Annual IPM Survey Results

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Basic
  • Follows all regulations pertaining to pesticide use, worker protection, and environmental protection.
  • Practices food safety principles (not certified).
  • Follows non-regulated basic agricultural practices
Steward
  • Complies with customer contract terms as related to pesticides, workers, environment and food safety.
  • Has in place conservation practices on areas of the farm.
  • Can document some practices beyond legal requirements.
Expert
  • Has participated and passed in sustainability/environmental audits.
  • Has goals established for environmental improvement.
  • Applies environmental principles to whole farm.
  • Has documentation for some environmental practices.
  • Records for pest control results.
Master
  • Is certified for sustainable, environmental, and worker practices (CSR).
  • Has documented some level of environmental or resource improvement.
  • Participates or assists planning of resource conservation or pesticide use education.