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Montgomery County Farmers Market Training for Mississippi Certified Farmers’ Market Vendors and Cottage Food Industries

Thursday, May 30, 2024 -
9:00am - 12:00pm

MSU Extension- Montgomery County
618 Summit Street
Winona, Mississippi 38967

Any vendor selling produce, value added or cottage food product that sells at a local farmers market. Food processors, who can acidified foods, such as pickles, salsas, tomatoes, or other acidified food products for sale in Mississippi Certified Farmers' Markets (FM that are certified by the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce) or qualify as a Cottage Food Industry are highly encouraged to attend an acidified canned foods training course. Successful completion of this training will help to ensure your product is both legal and safe.

Please register either by calling 662-283-4133 or use this link to register online

Workshop Schedule:
9:00 a.m. Registration & Welcome
9:30 a.m. General Food Safety Training
10:30 a.m. Acidified Canned Foods
12:00 p.m. Conclusion

Don't miss this opportunity to improve your business with knowledge to protect you and your customers. After this event you will get a certificate for these workshops: General Food Safety Training & Acidified Canned Foods.

For accommodation please contact the Montgomery County Extension Office at 662-283-4133.

Instructors: Lara Angel, Dr. Joy Anderson, Dr. Juan L. Silva
Facilitator: Amy B. Ware

Mississippi State University is an equal opportunity institution. Discrimination in university employment, programs, or activities based on race, color, ethnicity, sex, pregnancy, religion, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, status as a U.S. veteran, or any other status protected by applicable law is prohibited. Questions about equal opportunity programs or compliance should be directed to the Office of Compliance and Integrity, 56 Morgan Street, P.O. 6044, Mississippi State, MS 39762, (662) 325-5839.

Department: MSU Extension- Montgomery County
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Portrait of Ms. Lara Savage Angel
Extension Agent III