Authors as Published

Theresa Pittman, Graduate Student/Extension Agent, Agriculture and Life Sciences; Laura Truitt, Research Specialist, Food Science & Technology; Rachel Pfuntner, Research Specialist, Food Science & Technology; Laura K. Strawn, Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist, Food Science & Technology

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The PSR standards (subpart I) addresses both wildlife and domesticated animals. Animals, both wild and domesticated, may carry bacteria, viruses, or parasites that can make people sick. While animals are common in many locations and hard to control, the PSR standards stress the importance of growers limiting animal access to fields and not harvesting contaminated produce.

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Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension work, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Virginia State University, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture cooperating. Edwin J. Jones, Director, Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg; M. Ray McKinnie, Administrator, 1890 Extension Program, Virginia State University, Petersburg.

Publication Date

March 28, 2017