Framework Resources

A series of resources have been compiled to help answer your questions about using the Certified Sustainable Beef Framework.  If you don't find what you are looking for here, contact us.

 

Certified Sustainable Beef Framework Guiding Documents

The following are guiding documents for the implementation of the Certified Sustainable Beef Framework

Sustainable Beef Production Standard: contains the indicators that are audited on farms and ranches.

French: Norme pour la production de la boeuf durable

Sustainable Beef Processing Standard: contains the indicators that are audited on farms and ranches.

French: Norme pour la transformation du boeuf durable

Certification Body Requirements: contains the process and requirements of becoming a Certification Body for the Certified Sustainable Beef Framework

Assurance Protocols: provides a detailed overview of the certification process.

Chain of Custody Requirements: contains the technical and administrative requirements for tracking beef and claims on beef sourced from certified operations.

Auditor Requirements: the requirements of auditors of the Certified Sustainable Beef Framework.

Conflict of Interest Policy: requirements to help mitigate conflicts of interest in the Certified Sustainable Beef Framework.

Claims and Labelling: provides the guidance on how to communicate about Certified Sustainable Beef. COMING SOON

Certified Sustainable Beef Framework Factsheet: a quick overview of the Certified Sustainable Beef Framework.

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Supporting Resources for Implementing the Standards

Throughout the indicator development process, a number of resources and links have been compiled to assist you in implementing the Standards across the five Principles of Sustainable Beef.  These may assist you in implementing sustainability in your operation.