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THE STATE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT / THE UNIVERSITY OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK / ALBANY, NY 12234

Office of P-20 Education Policy
Child Nutrition Program Administration
89 Washington Avenue, Room 375 EBA, Albany, NY 12234
Phone: (518) 473-8781 Fax: (518) 473-0018

2020 Produce Safety University Summer Series

As a supplement to the 2020 Produce Safety University (PSU) program, the USDA’s Food and Nutrition Service Office of Food Safety (OFS) and its training partners have developed a four-part webinar series for school nutrition professionals addressing the most popular topics presented at Produce Safety University.  Each webinar is an individual learning opportunity, and you can participate in one or more as you choose.  There is a separate registration page for each included below.

August 4 - PSU Summer Series:  How to Use AMS Market News Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Information in School Meal Programs

https://theicn.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_tXGsksMSQwaEfNjmwxsJzw

August 11 - PSU Summer Series:  Writing Produce Specifications

https://theicn.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_xhff5xeOQRmXBlKHU3t0rw

August 18 - PSU Summer Series:  Good Agricultural and Good Manufacturing/Handling Practices for Fresh and Fresh Cut Produce

https://theicn.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_lifOVtDRTzie8MFoeQMhSg

August 25 -PSU Summer Series:  The Produce Lab Quality, Condition, & Safe Handling and Preparation

https://theicn.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_E8b5IAjCSAOTQgaIMBaTQQ

Upcoming Webinars

August 4, 2020

2:00PM to 4:00PM
Link: https://theicn.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_tXGsksMSQwaEfNjmwxsJzw
Contact:

August 11, 2020

2:00PM to 4:00PM
Link: https://theicn.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_xhff5xeOQRmXBlKHU3t0rw
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August 18, 2020

2:00PM to 4:00PM
Link: https://theicn.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_lifOVtDRTzie8MFoeQMhSg
Contact:

August 25, 2020

2:00PM to 4:00PM
Link: https://theicn.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_E8b5IAjCSAOTQgaIMBaTQQ
Contact:

USDA Nondiscrimination Statement

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA. 

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.  Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

(1)     mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture
         Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
         1400 Independence Avenue, SW
         Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

(2)     fax: (202) 690-7442; or

(3)     email: program.intake@usda.gov.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

 

For Nondiscrimination Statement translations, click here.

Los demás programas de asistencia nutricional del FNS, las agencias estatales y locales, y sus beneficiarios secundarios, deben publicar el siguiente Aviso de No Discriminación:

De conformidad con la Ley Federal de Derechos Civiles y los reglamentos y políticas de derechos civiles del Departamento de Agricultura de los EE. UU. (USDA, por sus siglas en ingles), se prohíbe que el USDA, sus agencias, oficinas, empleados e instituciones que participan o administran programas del USDA discriminen sobre la base de raza, color, nacionalidad, sexo, discapacidad, edad, o en represalia o venganza por actividades previas de derechos civiles en algún programa o actividad realizados o financiados por el USDA.

Las personas con discapacidades que necesiten medios alternativos para la comunicación de la información del programa (por ejemplo, sistema Braille, letras grandes, cintas de audio, lenguaje de seas americano, etc.), deben ponerse en contacto con la agencia (estatal o local) en la que solicitaron los beneficios. Las personas sordas, con dificultades de audición o discapacidades del habla pueden comunicarse con el USDA por medio del Federal Relay Service [Servicio Federal de Retransmisión] al (800) 877-8339. Además, la información del programa se puede proporcionar en otros idiomas.

Para presentar una denuncia de discriminación, complete el Formulario de Denuncia de Discriminación del Programa del USDA, (AD-3027) que está disponible en linea en:http://www.ocio.usda.gov/sites/default/files/docs/2012/Spanish_Form_508_Compliant_6_8_12_0.pdf. y en cualquier oficina del USDA, o bien escriba una carta dirigida al USDA e incluya en la carta toda la información solicitada en el formulario. Para solicitar una copia del formulario de denuncia, llame al (866) 632-9992. Haga llegar su formulario lleno o carta al USDA por:

(1)     correo: U.S. Department of Agriculture
         Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
         1400 Independence Avenue, SW
         Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

(2)     fax: (202) 690-7442; o

(3)     correo electrónicoprogram.intake@usda.gov.

Esta institución es un proveedor que ofrece igualdad de oportunidades.

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