028: La Virgen Organic, Costa Rica
About the farm
La Virgen Organic is the largest Dole Organic Golden Pineapple farm in the program, it has more than 350 hectares organic certified land. They are also Fair Trade certified and have invested the prime in great projects focused on the workers an community development, building education centers and sports infraestructure just to mention a couple of them. The farm also has protected areas as forest and wetlands. La Virgen Organic is the pionner in the organic pineapple farming, it was first certified in 2001.
|NAME OF CERTIFIER||CERTIFICATION|
|[BCS] KIWA BCS ÖKO GARANTIE GmbH||USDA-NOP Organic|
|[BCS] KIWA BCS ÖKO GARANTIE GmbH||ECC 834/2007 Organic|
|SCS||Fair Trade USA|