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5,000 to be trained to meet new US food law
Over 5,000 persons will be trained in good agricultural practices (GAP) for exporting...JIS News
Farmers and Exporters Receive Food Safety Training
Some 50 key stakeholders within the agricultural sector are benefitting from a training initiative...JIS News
Rush On To Meet New US Food Standards
The Agriculture Ministry is fast-tracking efforts to get exporters and farmers...Jamaica Gleaner
Food Safety Compliance Project for Export Sector
The Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries will embark on a National Food Safety Compliance pilot project for the export market ...JIS News
Agriculture Minister Praises Work of Food Safety Committee
Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, Hon. Roger Clarke, has lauded the work of the Food Safety Modernization Act Committee ...JIS News
Govt Embarks On 3-Year Food Modernisation Project
The Government of Jamaica has embarked on a three-year Food Safety Modernisation (FSM) project to ensure that country’s food safety standards...JIS News
Any Food Coming Into The Country Must Be Safe - Clarke
Jamaica will respond to the United States' Food Safety Modernization Act with reciprocal stringent measures for fresh produce...Jamaica Gleaner
Approx $50m to train farmers to meet FDA FSMA requirements
The Government of Jamaica, through the Jamaica Social Investment Fund (JSIF) has approved the spending of J$48,968,000 ...RJR News
Efforts to Ensure Compliance with US Food Safety Act Boosted
Jamaica’s efforts to become compliant with the United States Food and Drug Administration’s ...JIS News