September 19, 2016
One of the greatest joys of living in Central Pennsylvania is the opportunity to visit local farms, orchards and farmer's markets and pick your own produce.
Pennsylvania Preps for New FDA Produce Safety Rule
July 3, 2016
The Food and Drug Administration’s new produce rule designed to implement the Food Safety Modernization Act is on the books. Now, the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture and growers have to figure out how to comply with it.
FDA Final Produce Rule Information
December 17, 2015
The final FDA rule "Standards for the Growing, Harvesting, Packing, and Holding of Produce for Human Consumption" was published in the Federal Register on November 12, 2015.