Welcome to Red Tractor
The way our food is farmed and prepared is regularly checked by independent experts to make sure it is of a good standard.
Wide Ranging
We are the biggest food standards scheme in the UK, covering Animal Welfare, Food Safety, Traceability and Environmental Protection
Respected standards
Products bearing the Red Tractor logo have been produced to some of the most comprehensive and respected standards in the world.
Constantly Updated
A team of experts constantly review our standards to make sure they reflect the best new thinking.
An extensive product range
We check a wide range of products, including meat and poultry, dairy, cereals and fruit & vegetables

Who we are

Just what is it that we get up to at Red Tractor?
Red Tractor was established in 2000 and has grown to become the UK’s biggest farm and food standards scheme, covering all of animal welfare, food safety, traceability and environmental protection.
The way that our food is farmed and prepared is regularly checked by independent experts to make sure it is of a good standard.
What we doWho we are

Get Involved

We work with people at all of the food chain stages to ensure food complies with the Red Tractor standards. This includes farmers, retailers and packers, through to environmental and animal health and welfare groups.
You can help by getting involved.

Meet the Farmers

Farmers across the UK operate to our independently inspected standards to produce food you can trust. We would like you to meet some of the Red Tractor certified farmers, explaining how Red Tractor standards helps to bring safe food to your table.

Who's Involved

The Red Tractor logo has a huge impact on consumers when shopping for food and produce, with lots of big brand names improving their processes to become Red Tractor certified and display our little logo. 


We are all about home cooking, which is why we have put together a massive selection of delicious recipes, all using Red Tractor certified ingredients.
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