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The Minnesota Food Safety and Defense Task Force (FSDTF) is a group of individuals and organizations interested in promoting food safety and defense in the state. The Task Force sponsors educational opportunities each year to support and encourage food safety efforts.

The Task Force members represent federal, state, and local government agencies, commodity groups, food related trade associations, food producers, academia, and others.

The FSDTF meets four to six times per year. 

Minnesota Food Safety and Defense Task Force 2021 Flyer


Next Meeting of the Food Safety and Defense Task Force 

Due to precautions against the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), and in conformance with Minnesota Statues Section 13D.021, upcoming meetings of the FSDTF have been scheduled and will be changed from in-person meetings to video-conference meetings with a phone-in option. 

The next meeting will be on May 3rd, 2022. 

Attend the May 3rd meeting using Microsoft Teams

Or you can call in via audio conference (sorry, this is not a toll-free line) by calling: +1-651-395-7448

Phone Conference ID: 176 187 542#

Individuals with a disability who need reasonable accommodation to participate in this event please contact Natasha Hedin at 612-247-5888 or through the Minnesota Relay Service at 711 as soon as possible.