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Food Safety Training for Colorado Cottage Food Producers

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Bring Your Food Product to Market! Food Safety Training covers specifics of the Colorado Cottage Food Act and how to safely operate a food business from a home kitchen.

You will learn:

• Basic food safety – including proper hygiene; preventing cross contamination and cross contact of food allergens; temperature control for safe food preparation, storage, transport and sales
• Foods permissible in Colorado’s Cottage Food Act
• Ingredient labeling and disclaimer requirements
• Special considerations for food preparation at altitude
• Safe food sampling best practices


• August 16, 9 am-1 pm, Centennial
• August 23, 9 am-1 pm, Golden
• September 6, 9 am-1 pm, Golden
• September 20, 9 am-1 pm, Centennial
• October 25, 9 am-1 pm, Centennial
• November 8, 9 am-1 pm, Golden
• December 6, 9 am-1 pm, Centennial

Cost $40 pre-register through Eventbrite,

For more information, please contact Anne
Zander, Boulder County Extension, 303-678-

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