The Sustainable Farming Assurance Programme is created and managed by ProAgros. For the identification of farmer groups, the training of the farmers towards certification and for verification ProAgros is working with diverse trusted partners worldwide.
ProAgros connects end-users committed to sustainable sourcing with farmers who have proven to be producing sustainably. The company is led by Jan Nicolai. Jan Nicolai has over 40 years of experience in the commodities market, as a buyer, trader, arbitrader in trade disputes and transition manager. He has a vast knowledge of the dynamics in the European market, recent development in the area of sustainability and the needs and challenges faced by market parties. Jan Nicolai worked at Nutreco, The Sustainable Trade Initiative (IDH) and is a former board member of RTRS.