• Dairy Farm near Poesta, IA, on Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2011. USDA Photo by Lance Cheung.

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Industry Endorsement for Course: Colonial Freight Systems highly values CAFSP’s expertise in food safety and security training. Their platform’s ability to generate the FDA-mandated and approved documentation makes the awareness training program a natural choice for us as the deadline looms for carriers. We believe the combined CAFSP/TransComply module offers all of our operators and employees excellent training and reinforces the focus we have for keeping food safe.Colonial Freight Systems

The Center for Agriculture and Food Security and Preparedness (CAFSP)

We are located at The University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine in Knoxville, TN. Founded in October of 2006, the Center is dedicated to protecting and enhancing the safety of agriculture and the food supply through the conduct of investigation and research, and through the provision of high quality educational and training programs. The Center, under the direction of Dr. Sharon Thompson, combines the expertise of University of Tennessee faculty with other institutions across the country to address current issues related to food defense, food safety, foreign animal diseases, emergency preparedness, and more. The Center serves as a focal point for several key national initiatives to protect agriculture and the food supply from terrorist threats, and to promote safer food production and processing practices.

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