CARE Certified Timeline
Where We Have Been & Where We Are Going
CARE Certified Standard for dairy will undergo a 30-day Public Comment Period.
Dairy Expert Review Committee established for each individual Standard. They reviewed the Standards and recommended changes based on science to ensure continuous improvement of all approved dairy farms.
Onsite audits begin for Animal Welfare Review, Environmental Review and Worker Care Review.
All three Standards bundled together by one farm is officially branded as ValidusCARE.
Validus Verification Services, a division of Where Food Comes From, develops three separate Standards - Animal Welfare Review, Environmental Review and Worker Care Review.
The very first labeled dairy products hit shelves with the Animal Welfare Review label on them.
ValidusCARE officially rebranded as CARE Certified, a sustainability Standard for the Dairy industry.
Dairy is added to the suite of CARE Certified Standards.