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.
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).
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.