Who we are

Red Tractor was established in 2000 and has grown to become the UK’s biggest farm and food standards scheme, covering all of animal welfare, food safety, traceability and environmental protection.
We are a small, not for profit company, run by the food industry to ensure food originates from a trustworthy and safe source. The way that our food is farmed and prepared is regularly checked by independent experts to make sure it is of a good standard.
 

 
 

In this section

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Details of the team of food industry experts and academics responsible for the running of the company
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The Red Tractor Team of 20 is smaller than most people think, yet our people have a wealth of...
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Here you will find details of the experts and sector representatives responsible for overseeing the sector activities.
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Here you will find details of the experts responsible for writing the sector standards.
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Here you will find some frequently asked questions about Red Tractor.
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The core activities of Red Tractor Assurance explained.
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Details of companies Red Tractor works with to assess and certify our assurance standards.
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Read about Red Tractors activities over recent years and get an idea of our plans for the future.
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A not for profit company – find out how and where we get our funding from.
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Logo recognition increases as customers show they trust the tractor.
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Learn how Red Tractor and farm assurance began.
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Here you will find out how the company committees all interlink.
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Details of the British farming and food industry companies that own and created Red Tractor.
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