Resources

  • What To Do If You Are Sick

    Steps you should take if you become infected with COVID-19

  • Water Testing Log

    This is a water testing log sheet that may be helpful for growers.

  • Preparing for an Outbreak

    How to prepare and create a plan in the event of an outbreak of COVID-19 in your community

  • Food Service: Cleaning and Disinfection

    COVID-19 guidance for food service

  • Handwashing

    How to properly wash your hands in order to prevent the spread of COVID-19

  • Evaluating Refrigerated Trucks

    This guidance document and episode will offer a number of food safety considerations regarding evaluating refrigerated trucks.

  • Creating a Google Maps Field Map

    An accurate map of your farm is a foundation piece in your GAP manual. Without a clearly drawn map with your fields delineated, it will be difficult for you to prove to your auditors that you can provide a full traceback of your farm’s products.

  • Rodent and Bird Control

    This guidance document addresses due diligence for rodent and vertebrate pest control and offers a standard operating procedure (SOP) boilerplate that can be adapted to your farm and help address rodents and other vertebrates in storage and packing areas.

  • Interpreting Water Test Results

    This guidance document addresses how to read and understand water testing results and what to do about them.

  • Grower Self Assessment

    Do you think you are ready for an audit? Take the Grower Self Assessment for Food Safety Risks.

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