Avena Foods supports our customers’ efforts to limit the presence of chemicals in food. As part of our commitment to providing safe, high-quality ingredients, we have implemented and continually review practices that meet or exceed the highest regulatory and industry standards. This includes the use of glyphosate in the farming of oats.
Glyphosate is one of the most widely used herbicides and is pervasive in the food system – detectable levels have been reported everywhere from rainwater to conventional and organic foods. Avena’s Purity Protocol minimizes the risk of the presence of glyphosate in oats prior to planting the crop on farms right through to delivery of finished goods to our customers. These measures include:
Do not hesitate to contact us if you have further questions about Avena’s Purity Protocol Oats.
Avena Foods Limited
Food Safety and Quality Assurance Team