GLOBALG.A.P. calls for application
The G.A.P. Awards 2013 gives producers an opportunity to showcase their achievements and gain industry recognition for their hard work and dedicated efforts to implement Good Agricultural Practice on their farms. From overcoming an obstacle to become GLOBALG.A.P. certified to being the driving force behind the formation of a new National Technical Working Group, GLOBALG.A.P. invites all producers to share with their successful achievements with the GLOBALG.A.P. community.
Learn more at www.globalgap.org.
GLOBALG.A.P is a private sector body that sets voluntary standards for the certification of production processes of agricultural (including aquaculture) products around the globe.
The GLOBALG.A.P standard is primarily designed to reassure consumers about how food is produced on the farm by minimising detrimental environmental impacts of farming operations, reducing the use of chemical inputs and ensuring a responsible approach to worker health and safety as well as animal welfare.
GLOBALG.A.P serves as a practical manual for Good Agricultural Practice (G.A.P.) anywhere in the world. The basis is an equal partnership of agricultural producers and retailers who wish to establish efficient certification standards and procedures.
The GLOBALG.A.P website is a comprehensive knowledge base for all interested parties: producers, suppliers, retailers, journalists and consumers. With its clear and easy navigation it incorporates exhaustive information on the GLOBALG.A.P standard and its modules and applications.
GLOBALG.A.P. c/o FoodPLUS GmbH
HRB 35211 Koeln
Managing Director: Dr. Kristian Moeller
Spichernstr. 55 - 50672 Koeln, Germany
Tel: +49 (0) 2 21-5 79 93-997; Fax: -89
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