“Mastering the Organic Way” Public Awareness Session on Organic Agriculture, -Colombo-Sri Lanka-25th September 19'

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Introduction:

From our roots in agricultural inspections, Peterson and Control Union has been operating nearly 100 years in the field of Inspection services, logistics, quality assurance, certifications and risk management. Our in-depth knowledge and experience on certification and inspection covers different industries including agriculture, food processing, forestry and textiles. Control Union Sri Lanka, as part of the global network of Control Union, is active in certifications and inspections services.

Control Union is organizing a public awareness session on organic agriculture  for developing and maintaining the sustainability of organic agriculture and organic farming.

Training Details:
  • Date: 25th September 2019
  • Time: 9.00 am to 5.00 pm
  • Location: Cinnamon Loft, Control Union Inspections Pvt. Ltd. No. 100/8 • 3rd Floor • FPA Building • Nawala Road • Narahenpita • Colombo 00500 • Sri Lanka
  • Language: English/Sinhala
  • Number of participants: 12
Objectives:
  • Understand the details of Organic Agriculture
  • Gain knowledge to meet the requirements
  • Audit process from application to certification
  • What to expect from an Organic Agriculture audit?


Who Should Attend:

Managers, Supervisors and Team Members responsible for Organic Agriculture systems.

Agenda:

  • General introduction on organic agriculture & organic certification programmes
  • EU, NOP, JAS and Sri Lanka organic standards 
  • Tea break
  • General requirements for certification of field production units & farmer group certification
  • general requirements for creification of processing units
  • Lunch
  • Labelling of organic prodcuts & TC
  • Audit documentation
  • New certification trends on organic production
  • Panel discussion (New implementations/frequently appearing problems)

Costs:

LKR 5000 + taxes (NBT +VAT) per participant (This includes refreshment, tea, lunch and training material).


For more information, please contact:


Kasun Geeganage

Control Union Sri Lanka
T  +94 (0)112678607-9   
M +94 (0)777603526
E   kgeeganage@controlunion.com; cuslacademy@controlunion.com

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