GLOBALG.A.P. Certification

GFSI-Level Food Safety & Environmental Practices

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As the world’s leading standard for safe, sustainable agriculture, GLOBALG.A.P. is an affordable, holistic approach to producing safe and sustainable fresh agriculture. GLOBALG.A.P. certification opens valuable expansion opportunities to large and small producers alike, and helps satisfy the advanced food safety and sustainability specifications of retailers and major buyers in the worldwide marketplace.

GLOBALG.A.P. is the most widely accepted private sector food safety certification in the world. As such, this certification helps you reach new markets and grow your business globally while assuring your customers that your good agricultural practices for food safety and your environmental management practices meet industry-recognized GLOBALG.A.P. requirements. GLOBALG.A.P. is a Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) benchmarked standard.

Why Choose SCS?

SCS Global Services provides thorough, timely, and professional audits. With three decades of expertise in food safety and sustainability, our worldwide network of experienced auditors can meet your product-to-market deadlines. Repeat customers choose SCS for three key reasons:

Expert Knowledge: SCS’s GLOBALG.A.P. auditors have an in-depth knowledge of farming and agriculture.

Superior Customer Care: Our team is dedicated to providing each and every client with the best possible service. This is the SCS difference!

Scheduling Flexibility: SCS will work with you to find a date that works best for you and your team.

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  • Limit Risk - Minimize the potential for food safety incidents and recalls
  • Become a Preferred Supplier - Many retailers require GFSI benchmarked certification for their produce suppliers
  • Global Recognition - GLOBALG.A.P. IFA is recognized by more than 100 countries
  • Competitive Edge - Assure your customers that food has been grown, harvested and handled to rigorous standards
  • Improvement over Time - Demonstrate continual improvements to quality and safety processes
  • Professional Service - SCS is known for our thorough, timely audits and personal attention to our clients

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Learn about the benefits of GLOBALG.A.P. certification and its import in the world marketplace in this short video.


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