Berrien Conservation District

Managing your Natural Resources

Produce Safety

  • Produce Safety Risk Assessments
  • On-Farm Readiness Review
  • Educational help with record keeping
  • Educational help with FMSA Produce Safety Rule Compliance
  • On-farm technical assistance with FSMA Produce Safety Rule Compliance
  • Steps to be in compliance with the new FDA Food Safety Modernization Act

The Berrien Conservation District has a Produce Safety Technician that is available to work with produce growers on all aspects of produce safety and compliance questions regarding FSMA. She is here to be an educational tool and works closely with the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, Michigan State University, and the Produce Safety Alliance to help bring awareness to what is required by the FDA for produce growers.

Victoria Toney can be reached by email at or by office (269) 471-9111 ext. 3052. She also works heavily in Allegan, Van Buren and Kalamazoo counties so do not be afraid to reach out with any questions!