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Welcome to the CPS News & Announcements center. Here you can find information on recently funded projects, CPS events and applying for upcoming grants.

Project looks at pathogen risks from farmland birds 
December 15, 2022
Project looks at E. coli risk during romaine post-harvest cooling 
November 17, 2022
Heads up—CPS is participating in Giving Tuesday 
November 16, 2022
Reducing Salmonella risks for bulb onions 
October 27, 2022
CPS Campaign - "What's good for food safety is good for the entire produce industry": Industry leaders advocate for Center for Produce Safety 
October 14, 2022
CPS funds 14 new research projects 
October 4, 2022
Research targets dry surface risks in packinghouses 
September 27, 2022
“Produce safety is personal”: Center for Produce Safety elects board directors, officers, Joe Pezzini as chair 
July 21, 2022
Three technologies with multiple applications! 
May 25, 2022
CPS Campaign - "Drive together, never rest:" Fresh Express contributes another $500K to fund CPS produce safety research 
May 11, 2022
Research seeks portable paper-based tool to detect fecal contamination 
April 19, 2022
Project seeks bio-based coatings to reduce cross-contamination 
March 30, 2022
Project taps AI to validate Cyclospora inactivation methods 
February 24, 2022
Project looks at sanitizer efficacy in apple packing line dump tanks 
January 25, 2022
CPS Campaign - California citrus industry steps up to fund CPS produce safety research 
January 11, 2022
The Center for Produce Safety Awards 12 New Research Projects 
January 4, 2022

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