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Contact Us

James Theuri
Extension Educator, Local Food Systems and Small Farms
University of Illinois Extension
1650 Commerce Drive
Bourbonnais, IL 60914
Phone: 7087057701
FAX: 815-933-8532
jtheu50@illinois.edu

Laurie George
Extension Educator, Local Food Systems and Small Farms
University of Illinois Extension
4618 Broadway
Mt. Vernon, IL 62864
Phone: 618-242-0780
FAX: 618-242-0781
ljgeorge@illinois.edu

Food Safety

Food Safety

Farm Inspections and On-Farm Readiness Reviews (OFRRs) for Illinois

  • Farm Inventory Surveys by FDA in Illinois PDF
    In Illinois, the regulatory agency that will be overseeing compliance by farms is the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Starting in spring 2019, FDA will be initiating a farm inventory survey for all specialty growers to determine whether they fall under the FSMA Produce Rule.