Congratulations to Ayurá S.A.S for achieving a new FSF recertification

The Technical Secretariat of Florverde Sustainable Flowers announces the recertification of the Colombian flower grower Ayurá S.A.S. Ayurá S.A.S is a company dedicated to the production and marketing of fresh cut flowers characterized with the highest standards of quality and good agricultural practices, committed to the responsible and sustainable production of flowers. Our sincere congratulations!

Latest updates on the Florverde normative documents

The Technical and Administrative Secretariat of Florverde Sustainable Flowers announced the updating of the Florverde Standard for the sustainable production of flowers and ornamentals and the General Regulations for the FSF certification. The 7.1 version of the normative documents (in English and Spanish) are already available here: 

Florverde Sustainable Flowers at the ITC Sustainability Standards Map

The standards map is an online database of the ITC (International Trade Centre), the joint agency of the United Nations and the World Trade Organization (WTO), which provides information on over 210 standards, codes of conduct, audit protocols addressing sustainability hotspots in global supply chains. 

Check the most updated information of FSF and compare it against other certifications schemes in this link:

Ximena Franco from Florverde will be speaker at GLOBALGAP SUMMIT 2018

The GLOBALG.A.P. SUMMIT is the perfect setting to discuss the latest developments in food safety and sustainability as well as Good Agriculture and Aquaculture Practices and the future of the industry. 

Session: New Markets for Responsibly Grown Flowers

Date: 07 November 2018

Time: 11:00-12:00 am

Location: Lima, Peru 

Congratulations to Passion Growers for obtaining the FSF certification for the first time!

Florverde Sustainable Flowers would like to welcome to our newest company to the sustainable community: Passion Growers- Flores Ipanema .

Passion Growers has achieved its Florverde certification for the very first time after completing all the required social and environmental criteria.

Renewed Florverde Sustainable Flowers certified companies in 2018!

FSF would like to congratulate to the following companies who achieved their FSF certification renewal in the 1st semester of 2018!

  • Red de empresas GRChía
  • C.I. Global Exchange (Flores del Este)
  • Rumhora S.A.
  • Tahami & Cultiflores
  • Flores de Funza 

FSF is being recognized again for GLOBALG.A.P in the Resembling Scheme (similar scheme)

We are pleased to share with you that on November 9th 2017, the Executive Director of GLOBALG.AP notified the Technical Secretariat of Florverde Sustainable Flowers of its FSF recognition as a similar scheme (Resembling scheme) for Flowers and Ornamentals.

Under this scheme, the public will be informed that both certification schemes are similar in such a way that with the approval of all requirements of Florverde Sustainable Flowers, in addition to its registration in the GG database, a producer will carry on its certificate* the GGN (GLOBALG.AP Number) and the name of this certification, and can use the name of GLOBALG.AP in business communications and the GGN that identifies the certificate in its final products.