Systematic Approach to Food Safety Education on the FarmJournal of Extension
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AbstractFood safety education from farm to end user is essential in the mitigation of food safety concerns associated with fresh produce. Iowa State University developed a multi-disciplinary three-level sequential program ("Know," "Show," "Go") to provide a holistic approach to food safety education. This program provides knowledge on GAP (Know); guides development and documentation of food safety practices (Show); and aids in grower's readiness for third party auditing (Go). Evaluations suggest this program is effective in changing long term food safety knowledge, attitude, and behaviors. The multi-disciplinary sequential approach can be used by other Extension programs to reach.
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Citation InformationAngela Shaw, Catherine Strohbehn and Linda Naeve. "Systematic Approach to Food Safety Education on the Farm" Journal of Extension Vol. 53 Iss. 6 (2015) p. 6IAW4
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