FSMA Final Rule on Produce Safety (In Spanish, 438 KB) Farm Food Safety Plan Resources. water requirements of the Produce Safety Rule. Earliest compliance date is two years from the effective date for some farms. Produce Safety Rule to be made available in the Virginia Cooperative Extension system. Notice of public meeting (held in Washington D.C. on February 28, 2013) on the 2013 proposed preventive controls rule and the 2013 proposed produce safety ruleâ¦ November 27, 2015: The official publication date of the Produce Safety Rule. The final Produce Safety rule requires that covered farms not apply raw manure in a manner that contacts produce covered by the rule during application. Standards for Produce Safety - Coverage and Exemptions/Exclusions for 21 PART 112 (PDF 56 KB) Final Produce Safety Rule. November 13, 2015: The final Produce Safety Rule is available for public viewing online. The final rule is a collection of the original rule and all the subsequent revisions, amendments and modifications (supplemental ruleâ¦ The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced that the Produce Safety rule under the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) is now final. Final Rule on Produce Safety The FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety rule is now ï¬nal, and the earliest compliance dates for some farms begin one year after the effective date of the ï¬nal rule (see âCompliance Datesâ below). This rule establishes science-based â¦ Farm Food Safety â¦ The Produce rule and Preventive Controls rule is final and effective as of November 13, 2015. In November 2015, FDA finalized the Produce Safety Rule2, which sets food safety â¦ Download a pdf version of FSMA Produce Safety Rule Water Requirements: Insights to Get You Organized! Food Safety Preventive Controls Rule â¢ Do growers fall under two regulations? 2013 proposed produce safety rule, requesting comments by May 16, 2013: 78 FR 3504, January 16, 2013. Fact Sheets - Final Rule. There has been a lot of talk about the water requirements that are part of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rule â¦ The rule â¦ 2. â PC Rule: Focus on the manufacturing, processing, packing or holding of human food â Initial concern that some growers would fall into this regulation in addition to the produce rule â¦ Final rule is a combination of the â¦ The rules go into effect â¦ In September 2015, 1FDA finalized the Preventive Controls Rule , which governs food processing operations, and depending on the degree of value-added processing they are doing, farms. ** Facilities must comply with the PCHF Supply-Chain Program the latter of 3/17/17 for general compliance (9/18/17 for small businesses) or 6 months after a supplier is required to comply with the applicable rule.