SCOPE Methodology

Farmer professionalism is at the core of our approach and our unique assessment methodology.

A GLOBAL SYSTEM – THE SCOPE METHODOLOGY

We developed our methodology based on:

  • Management maturity models
  • Plan-Do-Check-Act Management Cycle
  • ISO Quality, Sustainability & Certification Systems
  • Financial Institutions Due Diligence process & Rating Systems
  • Market requirements
  • Farmer training programs
Indicators

The SCOPE assessment tools measure the most important aspects of professionalism for agribusinesses.

Internal management

Internal Management

Governance, management, business planning, internal organization, membership management.

Operations

Production

Logistics, storage, processing

Sustainability

Sustainability

Social issues, environmental issues

Financial management

Financial Administration

Administration, planning, reporting, monitoring, financial services to farmers

Production base

Supply

Provision of inputs, collection of farmers, strength of the supply base, extension services

Market

Market

Market risks, market strategy

External Risk

Risks

Climate, natural, biological, environmental, social and political risks

Enabling environment

Enablers

Capacity builders, NGOs, sector organizations, community, government

Our methodology is aligned with international norms and standards and helps you report on SDGs and comply with the IWA29

The International Workshop Agreement (IWA) – a step before becoming an ISO standard

Interested to learn how we do it?

Read all about our approach.