Ever wondered what the little tractor logo is on your food packaging? We’ve taken a look….
The Red Tractor food assurance scheme was set up to ensure the food you put on your plate is traceable, safe to eat and been produced responsibly.
From farm to fork, Red Tractor is a food assurance scheme developed by experts on safety, hygiene, animal welfare and the environment – ensuring you get the most out of your meals.
A single stamp of approval, Red Tractor helps to give shoppers peace of mind about ingredients in a range of different products and are applied at every stage at the food production chain.
Putting back the trust into food, Red Tractor offers complete peace of mind from a wide range of products including meat, poultry, fruit, vegetables and dairy products to flour, sugar and even beer. And it doesn’t stop there, you can even find the Red Tractor logo on your favourite brands and restaurants.
A non-for-profit organisation, Red Tractor is owned by the entire food industry ensuring maximum expertise without giving any one organisation undue influence. Operating independently on a not-for-profit basis, with an independent chairman in charge of the affairs. This enables Red Tractor to benefit from a wide range of experience and expertise without giving any one organisation or link in the supply chain undue influence.
The perfect way to prove you are what you eat, Red Tractor offers peace of mind from farm to fork. To identify, simply look for the red tractor stamp in supermarkets today.