Eleven Rivers Growers carries out the “Farmer’s Food Safety Day with NSF International experts”

The “Farmer’s Food Safety Day with NSF International experts” started from last June 10, a collab consisting of three trainings during this month, where various subjects of great significance for the best performance of the farming industry were shared. These trainings were developed through the Zoom platform with a 2-hour duration each.

Crisis Management | June 10

Speaker: Verónica Pérez Cortés – Senior Food Safety and Quality Specialist Training and Education

In this training, participants were able to learn about:

  • The main elements of a supply chain crisis management plan
  • Good communication practices during a crisis
  • Common elements of a crisis
  • Crisis management plan
  • Development, response and recovery stages
  • Crisis management plan requirement in GFSI Standards
  • Communication during the crisis
  • Key recommendations

Training to Generate Employee Commitment | June 17

Speaker: Mauricio Villanueva Sotelo – Technical Trainer, Training and Education

In this training, participants were able to learn about:

  • The importance of training
  • Benefits of effective training
  • The benefits of training on food safety and productivity
  • Types of training-related deficiencies found in audits
  • Business impact of committed employees

Food Fraud | June 24

Speaker: Verónica Pérez Cortés – Senior Food Safety and Quality Specialist Training and Education

In this training, participants were able to learn about:

  • Global problem of Food Fraud
  • Food industry awareness
  • Food Fraud and the connection with food safety.
  • Protocols recognized by GFSI

NSF International was founded in 1944, with the mission to protect and improve human health worldwide. They develop public health standards and certifications that help protecting food, water, consumer products, and the environment. As an independent and certified organization, they evaluate, audit and certify products and systems, in addition to providing training and risk management.