WCFS - Western Center for Food Safety

Agricultural Water

Framework Document


  • A comprehensive list of references pertaining to agricultural water from “A Systems Approach to Food Safety" website (University of Georgia and USDA):http://www.ugacfs.org/producesafety/Pages/Basics/Water.html
  • Dufour, A., ed., et al.  Animal Waste, Water Quality and Human Health; IWA Publishing: London, U.K., 2012.  (Free downloadable copy)
    From WHO website – “Prepared with contributions from a group of international experts, this book considers microbial contamination from domestic animal and bird sources and explores the health hazards associated with this microbial contamination and approaches to protecting public health? This book will be of interest to regulators with responsibility for recreational waters, drinking water quality and water reuse; policymakers working in water quality, public health and agriculture; decision makers responsible for livestock management; and scientists and practitioners concerned with many affected subjects.”