SAI Platform created FSA in 2014 to assess the level of on-farm sustainability and to benchmark existing standards. The tool is used in 32 countries and available in 19 languages for a variety of food and beverage agricultural ingredients.
Food Companies – Use the FSA tool to support your sustainable sourcing goals. SCS will assist you in evaluating your existing operations, goal setting, and implementation of responsible supply chain measures – anywhere in the world.
Farms – Earn recognition under one of three performance tiers, based on your level of conformance with essential, basic, and advanced criteria:
- Bronze: Solid base of good farming practices. 100% coverage of essentials and 75% of basic.
- Silver: Sustainable farming practices recognized by leading companies. 100% coverage of essentials, 80% of basic, and 50% of advanced.
- Gold: Exceptional farming practices. 100% coverage of essentials, 100% of basic, and 75% of advanced.