Home Based Food Operations

Resource Partner Event
Jul 14
NOTE: This event has expired.

Home Based Food Operations

Starting a Business

July 14, 2016 | 9:00 am PDT - 11:00 am PDT

Location Name:
Temecula Valley Entrepreneur's Exchange

43200 Business Park Drive, Temecula, CA,92590

Inland Empire Small Business Development Center

Resource Partner Type:
Small Business Development Center

This is a free event.

Cost: FREE, Pre-registration Recommended, Home-Based Food Operations: As of January 1, 2013, the State of California permits an enterprise at a private home to prepare and package low-risk food products for sale to consumers. This seminar will offer a discussion on the steps required to become a Cottage Food Operation (CFO) in the County of Riverside. In addition, this seminar will present general food safety techniques including preparing a clean workstation and requirements for packaging homemade food products. Seminar topics include: • Permits and Certifications required to operate as a CFO• Food categories permitted under the law • Selling at retail locations and local farmers markets• Operational and Food Labeling requirements