The Rainforest Alliance 2020 Certification Program defines our long-term vision for the future, and the path required to get us there. The Sustainable Agriculture Standard, along with its assurance and technology systems, are designed to deliver more value to the two million farmers and thousands of businesses that use Rainforest Alliance certification to drive more sustainable agricultural production and responsible supply chains.
Must-read resources for 2020 Certification Program
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As outlined in the requirements of the 2020 Sustainable Agriculture Standard, certificate holders must conduct a risk assessment. The tool which is available for group and individually certified farm
Annex S3: Risk Assessment Tool
The scope of the annex on pesticides management includes the activities within the scope of the 2020 Sustainable Agriculture Standard: Farm Requirements. This includes use in agriculture and
Annex S7: Pesticides Management
The Group Member Registry is a binding template that allows Farm certificate holders, especially those under group certification, to upload relevant data from their internal inspections around their
Annex S13: Group Member Registry
This Annex provides interpretations of the key concepts of Sustainability Differential and Sustainability Investments and more details on sector-specific applicability of the requirements.
Annex S14: Shared Responsibility
In accordance with the 2020 Sustainable Agriculture Standard: Farm Requirements and Supply Chain Requirements, the management representative/committee sets out in the Management Plan how to remediate
Annex S4: Remediation Protocol
This annex explains the additional details on the 2020 Sustainable Agriculture Standard: Farm Requirements for natural vegetation with regards to the option of having conservation and restoration
Annex S15: Additional Details on Conservation and Restoration Areas Outside Farm Boundaries