GLOBALG.A.P. Community Newsletter 

  SEPTEMBER 2017 EDITION



ANUGA 2017:
SAI Platform and GLOBALG.A.P. Announce New Solution
GLOBALG.A.P. News

SAI Platform’s Farm Sustainability Assessment program (FSA) and GLOBALG.A.P. will announce a new solution in response to global industry needs: a combined audit for food safety (GLOBALG.A.P. IFA Standard) and sustainability (SAI Platform FSA tool).

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Sharing Global Data: New GLOBALG.A.P.  Member GODAN
GLOBALG.A.P. Member News

Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN) supports the proactive sharing of open data to make information about agriculture and nutrition available, accessible and usable to support the call for world-wide food security.

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Avocado Producers in Mexico Trained on GLOBALG.A.P.
GLOBALG.A.P. North America News

Mission Produce partnered with GLOBALG.A.P. and WQS to offer avocado growers in the Uruapan region of Mexico training on successful compliance with the IFA Fruit and Vegetable Standard. Avocado producers are preparing their farms to comply with GFSI benchmarked audit schemes.

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TR 4 Biosecurity Add-On for Bananas Featured at
Asia Fruit Logistica

GLOBALG.A.P. Trade Fair News

The Asia Fruit Logistica trade fair took place in Hong Kong from 5-7 September. GLOBALG.A.P.'s booth in Hall 5b was part of the well-organized German Pavilion and focused on the main topic of the TR4 Biosecurity Add-On for bananas. Furthermore, GLOBALG.A.P. also took part in the Asia Fruit Business Forum, where GLOBALG.A.P. Key Account Manager Xin Zhou presented on the topic of harmonizing QA standards for broader market access. The trade fair was a great success, and we are looking forward to returning again next year.


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Interview with Farm Assurer Cristina Andreea Văsii, Romania
GLOBALG.A.P. Farm Assurer News

Founded in 1992, Stoain Land Coopertiva Agricola began as a small company with three employees. After 25 years, Ferma Stoian is one of the biggest producers of field vegetables in Romania, with over 550 hectares under production.

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Animal Welfare at TOUR Stop Uruguay - Organized by Trazur
GLOBALG.A.P. TOUR News

On 3 August 2017, the GLOBALG.A.P. TOUR stopped to promote Good Agricultural Practices in Uruguay. The TOUR Stop was organized by Trazur and took place at the Chamber of Commerce and Export of Agriproducts in Montevideo.

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Join Us at One of Our TOUR 2017 Stops!

Greece: 31 October - organized by TÜV HELLAS

China: 4 November - organized by China Good Quality Agriproducts Development and Service Association

Israel: 13 November - organized by Stockton Israel Ltd.

Egypt: 4-5 December - organized by Blue Moon LLC




        Need GLOBALG.A.P. Training? Book Your Seat Now! 
       
Our GLOBALG.A.P. Capacity Building & Farm Assurer Workshops:
  • 10-12 Oktober: Crops, Abidjan, Ivory Coast, in French 
  • 7-9 November: Livestock, Cologne, Germany, in English

  • 8-10 November: Crops, Santiago de Chile, Chile, in Spanish
  • 21-23 November: Crops, Linz, Austria, in German
  • 28-30 November: Crops, Centurion, South Africa, in English

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