We are committed to keeping our Sustainable Agriculture Standard effective and relevant. We review our Standard at least every five years. During this review, we gather latest scientific information
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Update September 1: Please note that the public standard consultation has closed.
As the launch of the new 2020 Rainforest Alliance certification program draws nearer, we are working hard to
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Last year, UTZ and the Rainforest Alliance merged to become one organization with the mission of achieving more together. Ever since, we’ve been working hard on building our new organization and much
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UTZ and the Rainforest Alliance merged to become one organization in 2018. By joining forces, we have combined the leadership, expertise, and longstanding partnerships of two leading international
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The Rainforest Alliance recently announced the Ag-tech developer challenge – a call to engineers and developers to find innovative ways to use remote data sensing technology to aid farmer initiatives
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The Rainforest Alliance and UTZ joined forces in January as a response to the increasingly urgent challenges we’re facing: climate change, rural poverty, biodiversity loss, and the destructive effects
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