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Food Safety Resource #1260
Added by Andrew Chamberlin • Last updated October 13, 2023
Author: Chris Callahan
Type: Case Study, Videos
Topic: Postharvest Handling & Sanitation, Produce Safety Rule (PSR)

A blog post highlighting the key points in working with contractors to complete a post harvest project who may not be familiar with your produce safety requirements.

Food Safety Resource #1259
Added by Andrew Chamberlin • Last updated October 13, 2023
Author: Chris Callahan
Type: Case Study, Videos
Topic: General (PSR), Produce Safety Rule (PSR), Ag Water (Postharvest), Postharvest Handling & Sanitation
State: MA

A post harvest case study of Indian Line Farm who grows 5 acres of vegetables.

Food Safety Resource #1258
Added by Andrew Chamberlin • Last updated October 13, 2023
Author: Chris Callahan
Type: Case Study
Topic: General (PSR), Produce Safety Rule (PSR), Worker Health, Hygiene & Training, Postharvest Handling & Sanitation

This resources answers the questions of what brushes to use to clean certain areas on the farm. 

Food Safety Resource #1257
Added by Andrew Chamberlin • Last updated October 13, 2023
Type: Case Study, Podcast, Videos
Topic: General (PSR), Produce Safety Rule (PSR), Postharvest Handling & Sanitation
State: VT

A post harvest case study highlighting Jericho Settlers barn construction for washing and packing produce for their 30 acres farm.

Food Safety Resource #1256
Added by Andrew Chamberlin • Last updated October 13, 2023
Author: Chris Callahan
Type: Case Study, Podcast, Videos
Topic: General (PSR), Produce Safety Rule (PSR), Worker Health, Hygiene & Training, Soil Amendments, Postharvest Handling & Sanitation
State: VT

A post harvest case study of High Meadow's Farm, a 7 acres vegetable farm in Vermont.

Food Safety Resource #1255
Added by Andrew Chamberlin • Last updated October 13, 2023
Type: Case Study, Videos
Topic: General (PSR), Produce Safety Rule (PSR), Ag Water (Postharvest)
State: VT

A post harvest case study for the small farm on a budget.

Food Safety Resource #1254
Added by Andrew Chamberlin • Last updated October 13, 2023
Type: Case Study, Videos
Topic: General (PSR), Produce Safety Rule (PSR), Postharvest Handling & Sanitation

Farming requires lots of space. Space to grow vegetables, conditioned space to store harvested produce, and a secure space to house tools out of the weather. Barns and tool sheds can be expensive, and building takes time. If you’re farming on rented land, it’s even harder to justify the investment in a permanent building. Shipping containers have become a popular option for an “off the shelf”...

Food Safety Resource #1253
Added by Andrew Chamberlin • Last updated October 13, 2023
Type: Case Study, Videos
Topic: General (PSR), Produce Safety Rule (PSR), Postharvest Handling & Sanitation

A blog post highlighting the small scale barrel washer for market farmer.

Food Safety Resource #1252
Added by Andrew Chamberlin • Last updated October 13, 2023
Type: Case Study, Videos
Topic: Ag Water (Postharvest), Produce Safety Rule (PSR), Postharvest Handling & Sanitation

Vegetable growers are seeking tools to improve flexibility and efficiency in the packshed. The AZS Rinse Conveyor is becoming a popular piece of equipment to meet the need to rinse off a variety of crops.

Food Safety Resource #1251
Added by Andrew Chamberlin • Last updated October 13, 2023
Author: Chris Callahan
Type: Videos
Topic: General (PSR), Produce Safety Rule (PSR), Worker Health, Hygiene & Training, Ag Water (Postharvest), Postharvest Handling & Sanitation
State: VT

Chris Callahan of UVM Extension explains a few methods of dispensing and dosing sanitizer for use on vegetable farms for both wash water or surface sanitization.

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