Registration is now open for the 2019 New England Vegetable & Fruit Conference and Trade Show (NEVFC), which will take place December 10-12, 2019 at the Doubletree Hotel, 700 Elm St, Manchester, NH in Manchester NH. The program features over 30 educational sessions over 3 days, covering vegetable, berry and tree fruit crops and various special topics. Farmer-to-farmer sessions bring speakers and farmers together for informal discussion, and our extensive trade show has over 120 exhibitors.
•Get more details, including the full program: https://newenglandvfc.org/
•Register now! https://newenglandvfc.org/registration
And - ONE DAY before the NEVFC, at the same venue, there will be a PRODUCE SAFETY ALLIANCE (PSA) TRAINING, Monday December 9, 2019, 8 am-5 pm.
This training is for fruit and vegetable growers and others interested in learning about produce safety, the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rule, Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs), and co-management of natural resources and food safety. This training satisfies the FSMA Produce Safety Rule requirement for covered farms that "at least one supervisor or responsible party" completes "food safety training…recognized as adequate” by FDA. Fee of $20 includes meals, course materials and certificate. Registration is separate for this event! Click here to register for the PSA Training.