2019/10
NEWS

Welcome to Kaufland Supermarket as a GLOBALG.A.P. Member

New GLOBALG.A.P. member Kaufland is a German supermarket chain with international locations in Europe.




 

Tesco Takes Crucial Step to Protect Global Banana Production



GLOBALG.A.P. is delighted to announce that Tesco is the first UK retailer to require their suppliers of bananas to be assessed against the GLOBALG.A.P. TR4 Biosecurity add-on.









GLOBALG.A.P. Partners with Sustainable Rice Platform


“SRP is delighted and proud to have found in GLOBALG.A.P. a world-leading assurance service provider for verification. Our long-term partnership will give consumers the opportunity to buy ‘SRP verified rice’, which will contribute to safeguarding the environment, reduce emissions of greenhouse gases, save water, and protect natural biodiversity. Small-scale farmers and their communities will benefit from adoption of the SRP Standard in their pursuit of better livelihoods.” 

 
  

Dominican Republic's Export Growth Boosted by an Increase in G.A.P. Certification

The country is an attractive producer of agricultural goods, such as bananas, cocoa, and oriental vegetables. Given that Europe and the United States are its two key export markets has increased the adoption for good agricultural practices and has led to a substantial growth in responsible and sustainable production in the country.







GLOBALG.A.P. Asia & Oceania - Facts and Figures



Read more about the development in 2018 in Japan, India, Vietnam, China, Thailand and Central Asia.





Register Your Other Certifications and Schemes to Your Database GGN Profile!

Now that you're GLOBALG.A.P. certified, show what else you've got. The GLOBALG.A.P. Database is offering GLOBALG.A.P. certified producers the option to add additional certifications and schemes to their database GGN Profile, to show more than 600 market participants just how committed they are to implementing food safety and sustainability assurance.







GLOBALG.A.P. North America - a Regular at PMA

GLOBALG.A.P. North America staff members Rebecca Anderson, Roberta Anderson, Rosemary Quinn, and Robin Foster attended the PMA for the 10th year in a row for GLOBALG.A.P. North America!





GLOBALG.A.P. National Technical Working Group Ukraine Starts Work



On October 4, 2019, the founding meeting of the GLOBALG.A.P. National Technical Working Group (NTWG) was held in Kiev. This body is responsible for the translation and adaptation of the GLOBALG.A.P. requirements.






Wu-wei-zi: Five Flavored Fruit



Imagine seeing a small bright-red fruit. It looks like a dried cranberry. You put it in your mouth, expecting a sweet and sour taste. But once you start chewing, a strange and unusual flavor explosion surprises you.


EVENTS

iFresh Asia
12‌-14 November | China | Shanghai

IPM 2020
28-31 January | Germany | Essen

Fruit Logistica 2020
5-6 February | Germany | Berlin






TOUR
ACADEMY

  • 5-7 November‌: Crops, Spain, Madrid, in Spanish
  • 8 November‌: SPRING, Spain, Madrid, in Spanish
  • 3-5 December‌: Crops, Ecuador, Guayaquil, in Spanish

  • 17-19 December‌: HPSS, USA, Santa Cruz, CA, in English

  • 11-13 February 2020‌: PHA, USA, Lake Alfred, FL, in English

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