Agricultural Products Certification and Supervision Organization, under the distinctive title AGROCERT is a Private Law Legal Entity operating for the public benefit under the supervision of the Ministry of Rural Development and Food (L. 2637/98).
It is an established body responsible for the implementation of national policy on quality in agriculture.
The main competences of AGROCERT are as follows:
- Certification of agricultural production systems
- Certification of agricultural products
- Evaluation, approval and supervision of Control and Certification private bodies, accredited by the National Accreditation System.
- Preparation and publication of optional sectoral standards and development of specifications towards quality assurance of agricultural products.