INDOCERT is qualified by International Certification Bio Suisse AG to carry out Biosuisse inspections of agricultural and or wild collection, aquaculture and beekeeping operations as well as trading and processing enterprises.
Bio Suisse, a private-sector organization, is the federation of Swiss organic farmers, with over 6140 members. The Bio Suisse standard covers the production of plant and animal products, the processing and marketing of foodstuffs as well as auxiliary inputs. The Bio Suisse (Association of Swiss Organic Agriculture Organizations) Standards apply:
- To the production of plant and animal products which are to be marketed under the Bud label, the trademark of Bio Suisse, or which are indicated as being produced in accordance with the Bio Suisse Standards.
- To the processing and marketing of foodstuffs which are partly or wholly composed of raw materials produced in accordance with the Bio Suisse Standards and which carry the Bud label.
- To Bud auxiliary inputs or those which are indicated as being produced in accordance with the BioSuisse Standards.