Welcome to the Food Safety Resource Clearinghouse!

This Clearinghouse is a curated source of Produce Safety and Preventive Controls for Human Food related resources.  Anyone can search and view the resources linked to the clearinghouse by using one or all of the search tools below (type, topic, state, and/or keywords).

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There are currently 553 resources published in the clearinghouse.  Please note, most of these resources have not been peer reviewed.  We do have plans to incorporate peer review in the future.

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Food Safe Surfaces Handout

Added by Claire Zabel • Last updated April 9, 2021
Author: Iowa Valley RC&D
Type: Add-on / Supplemental Educational Material
Topic: Postharvest Handling & Sanitation; Produce Safety Rule (PSR)

This handout covers how to choose safe food-contact surfaces in produce harvesting and wash/pack areas. It also offers tips to prevent contamination through surfaces.

Farm to Fork Traceability

Added by Claire Zabel • Last updated April 9, 2021
Author: Iowa Valley RC&D
Type: Add-on / Supplemental Educational Material; Fact Sheets
Topic: Record Keeping; Produce Safety Rule (PSR); Traceability

This handout covers GAPs traceability requirements for produce farms including lot codes, recordkeeping, and labeling.

On-Farm First Aid Handout

Added by Claire Zabel • Last updated April 9, 2021
Author: Iowa Valley RC&D
Type: Fact Sheets
Topic: Worker Health, Hygiene & Training; Produce Safety Rule (PSR)

This handout covers first aid best practices to maintain food safety as well as worker safety on the produce farm.

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FSPCA Food Safety Plan Template

Added by Virginia Jaquish • Last updated February 11, 2020
Author: FSPCA
Type: Add-on / Supplemental Educational Material; Tools & Calculators
Topic: Preventive Controls (PCs); Preventive Controls for Human Foods (PCHF)

This Food Safety Plan template is modeled after forms developed for the FSPCA Preventive Controls for Human Food curriculum, and can be modified to reflect the need of individual establishment needs.

FSMA Human Food Audit Checklist

Added by NCR FSMA • Last updated February 11, 2020
Type: Guidance - Federal; Tools & Calculators
Topic: General (PCHF); Preventive Controls for Human Foods (PCHF)

This Checklist will help you organize your materials and assess your current food safety preparedness for processing human food. The Checklist is NOT itself a plan.

Portable Handwashing Station / Unit - Multiple Plans

Added by Chris Callahan • Last updated March 26, 2020
Author: Rod Gurganus & Gary Roberson (NCSU)
Type: Add-on / Supplemental Educational Material; Fact Sheets; Tools & Calculators
Topic: General (PSR); Produce Safety Rule (PSR); Worker Health, Hygiene & Training

A collection of designs for a handwashing stations appropriate for a wide range of production scales. From North Carolina State University.