What Newer PA Farmers Need to Know May 12, 2020
with Dan Griffith, Ag Tech & Nutrient Management Specialist, Westmoreland Conservation District
The 2 types of plans PA requires (Manure and E&S)--who and when
How having these plans helps if someone lodges a complaint.
Ag Ombudsman program
- Sales regulation
Monday, Apr. 20, 2020
FSIS (Food Safety Inspection Service) regulation Q&A web meeting,with Brian Moyer, Penn State Extension
Guidance for Determining Whether a Poultry Slaughter or Processing Operation is Exempt from Inspection Requirements of the Poultry Products Inspection Act Please see page 7 here.
PA Rabbit and Poultry Slaughter/Processing Requirements
Mobile Slaughter Units Guidance
Farmers Market Vendor application information
Thursday, April 9, 2020
Poultry processing, direct to consumer marketing,and food safety questions answered with Eastern Regional Director of the PADA and Air Force veteran Josh Scheinberg.
Online farm sales platforms Tuesday, April 7, 2020
Our comparison chart here
More options from Maine Organic Farmers Association
NC Cooperative Extension, Chatham County webinar: How to Create a Free Online Store for Your Farm--Thursday, April 9, 2020, from 7–9 p.m. Agriculture Extension Agent Debbie Roos will walk participants step-by-step through the process of setting up a basic, free online store through Square that will allow folks to accept pre-orders and payments for items to be picked up at the farm, farmers’ market, or other location.
Pre-registration is required. Click here to register online to see the archived webinar.
Cornell Extension: Considerations when choosing an online platform https://smallfarms.cornell.edu/2019/07/selling-real-farm-products-in-a-virtual-marketplace/