GlobalG.A.P. connects farmers and operators in the production and marketing of safe food to provide reassurance for consumers. It lays the foundation for the protection of your products by the implementation of Good Agricultural Practices with a promise for a sustainable future.


Certification Options:


Ceres Certifications International (CCI) offers certification to the GlobalGAP Option 1 Integrated Farm Assurance (IFA) Standard and Harmonized Produce Safety Standard (HPSS), for Single or Multi-Sites, without a Quality Management System (QMS).


Certification Criteria:     


The IFA Standard is a globally harmonized scheme for Good Agricultural Practices with food safety and environmental components.  CCI is approved for IFA Standard for Fruits and Vegetables. The IFA Standard consists of General Rules and Control Points and Compliance Criteria (CPCC.)


The HPSS is designed to serve the needs of U.S fruit and vegetable producers, and those selling into the market. HPSS is recognized by GFSI and accepted by many large retailers in North America.  

The name "Ceres Certifications, International", Ceres, CCI, any variation of "Ceres Certifications, International", its trademark, logo, product names or creative products are the property of Ceres Certifications, International, Inc., and its rightful owner.  These names, logos, trademarks and other materials produced by "Ceres Certifications, International" are intended only for the use of "Ceres Certifications, International". Neither shall any addressee forward, print, copy, or otherwise reproduce these names, logos or materials in any manner that references, reflects, impresses, copies, deceives or otherwise uses for intentions other than those of "Ceres Certifications, International" and by "Ceres Certifications, International".  


The use of the names listed herein or anything that resembles these names, logos, trademarks and creative work or not covered herein, shall be only under "Ceres Certifications, International" specific use policies and the specific written permission of both the Lead Program Manager and President of the Corporation on proper letterhead, notarized and Return Receipt Requested postmarked USA mail." 


Ceres Certifications, International does not allow the use of its name, variations of its name, logos, trademarks or materials outside of its corporate body. All infringements shall be identified and prosecuted on the first violation of the above statement.To date there have been no permissions granted previous to, on this date or later: March 24th, 2014.' - Karl Kolb, President, Ceres Certifications, International


Please contact us if you are interested in using our logo and/or name.


Ceres Certifications, International (CCI) prohibits discrimination in employment and services provided based on race, national origin, color, creed, religion, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation

  • mailbox-icon.png
  • Twitter Social Icon
  • LinkedIn App Icon
  • ProduceUniverse.png