Good Agricultural Practices (GAP)

Manual Técnico de Buenas Prácticas Agrícolas en el Cultivo de Palto

  El manual que aquí se entrega, explica de modo singularmente claro las Buenas Prácticas Agrícolas - BPA en el cultivo de palto, de modo que puedan ser acogidas y aplicadas por los profesionales y técnicos especializados en transferencia tecnológica as...
Enma Yauri Sigueñas
AgroRural, Perú

Buenas Prácticas Agrícolas en Mora Orgánica

  La mora (Rubus spp), es una de las frutas de exportación de más alto valor en Centro América. La producción, tanto en cultivares mejorados como de especies silvestres, ayudan a mejorar los ingresos de los pequeños agricultores. La tendencia del mercado...
Proyecto Vifinex
OIRSA

Vegetable Growers' Handbook Chapter IX: Chemical Application and Safety

The use of pesticides aids in vegetable production improvement. Despite the fears and real problems pesticides can create, these crop protection chemicals improve environmental quality for man, animals and plants. More than 50,000 destructive plant diseases exist today. Over 10,000 species of...
Jerral D. Johnson
Charles Cole
Texas AgriLife Extension Service

California strawberry commission food safety program

  The Basic Principles of Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs): The best way to prevent corrective action by state and federal governments is to prevent microbial contamination of fresh strawberries. Use GAPs. To minimize microbial food safety hazards in strawberries, growers should use...
California Strawberry Commission
California Strawberry Commission

Growing For Quality A Good Agricultural Practices Manual for California Avocado Growers Version 1.0

  Topics: Common Avocado Quality Problems Orchard Management Fruit Rot Management Disease Management Insect Management Vertebrate Pest and Snail Control Nutrition Irrigation Harvesting and Field Handling Hygiene and...
University of California
California Avocado Commission

Lineamientos específicos de inocuidad alimentaria para la producción y cosecha de lechuga y verduras de hojas verdes

  El alcance de este documento concierne sólo a lechugas y verduras de hojas verdes frescos y pre-cortados. No incluye productos mezclados con diferentes ingredientes (i.e. ensaladas que puedan contener carnes, quesos y/o aderezos) Ejemplos de “lechugas/verduras de hojas verdes...
California Leafy Green Products Handler Marketing Agreement (LGMA)
California Leafy Green Products Handler Marketing Agreement (LGMA)

Commodity specific food safety guidelines for the production and harvest of lettuce and leafy greens

  The scope of this document pertains only to fresh and fresh-cut lettuce and leafy greens products. It does not include products commingled with non-produce ingredients (e.g. salad kits which may contain meat, cheese, and/or dressings). Examples of “lettuce/leafy greens” include...
California Leafy Green Products Handler Marketing Agreement (LGMA)
California Leafy Green Products Handler Marketing Agreement (LGMA)

USDA Good Agricultural and Good Handling Practices Audit Verification Checklist

Extensive checklist form for Good Agricultural and Good Handling Practices audit verification. The USDA program is intended to assess a participant's afforts to minimize the risk of contamination of fresh fruit, vegetables, nuts, and miscellaneous commodities by microbial pathogens based on...
USDA
USDA

Guide to Minimize Microbial Food Safety Hazards for Fresh Fruits and Vegetables

The FDA and USDA are issuing "Guidance for Industry -- Guide to Minimize Microbial Food Safety Hazards for Fresh Fruits and Vegetables." This guidance document ("the guide") addresses microbial food safety hazards and good agricultural and management practices common to the...
FDA & USDA
FDA & USDA

Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) for Almond Growers

  Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) provide guidelines to growers on how to minimize potential microbial hazards during production and harvesting of almonds. Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) define procedures to be used by handlers to allow almonds to be processed, packed and sold under...
Almond Board of California
Almond Board of California