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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 November 9th. Meeting information will be posted as the date gets closer.