Food Safety & Licensing

Produce Safety Alliance Training - a training provided by the Iowa State Extension Produce Safety Team that will meet the requirements for the Food Safety Modernization Act (FMSA) Produce Safety Rule.

Food Safety Information - from Iowa State University Extension & Outreach /foodsafety/

     - Publications & Presentations related to food Safety -

Farmers' Market Food Safety Training - FREE online training!

Marketing Local Foods in Iowa - a series of publications that can help a producer understand which regulations apply to their products and what licenses would be required to sell products in Iowa. Publications cover meats, eggs, canned/preserved foods, honey, fruits and vegetables.

Post Harvest Handling Decision Tool/valueaddedag/post-harvest-handling-decision-tool

Vegetable Wash Station Designs - 

FAQ on Food Regulations for Small Market Food Producers -

Iowa Food Marketing Regulations Guide - from Iowa State University Extension & Outreach and the Leopold Center from 2012.