Biological Soil Amendments

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Soil Amendments Decision Tree 
Discusses FSMA subpart F and how to comply with the regulation and maintain an organized facility.

Overview and Timeline for FSMA Produce Safety Rule
Presentation provides timeline and overview of the produce safety rule for farms in detail.

USDA Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS) Animal Waste Management 
List of resources regarding animal waste management on the farm by USDA standards. See Chapter 2.

Raw Manure Under the FSMA Final Rule on Produce Safety
Discusses the current ruling for raw manure applications to produce and where the FDA stands on the topic.

Compost Use and FSMA Compliance
Discusses how to compost on the farm and comply with FSMA regulations.

Presentation from Produce Safety Alliance Educator Meeting 
Discusses research questions regarding biological soil amendments from animal products, that if answered ca help inform what the FDA eventually decides on wait time between application and harvest.