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CanadaGAP Introduces Unannounced Audits

Published on: 2017-02-07 9:04:00 AM

Effective April 1, 2017 CanadaGAP will introduce an Unannounced Audit programme in response to new GFSI benchmarking requirements. What is an Unannounced Audit?  Unannounced audits will not be scheduled in advance with the producer. The certification body will provide 2 to 5 business days’ notice that the auditor is coming. An unannounced audit will take place instead of a scheduled audit (NOT additional to a scheduled audit). The producer will pay the ...

CanadaGAP Food Safety Manuals updated for 2017

Published on: 2017-01-31 1:09:32 PM

Updated versions of the CanadaGAP Food Safety Manuals have now been released.   1) Fruit and Vegetable Manual, Version 7.0 2) Greenhouse Manual, Version 7.0 For certification purposes, the new manuals take effect on April 1, 2017. A corresponding update to the CanadaGAP audit checklist will be issued prior to that effective date. Resources on the CanadaGAP website: To facilitate the transition to the updated manuals, the following resources can be found at: ...

UPDATED: CanadaGAP holds 2016 Annual General Meeting

Published on: 2016-12-15 1:05:44 PM

The Annual General Meeting of CanAgPlus, the corporation that owns and operates the CanadaGAP Program, was held last Thursday, December 8, 2016 in Ottawa. We thank all members who were able to attend and participate in the meeting. Members considered a number of resolutions submitted by the membership. One resolution was referred to the Board of Directors for further discussion and a report back to the 2017 AGM. Three resolutions were voted on and defeated. CanadaGAP program participants ...

Resolutions for upcoming Annual General Meeting

Published on: 2016-11-16 7:51:57 AM

CanadaGAP program participants are encouraged to review the attached resolutions, which will be discussed and voted on December 8, 2016 at the Annual General Meeting of CanAgPlus, the corporation that owns and operates the CanadaGAP Program. Resolutions are submitted by CanAgPlus members in advance of the AGM. The submission deadline was November 7. Voting on the resolutions will occur at the AGM. All program participants in good standing are eligible to vote. Please plan to participate in ...

2016 CanAgPlus Annual General Meeting

Published on: 2016-10-17 12:37:55 PM

Notice                                     The 2016 Annual Meeting of CanAgPlus the corporation that owns and operates CanadaGAP® will be held in ...