The USDA is Providing Assistance to Specialty Crop Operations for
On-Farm Food Safety Expenses
Read the release from USDA here:
The Food Safety Certification for Specialty Crops (FSCSC) Program
We have prepared a fact sheet to assist produce growers seeking to apply for the program that can be found here:
Rutgers Factsheet for USDA Assistance for On-Farm Food Safety Expenses
Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA)
Does the Produce Safety Rule (PSR) Apply to My Farm?
*If your farm is covered under the Produce Safety Rule you are required to complete an FDA approved FSMA PSA course.
Answer a few brief questions online to find out if your farm is covered, not-covered, or qualified exempt from the FSMA Produce Safety Rule (PSR): FSMA PSR Decision Tool
Other Rules and Related Programs