General Produce Food Safety & Acidified Canned Foods Training
Any vendor selling produce, value added or cottage food product that sells at a local farmers market.
Produce farmers selling at FM are required to file exemption form with Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce (MDAC). Food processors, who can acidified foods, such as pickles, salsas, tomatoes or other acidified food products for sale in Mississippi Certified Farmers’ Markets (farmers’ markets that are certified by the MDAC. or qualify as a Cottage Food Operator are highly encouraged to attend an acidified canned foods training course. Successful completion of this training will help to ensure your product is both legal and safe. You may bring a sample of your canned products or others for testing.
Olde Towne Depot
281 E. Leake Street
Clinton, MS 39056