Dan Fillius has joined Iowa State University Extension and Outreach as a produce safety specialist. Fillius will work to assist produce growers and processors as they comply with food safety regulations and the Food Safety Modernization Act.
Fillius will be housed in the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition at Iowa State and will be responsible for programming and education for fruit and vegetable growers and processors throughout Iowa.
“I am very excited to join the food safety team and I hope that my experience as a vegetable farmer will help me connect with and educate other produce growers about the important topic of food safety,” Fillius said. Read More.