Food Science & Technology (FST) Dept. Organizes Food Safety Training

The Department of Food Science and Technology (FST), Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB) has begun a two-week intensive Food Safety Programme beginning from October 29, 2012 to November 9, 2012.
A release dated October 15, 2012 and signed by Dr. A.O Obadina informed that the Programme is holding at the International Scholars and Resource Centre (IS&RC).
The release further added that Prof. Martin Lo from the Department of Food Science and Nutrition, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of Maryland, USA, who is the Resource person is developing a systematic Food Safety intervention structure that will involve the following:
Intervention via Food Safety Training programme for different stakeholders within the country.
Surveillance of risk and potential hazards associated with prevailing food production and distribution practice in the country.
Collaborative Research in the area of Food Safety with respect to the aforementioned.

Last Updated on October 31, 2012 by admin

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