A blog post outlining the planning process for a wash/pack area or packshed.
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A blog post sharing info on hoses in the packshed including hangers, reels, trolleys, and nozzles.
This guide provides background on planning for drains and drainage from produce wash and pack areas. Direct drains, floor and spot drains, and trench and gutter drains are discussed. A construction drawing for a trench drain is also provided.
A blog post and PDF Factsheet highlighting what to look for in a sink for washing produce.
A case study highlighting a dairy barn renovation to suite the needs for a small scale vegetable farm.
A blog post highlighting features, types, distributors and retailers for common harvest container.
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Like an official user manual, or operating instructions this PDF guide will help get you pointed in the right direction with the info you need to effectively start cleaning your crops using the Rinse Conveyor.
I am currently a student at Emory Universitys' Rollins School of Public Health, pursuing a Master of Public Health in Global Health. Additionally, I am also obtaining a certificate in Humanitarian Emergencies. My professional interests lie in Food Safety, Emergency Management & Preparedness, and Health Communications. Fluent in both English and Spanish, with Spanish being my native...
Dr. Abby Snyder is an assistant professor in the Department of Food Science at Cornell University. She offers workshops that help small-scale food processors develop scheduled processes for compliance with FSMA. The Snyder Lab researches practical solutions to ongoing challenges in microbial food safety and spoilage.