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Colorado State University Extension is now accepting registrations for Cottage Food Training
Colorado State University Extension is now accepting registration for a Cottage Food Training class where students will learn the specifics for operating a food business from a home kitchen.
The class includes review of the current law, Tier 1 permissible foods and ingredient labeling requirements. It will cover basics of food safety including proper hygiene; preventing cross contamination and cross-contact of food allergens; temperature control for safe food preparation, storage, transporting produce and sales.
This four-hour training provides a three-year certification and meets the food safety training requirement for Colorado Cottage Foods Act.
Class will be held on Saturday, April 22, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm. at the El Paso County Extension Office, located at 17 N Spruce Street.
Cost is $40.00
Preregistration is required. Register online at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cottage-food-safety-training-southern-colorado-tickets-30537997974
For more information, visit our Web site http://elpasoco.colostate.edu/ or call Briana at 719-520-7689.
Extension programs are available to all without discrimination.
Colorado State University Extension, U.S. Department of Agriculture and Colorado counties cooperating
El Paso County Extension Office
17 N. Spruce
Colorado Springs, CO 80905