Produce Safety Links



Federal agencies

United States Department of Agriculture- Agricultural Marketing Service

https://www.ams.usda.gov/?dDocName=STELPRDC5105384

Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA)

GAPs

FDA and USDA’s “Guidance for Industry”- Guide to Minimize Microbial Food Safety Hazards for Fresh Fruits and Vegetables

https://www.fda.gov/downloads/Food/GuidanceComplia...

USDA voluntary GAP audit resources: https://www.ams.usda.gov/services/auditing/gap-ghp

Produce marketing associations

The California Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement (LGMA) - Food Safety Practices

http://www.lgma.ca.gov/food-safety-program/food-sa...

http://www.caleafygreens.ca.gov/

Arizona Leafy Green Products Shipper Marketing Agreement (AZ LGMA)

http://www.arizonaleafygreens.org/

State agencies

Louisiana Department of Agriculture & Forestry

http://www.ldaf.state.la.us/food-safety/

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The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture

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