Produce industry awaits new rules for food safety

Smith, Ron
June 2011
Southwest Farm Press;6/2/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 14, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports that the food production industry still awaits to see how the final rules for the Food Safety Modernization Act affects their operations in the U.S. According to David E. Gombas, vice president for scientific and technical affairs at the United Fresh Produce Association, the industry prepares for the rules and has improved food safety as commodities for individual operations. Gombas also recommends that everyone in the produce industry should get involved.


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