GENERAL INFORMATION

2019 Ohio Produce Network

January 16-17, 2019 at Embassy Suites in Dublin, OH

 


2019 Ohio Produce Network Registration Form

We look forward to seeing you at the Ohio Produce Network, formally known as the OPGMA Congress. The event is going to be taking place on January 16-17, 2019 at the Embassy Suites. The address is 5100 Upper Metro Place, Dublin, OH 43017. Room rates are $119 and will be released on December 25, 2018. Call 1-800-220-9219 to make your reservation for this event. Please note that there is a NEW LOCATION located close to Tuttle Crossing, has a complimentary breakfast and evening reception for any hotel guest, and pool for the kids!

Schedule of Events

You can find the schedule of events for the 2019 Ohio Produce Network here.

PSA Training Offered

The PSA Grower Training Course will is designed for fruit and vegetable growers and others interested in learning about produce safety, the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rule, Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs), and co-management of natural resources and food safety. The PSA Grower Training Course is one way to satisfy the FSMA Produce Safety Rule requirement outlined in § 112.22(c) that requires ‘At least one su-pervisor or responsible party for your farm must have successfully completed food safety training at least equivalent to that received under standardized curriculum recognized as ade-quate by the Food and Drug Administration.’

The OPGMA is going to be offering one PSA training at the Ohio Produce Network in January, 2019. The session is going to be taking place on Tuesday, January 15, 2019 (8 AM—5 PM) and is going to be led by the Ohio Department of Agriculture. Simply fill out and return the registration form above to be entered into the training.

Exhibitors at the Ohio Produce Network

  • Monte Package Company
  • Ohio Association of Foodbanks