CERTIFICATION IN INDIA

GLOBALG.A.P CERTIFICATION - GOOD AGRICULTURAL PRACTICE

What is GLOBALG.A.P?

GLOBALG.A.P. is a farm assurance program, translating consumer requirements into Good Agricultural Practice. EurepGAP is a common standard for farm management practice created in the late 1990s by several European supermarket chains and their major suppliers.

GAP is an acronym for Good Agricultural Practices. It is now the world’s most widely implemented farm certification scheme. Most European customers for agricultural products now demand evidence of EurepGAP certification as a prerequisite for doing business

Benefits of GLOBALG.A.P Certification

Food safety and traceability

Animal welfare

Environment

Quality Management System (QMS)

Workers’ health, safety and welfare

Integrated Crop Management (ICM)

Who can be certified GLOBALG.A.P Certification?

Shamkris Group

Agriculture

Shamkris Group

Aquaculture

Shamkris Group

Livestock

Shamkris Group

Horticulture Production

Shamkris Group

Chain of Custody

Shamkris Group

Food Manufacturing Industry's

Document required for GLOBALG.A.P Certification

The extent of Documented Information differs as per:

Role of Shamkris and Process of GLOBALG.A.P Certification

Shamkris adopts a results-oriented approach to effective system implementation in the organization. A simple and practical method of system implementation helps organizations increase business efficiency and sustainability. Shamkris supports 100% documentation to obtain an accreditation body of success in addition to enhanced performance.

The implementation process is described below:

Time Frame

Task

Process

Day 1

GAP Analysis
Certification Body
Selection
Cost Estimates

Week 1

Developing Documents

Week 4

Implementing Management System

Week 8

Internal Audit
MRM
CAPA

Week 10

Certification Body
Audit
N-C Closing

Week 12

Certification Body

Year on Year

Yearly Compliance

FAQ

G.A.P. stands for Good Agricultural Practice – and GLOBALG. A.P. is the worldwide standard that assures it. We’re a global organization with a crucial objective: safe, sustainable agriculture worldwide.

GAP (short for “good agricultural practices) certification is a USDA audit program through which producers can demonstrate their compliance with food safety requirements to purchasers and retailers. … For farmers and growers alike, group certification provides access to a myriad of benefits.