Farm certification schemes for sustainable agriculture. State of play and overview in the EU and key global producing countries, concepts and methods

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Series Details PE 699.633
Publication Date August 2022
ISBN 978-92-846-9706-9
EC QA-07-22-784-EN-N
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This study presents the concepts and methods of farm certification schemes and provides information on the main existing schemes in the European Union (EU) and in third countries. It analyses how these schemes can help the EU reach its sustainability objectives in the farming sector and be instrumental in the implementation and monitoring of the related CAP instruments during the upcoming programming period.

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This document comprises Volume 1 of the study, as well as annexes 1 to 4.

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