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Food as a Business: Disaster Preparedness for Food Businesses - Hattiesburg

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - 8:30am

MSU Extension- Forrest County
952 Sullivan Drive
Hattiesburg, Mississippi 39401-2714

A one-day workshop designed for producers and processors seeking information on disaster preparedness for food production and processing operations. This multidisciplinary workshop addresses food safety and business operation security for Mississippi stakeholders. The aim of this workshop is to provide and outline ways to minimize the impact of natural disasters, intentional and unintentional contamination through the development and implementation of preventative food safety plans, business management, and crisis communication tools.

Registration is required either by mail-in brochure (PDF above) or online registration.

Workshop cost is $15.

Department: Agricultural Economics, Food Science, Nutrition and Health Promotion, MSU Extension- Forrest County
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Portrait of Dr. Courtney Crist
Assistant Extension Professor
Food Safety, Food Science, Food Processing, Home Food Preservation, ServSafe