DOCUMENTATION & TRACEABILITY
Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) provide guidelines to California Almond growers on how to minimize potential hazards during production and to recognize and address potential sources of contamination.
Without Documentation, Who Is Going to Believe You? – Record Keeping Says “It’s Done”
Maintaining readily accessible records of all almond farm operations, and especially GAPs, is essential and beneficial when it comes to food safety. Specific documentation and record keeping down to the individual orchard level will maximize the investment in risk reduction.