GAP Training Spring 2010

There are still a few opportunities to participate in Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) training.  Hal Kneen, who presented this information at the Ohio Farmers' Markets conference in early March will be conducting the training sessions.  Hal does a great job and provides useful information for Ohio growers.  If you are interested in registering and/or checking availability of space please contact the appropriate coordinator listed below each training.

Date: March 27, 2010
10 :30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Title: Produce Safety Begins at the Farm GAPS
Event: The Agricultural Opportunities Conference
Location: Washington State Community College
Colgate Drive, Marietta,
This is part of an all day conference.
Cost $30.00
Contact: 740-376-7431

Date: April 5, 2010
6-8 p.m.
Title: Produce Safety Begins at the Farm GAPS
Location: Clark County OSU Extension Office
Prime Ohio Corp Park
4400 Gateway Blvd. Suite 104
Springfield, OH
Contact: 937-328-4607

GAP Training in Knox County:

Date:  April 15, 2010
6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Title: Produce Safety Begins at the Farm GAPS
Location: Montgomery County OSU Extension Office
1001 S. Main St.
Dayton, OH
Contact: 937-224-9654

Rural Action is kickin' off Sustainable Ag. Week with GAP training at
the Chesterhill Produce Auction site,
8380 Wagoner Rd.
Chesterhill, Ohio 43728
April 19, 1:00
No charge
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