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Food Safety & Extension Links

This list provides numerous links to current information on food safety, including university resources, federal and international sites, and industry, trade, and consumer sites. This list is constantly updated. Please visit again soon for new information.


University Sites and Resources


University of Flordia

Pennsylvania State University

Cornell University

Virginia Tech University

University of California, Davis

University of Maryland

North Carolina State University


Federal and International Sites


Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)

Centers for Disease Control (CDC)

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

State Departments of Public Health and Agriculture

U.S. government (CDC, DHHS, NCI) site for promotion of produce consumption

Postharvest information site of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

World Vegetable Center Postharvest Information 

ASEAN Postharvest Horticulture Network

FAO-WHO Food Standards

Global postharvest research & development

International Directory of Postharvest Suppliers


Industry, Trade, and Consumer Sites



Processing Retail Food Service Consumer Food Safety Blogs