2018/05-06


Lidl Introduces GGN Consumer Label for Flowers and Ornamentals

German based retailer Lidl expands their demand for certification to their suppliers of flowers and ornamentals. GLOBALG.A.P. has already been Lidl`s standard of choice for fruits and vegetable sold in their European stores for many years.





GLOBALG.A.P. SUMMIT 2018 – Conference Update

Press Conference GLOBALG.A.P.

Confirmed speakers, session overviews, and more: here’s our monthly roundup of the latest news and developments on the SUMMIT 2018!



NEWS
   

New GLOBALG.A.P. Member:
Eurofins Dr. Specht Laboratorien GmbH

Press Conference GLOBALG.A.P.

For more than 50 years, Eurofins Dr. Specht Laboratorien has specialized in the analysis of pesticide residues, and is one of the most experienced laboratories in this field.





Adressing Sustainability on GLOBALG.A.P. Aquaculture Farms?

The GLOBALG.A.P. Aquaculture Standard covers the four pillars established by the FAO Technical Guidelines on Aquaculture Certification - food safety, environment, workers, animal welfare - including all the production chain - hatchery, farm, feed, traceability after harvest.

  


Produce Handling Assurance Standard (PHA) Public Consultation Period 4 June - 2 July

The new GLOBALG.A.P. Produce Handling Assurance Standard (PHA) covers pre-process production steps after the point of harvest for crops including cooling, packing, re-packing, handling, and storage of produce for human consumption.  




Craigmore Plantations - A Trailblazer for Women’s Rights and Water Conservation in India

VLOG

In 2011, Craigmore Plantations (India) Private Limited was the first tea plantation company to receive GLOBALG.A.P. Certification in India. The company implements good agricultural practices in all its operations and provides specific services to its employees that are widely acknowledged. 


GGN.ORG

Cromaris d.d. - Picturesque Locations for the Rearing of Fish in Croatia

The beautiful northern and central Adriatic regions where the farms of the Croatian company Cromaris d.d. are located, are the ideal environment for high quality, open-sea farming. The company, which was established in 2009, has seven farms, two of which are located in Istria (northern Adriatic), and five in the Zadar region (central Adriatic).





GLOBALG.A.P. now Used as an Educational Tool in Japan

Japanese High School

In 2015 Goshogawara Agricultural and Forestry High School became the first school in Japan to receive GLOBALG.A.P. certification for its apple orchard.



ACADEMY

BayG.A.P. Workshop Held in India

Tecnobioplant

Under the guidance of the GLOBALG.A.P. trainer Ignacio Antequera, 18 participants took part in a workshop organized by Bayer CropScience under the BayG.A.P. program.



VACANCIES

GLOBALG.A.P. is Hiring Experts in Food or Agriculture Around the World:

We are looking for Key Account Managers (KAM). You will be responsible for developing the GLOBALG.A.P. network in the region. You will also be responsible for increasing revenues and market share of GLOBALG.A.P. in the region.  



 




EVENTS

Vietfish 2018
22‌-24 August | Vietnam | Ho Chi Minh City

GLOBALG.A.P. SUMMIT 2018
5‌-‌7‌ November‌ 2018 | Peru | Lima

Asia Fruit Logistica
5‌-7‌ September | China | Hong Kong


ACADEMY

  • 25‌-27‌  June: Crops, Germany, Cologne, in English

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