New food safety programming

Sessions cover livestock welfare, meat processing, food safety, more

AgriForaging Food Safety’s mission is to foster and promote sustainable agriculture and local value-added food infrastructure in ​our communities by 'Bridging the Gap Between Agriculture & Tomorrow.' (michael kooiman, Flickr/Creative Commons)

DELHI, N.Y. — AgriForaging Food Safety has launched their NEW education programming being offered at the Delaware County eCenter at 5 ½ Main Street (Training Room), Delhi, NY for their Fall/Winter 2016 Session.  Classes are being held every other Thursday evening (6pm-8pm) starting on September 1, 2016 (excluding holidays); while also offering all-day Saturday workshops once per month.  The Fall/Winter 2016 Session schedule is available on their website at:  AgriForaging 2016 EduWorkshops.

September 2016 tickets are now available for purchase; please visit AgriForaging September 2016 Tickets for full class descriptions and registration. Below is the listing of the September 2016 Workshops:

  • Thursday, September 1, 2016:  Basics of Meat Science (6pm-8pm)
  • Thursday, September 15, 2016:  Basics of Livestock Slaughter, Techniques & Equipment (6pm-8pm)
  • Saturday, September 24, 2016:  Full Carcass Lamb Processing (9am–3pm)
  • Thursday, September 29, 2016: Basics of Livestock Welfare (6pm-8pm)

AgriForagings’ Livestock & Meat Processing Expert, Eric Shelley shares, “AgriForaging Food Safety is hosting a series of workshops designed to offer education in food production, processing and food safety. Our team has real world experience in the field and in educating individuals from all walks of life.”

“This is an exciting time, AgriForaging Food Safety is taking new leaps in enhancing the home consumer on local agricultural traditions while also helping our local food & beverage entrepreneurs break through regulatory compliance and food safety barriers in order to grow their businesses effectively and efficiently,” states Nicole Day, Founder. “If you are an industry entrepreneur, curious about meat processing, an agricultural student, husbandry hobbyist, a skillful at-home cook and or a focus group/organization, please join us!”

AgriForaging Food Safety’s mission is to foster and promote sustainable agriculture and local value-added food infrastructure in ​our communities byBridging the Gap Between Agriculture & Tomorrow.  Our highly reputable team of food industry professionals & former USDA regulatory agents who are dedicated to helping food & beverage entrepreneurs navigate the barriers of Federal & State food safety compliance regulations.

You may also find us actively on Facebook at, Instagram: @agriforaging, and Twitter: @agriforaging; and of course our website and blog:

2016 AgriForaging Educational Workshops
September 2016 Workshops

–AgriForaging Food Safety

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