport Road, Marble, NC 28905 Elena Rogers
11/15/17 PSA – Grower Training Chowan County Agricultural Center, 730 N Granville Street, Edenton, NC 27932 Chip Simmons
11/15/17 PSA – Grower Training Rowan County Center, 2727 Old Concord Road, Salisbury, NC 28146 Elena Rogers
11/27/17 PSA – Grower Training Southeast Vegetable & Fruit EXPO, Kingston Plantation Embassy Suites Resort, 9800 Queensway Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572 Chip Simmons
12/6/17 PSA- Grower Training Lee County Center, 2420 Tramway Road, Sanford, NC 27332 Chip Simmons
12/6/17 PSA – Grower Training Surry Community College, 1461 N Bridge Street, Elkin, NC 28621 Elena Rogers
12/12/17 PSA – Grower Training Bladen County Center, 450 Smith Circle, Elizabethtown, NC 28337 Chip Simmons
1/4/18 PSA – Grower Training Johnston County Center, 2736 NC Highway 210, Smithfield, NC 27577 Chip Simmons
1/17/18 PSA – Grower Training Mountain Horticultural Crops Research and Extension Center, 455 Research Drive, Mills River, NC 28759 Elena Rogers
1/18/18 PSA – Grower Trainng Lower Coastal Plain/Cunningham Research Station, 200 Cunningham Road, Kinston, NC   28501 Chip Simmons
1/31/18 PSA – Grower Training Richmond County Center, 123 Caroline Street, Rockingham, NC 28379 Elena Rogers
2/7/18 PSA – Grower Training Nash County Agriculture Center, 1006 Eastern Avenue, Nashville, NC 27856 Chip Simmons
2/13/18 PSA – Grower Training Iredell County Center, 444 Bristol Drive, Statesville, NC 28677 Elena Rogers
2/13/18 PSA – Grower Training Duplin County Center, 165 Agriculture Drive, Kenansville, NC 28349 Chip Simmons
2/20/18 PSA – Grower Training Winter Vegetable Conference and 50th Annual Tomato Growers Meeting, Crowne Plaza Resort, 1 Resort Drive, Asheville, NC 28806 Elena Rogers
3/15/18 PSA – Grower Training Wilkes County Center, 416 Executive Drive, Wilkesboro, NC 28697 Elena Rogers

For more information about these trainings and to register, please visit our registration site at: https://ncfreshproducesafety.ces.ncsu.edu/2017/02/fsma-produce-safety-rule-growers-training/. All registration sites are not available at this time but will be available at least 6 weeks in advance of the classes. All the classes will follow the same format and will provide training to meet the Federal requirements of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rule (PSR). Please contact either Elena Rogers (828-352-2519; elena_rogers@ncsu.edu) or Chip Simmons (919-414-5632; odsimmon@ncsu.edu) if you have further questions.