July 17, 2009, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. – Patterson’s Farm, Inc.
3060 Millbridge Road, China Grove, N.C.
Commodity Audited: Tomatoes
July 22, 2009, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. – Premier Produce LLC
5517 Highway 58 South, Wilson, N.C.
Commodity Audited: Cantaloupes
North Carolina Cooperative Extension, in partnership with the N.C. Fresh Produce Safety Task Force, invites North Carolina growers and educators to an educational Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) 3rd-party audit. The educational audit will help participants better understand audits and allow growers to prepare for their own 3rd-party audit for GAPs certification.