Certifications

certificate-badgecertifications-pear-merchantFor many years, Duckwall Fruit has received the following certifications: Good Handling Practices for Pears. Certified by the USDA Federal-State Audit Program and Fresh Produce Audit Verification Program.

Good Agricultural Practices & Good Handling Practices for Pears-House Packing Facility, Storage and Transportation, and Traceback. Certified by the USDA Federal-State Audit Program.

Sysco Foods Certified. Duckwall Fruit is the only packer in the industry to be certified to provide packed fresh pears for distribution to Sysco’s food service operators.

Duckwall Fruit is certified as a SQF 2000 Quality Certified Supplier:

  • Level 3: Comprehensive Food Safety and Quality Management System
  • Category 4: Fresh Product Pack House Operations
  • Product: Pears
  • Certificate Number: 11419-08