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Title

Melon Food Safety - 2012 and Beyond 

Location

Southwest Purdue Ag Center (SWPAC) - Vincennes, IN 

Start Time

1/29/2013 9:00 AM 

End Time

1/29/2013 5:30 PM 

Event Contact

Liz Maynard, 219-531-4200 ext. 4206, emaynard@purdue.edu 

Event URL

https://www2.ag.purdue.edu/hla/fruitveg  

Description

Melon Food Safety – 2012 and Beyond is an educational conference for melon farmers at all scales of production, packers, and brokers in Indiana, Illinois and neighboring states. Participants will learn about current topics in produce safety from a variety of speakers. Additionally, participants will have an opportunity to discuss and learn from one another.

Topics will include: What Do We Know About the 2012 Salmonella Outbreak on Cantaloupe; Indiana State Dept. of Health Produce Safety Initiative for 2013; Food Safety Practices for Cantaloupe and Watermelon; Eastern Cantaloupe Food Safety Guidelines; Purdue Food Safety Research; Consumer Produce Handling; Learning from the Rocky Ford Experience.

Registration requested by January 15, 2013. To register, complete and send in registration form linked below with payment of $15/person. Registration includes lunch.

For more information or if you need special accommodation to participate contact Liz Maynard at 219-531-4200 ext. 4206 or email emaynard@purdue.edu.

All Day Event

 

Recurrence

 

Workspace

Public Event

Yes 

Category

Agriculture and Natural Resources 

Event Owner

State Office 

Owner Name

State 

Event Address

4369 Purdue Road 

Event City

Vincennes 

Event State

IN 

Event Zip Code

47591 

Event Latitude

38.7379690 

Event Longitude

-87.4878170 

County Calendar Display

No 

County Display Approval

Awaiting Approval 

Area Calendar Display

No 

Area Display Approval

Awaiting Approval 

District Calendar Display

No 

District Display Approval

Awaiting Approval 

State Calendar Display

Yes 

State Display Approval

Yes 

CategoryAndTitle

Agriculture and Natural Resources|||Melon Food Safety - 2012 and Beyond 

Beg

1/29/2013 9:00 AM 

End

1/29/2013 5:30 PM 

BegDate

1/29/2013 

EndDate

1/29/2013 

ParentArea

 

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MelonFoodSafety2012andBeyond_Flyer.jpg    
MelonFoodSafety2012andBeyond_Registration.pdf    
Created at 1/23/2013 11:07 AM  by Jones, Larissa R. 
Last modified at 1/23/2013 11:07 AM  by Jones, Larissa R.