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ERIC Number: EJ1085466
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2015-Dec
Pages: 7
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 13
ISSN: EISSN-1077-5315
Systematic Approach to Food Safety Education on the Farm
Shaw, Angela; Strohbehn, Catherine; Naeve, Linda; Domoto, Paul; Wilson, Lester
Journal of Extension, v53 n6 Article 6IAW4 Dec 2015
Food safety education from farm to end user is essential in the mitigation of food safety concerns associated with fresh produce. Iowa State University developed a multi-disciplinary three-level sequential program ("Know," "Show," "Go") to provide a holistic approach to food safety education. This program provides knowledge on GAP (Know); guides development and documentation of food safety practices (Show); and aids in grower's readiness for third party auditing (Go). Evaluations suggest this program is effective in changing long term food safety knowledge, attitude, and behaviors. The multi-disciplinary sequential approach can be used by other Extension programs to reach.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Iowa