US Food and Drug Administration Recognizes Alignment of GLOBALG.A.P. Standard with the Food Safety Modernization Act Produce Safety Rule

The GLOBALG.A.P. Integrated Farm Assurance (IFA) standard version 5.4-1-GFS for fruit and vegetables, plus the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rule (PSR) add-on version 1.3, is now officially recognized by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to be in alignment with the PSR.

GLOBALG.A.P. joins as Headline Sponsor for the AIPH Ornamental Horticulture in Portugal Conference

GLOBALG.A.P., an international certification provider, joins as the Headline Sponsor for the Ornamental Horticulture in Portugal Conference, organised by the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH).

GLOBALG.A.P. Launches Version 2 of Risk Assessment on Social Practices, GRASP

November 15, 2022 GLOBALG.A.P.

GLOBALG.A.P. North America (GGNA) announces version 2 of GLOBALG.A.P.’s Risk Assessment on Social Practice (GRASP) as an add-on module to GLOBALG.A.P.’s flagship Integrated Farm Assurance (IFA) standard. IFA stands out among commonly used food safety certifications in the U.S. market, as it is inclusive of worker health and safety. Paired with GRASP, it tackles additional supply chain issues such as worker exploitation, child labor, and human rights at farm level.

GLOBALG.A.P. Launches IFA Version 6 and GRASP Version 2

May 19, 2022 GLOBALG.A.P.

GLOBALG.A.P. North America, Inc. announces the launch of GLOBALG.A.P.’s revised Integrated Farm Assurance (IFA) standard Version 6 and the GLOBALG.A.P. Risk Assessment on Social Practice (GRASP) add-on Version 2. Representing the first implementation stage of the new smart farm assurance solutions vision, the new products offer streamlined, impact-driven, and connected solutions for the entire sector. The launch was marked by a live online event hosted by GLOBALG.A.P. and Fruitnet Media International featuring pre-recorded content in English and Spanish.

Norcod Achieves Prized GlobalG.A.P. Certification

June 1, 2021 Norcod

Norwegian cod-farming venture scores industry first and cements yet another strategic milestone with major world-class aquaculture certification.