Freshcare

Apr 18, 2024 | New, The Macadamia Journey

MFM utilises Freshcare, Australia’s leading on-farm program for fresh produce. Freshcare addresses the unique needs of growers, streamlining compliance with both domestic and international market requirements. Launched in 2000, Freshcare has seen thousands of businesses adopt its practical approach, ensuring customers receive produce that’s not only safe to eat but also sustainably grown. As Australia’s largest on-farm assurance program, Freshcare is continuously evolving, incorporating developments like benchmarking with the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) to maintain its industry relevance and effectiveness.

    Benefits for MFM growers:

    Achieving Compliance: Fulfills international food safety requirements and positions the company as a leader in the macadamia industry.

    Commitment to Quality: Reinforces dedication to safe, high-quality products and sustainable practices.

    Market Confidence: Demonstrates adherence to rigorous standards, building trust with domestic and international customers.

    Industry Leadership: Aligns with Freshcare and AMS initiatives, showcasing a commitment to industry advancement.

    For MFM, utilising Freshcare’s certification resources is about adhering to international food safety standards and affirming a commitment to quality, safety, and sustainability. This collaboration with Freshcare and AMS initiatives helps MFM ensure that the farms under its management and their produce meet market demands with confidence.

    Find out more about www.freshcare.com.au

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