An operation is required to have a ‘letter of assurance’ in the following cases:

  • Purchasing/receiving compost/compost tea
  • Purchasing/receiving ice
  • Purchasing/receiving wax
  • When they use a third party cleaning company for packaging materials
  • For potatoes: To provide evidence that a variety has been tested for total glycoalkaloids (invoice from breeder is also acceptable)
  • For cranberries sent for processing: To provide proof that a final rinse is occurring at the processor

November 3rd, 2017 at 04:25 pm