Food Safety for Consumers, Specialty Crop Producers and Marketers

The Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic is a rapidly evolving situation. Science-based information is available and updated as new information becomes available at the CDC and Ohio Department of Health. The following are resources specific to specialty crop producers, marketers and consumers on COVID-19 and food safety. Many thanks to North Carolina State University.

FOOD SAFETY FAQ

COVID-19 FOOD SAFETY RESOURCES [PDF PDF icon]

COVID-19 AND FOOD SAFETY FAQ [PDF PDF icon]

COVID-19 - IS IT AN ISSUE IN PRODUCE PRODUCTION [PDF PDF icon]

COVID-19 - IS CORONAVIRUS A CONCERN ON FRESH PRODUCE? [PDF PDF icon]

COVID-19 FOOD SAFETY FOR SPECIALTY CROP FARM OPERATORS  [PDF PDF icon]

COVID-19 FOOD SAFETY FOR PRODUCE AUCTIONS  [PDF PDF icon]

COVID-19 INFORMATION FOR PLAIN GROWERS  [PDF PDF icon]


U-PICK FARMS

COVID-19 FAQ FOR FARMERS MARKETS [PDF PDF icon]

COVID-19 FAQ FOR U-PICK FARMS- STEPS FOR FARM MANAGERS [PDF PDF icon]

COVID-19 FAQ FOR FARMERS MARKETS- STEPS FOR MARKETS AND MARKET MANAGERS [PDF PDF icon]


HOME and COMMUNITY

COVID-19 DO IT YOURSELF CLOTH FACE COVERINGS [PDF PDF icon]

COVID-19 HOW TO USE CLOTH FACE COVERINGS [PDF PDF icon]

COVID-19 BANDANAS AS CLOTH FACE COVERINGS [PDF PDF icon]

COVID-19 PREVENTATIVE MEASURES- HAND WASHING [PDF PDF icon]

COVID-19 PREVENTATIVE MEASURES- WHAT TO DO IF YOU ARE SICK [PDF PDF icon]

COVID-19 PREVENTATIVE MEASURES- IS CORONAVIRUS A CONCERN WITH TAKEOUT? [PDF PDF icon]

COVID-19 PREVENTATIVE MEASURES- HOMEMADE HAND SANITIZER [PDF PDF icon]

COVID-19 PREVENTATIVE MEASURES- PREPARING FOR AN OUTBREAK IN YOUR COMMUNITY [PDF PDF icon]

COVID-19 FAQ FOR COMMUNITY GARDENS- STEPS FOR GARDEN MANAGERS AND GARDENERS [PDF PDF icon]

COVID-19 REUSABLE BAGS [PDF PDF icon]


FOODSERVICE and RESTAURANTS

COVID-19 FAQ REGARDING HOW TO PROTECT YOURSELF

COVID-19 RETAIL CLEANING [PDF PDF icon]

COVID-19 FAQ FOR FOODSERVICE- CLEANING AND DISINFECTION [PDF PDF icon]

COVID-19 FAQ FOR FOODSERVICE- RECEIVING AND FOOD PACKAGING [PDF PDF icon]

COVID-19 FAQ FOR FOODSERVICE- GENERAL QUESTIONS AND EMPLOYEE HEALTH [PDF PDF icon]


GROCERY STORES

COVID-19 AND FOOD SAFETY FAQ- IS CORONAVIRUS A CONCERN AT GROCERY STORES? [PDF PDF icon]

COVID-19 FAQ FOR GROCERY STORES- GENERAL QUESTIONS AND EMPLOYEE HEALTH [PDF PDF icon]

COVID-19 FAQ FOR GROCERY STORES- CLEANING AND DISINFECTION [PDF PDF icon]

COVID-19 FAQ FOR GROCERY STORES- RECEIVING AND FOOD PACKAGING [PDF PDF icon]

COVID-19 SHOPPING AND HANDLING GROCERIES [PDF PDF icon]


FOOD BANKS

COVID-19 FAQ FOR FOOD BANKS- BEST PRACTICES AND COMMUNICATION [PDF PDF icon]

COVID-19 FAQ FOR FOOD BANKS- RECEIVING FOOD AND CLEANING [PDF PDF icon]