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Food Safety Management System Tool Kit

     March 10 - Great Falls

     March 11 - Bozeman

     March 13 - Billings

 

The Montana Food and Agriculture Development Network, in cooperation with the USDA Specialty Crop Program, will be sponsoring three Food Safety Management System Tool Kit training sessions throughout the state. This training is geared toward established food businesses. All participants will receive the workbook and digital templates of the Food Safety Management System Tool Kit. Normally a $150 value, the 200+ page manual provides policies, procedures, and record keeping documents in a template that is easily customized for your business.

 

Our trainer, Jan Tusick of the Mission Mountain Food Enterprise Center, has decades of experience in food processing and food safety.

Learn about:

  • the "what and whys" of providing a safe food product;
  • step by step directions for performing food safety related tasks;and 
  • documentation procedures.

 

Great Falls

 

Date: Tuesday, March 10

Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Location: Great Falls College MSU, Room G45/46

Fee: Free for specialty crop producers/processors. $75 for non-specialty crop producers/processors

For more information, contact Tiffany Melby at 406-265-9226 or tmelby@bearpaw.org

 

Register Here

 

Bozeman

 

Date:  Wednesday, March 11

Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Location: TBD

Fee: Free for specialty crop producers/processors. $75 for non-specialty crop producers/processors

For more information, contact Joe Willauer at 509-429-8326 or jwillauer@headwatersrcd.org

 

Register Here

 

Billings

 

Date:  Friday, March 13

Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Location: Billings Food Bank and Fortin Culinary Center, 2112 - 4th Avenue North, Billings

Fee: Free for specialty crop producers/processors. $75 for non-specialty crop producers/processors

For more information, contact Joel Bertolino at 406-962-3914 or jbertolino@beartooth.org.

 

Register Here

 
 

Contacts

 

Linda Howard
Montana Department of Agriculture
302 N Roberts
Helena, MT 59601
Phone: (406) 444-5425
E-mail: LHoward@mt.gov
Fax: (406) 444-9442

 

Published: Tue Nov 08 15:03:00 MST 2011.
Last Modified: Mon Mar 02 15:39:38 MST 2015