Farmer SpA

Certified B Corporation

Mantova, Italy

Certified Since

February 2021


Other manufacturing



Operates In


Farmer is a company that operates in the production and marketing of premixes, complementary feeds and additives.Farmer's history has always been characterized by constant growth, to the point of becoming one of the major interlocutors in the zootechnical sector in the nutritional and management fields. The fundamental values ​​of Farmer are ethical approach in the relationship with customers, partners and people within the company, passion, spirit of initiative and determination in providing innovative solutions, constant investments in research and development to ensure our customers competitive superiority. The Farmer group has always believed in innovation, always investing, in experimenting with new ideas and new products. This activity is based on a continuous learning process, in which innovative solutions are developed and tested with the aim of being able to offer them to our Italian and foreign customers, as strategic and fundamental levers of their success. In this sense, the concept of "Open Innovation" has been embraced and made our own. Over the years the company has been strongly committed to achieving the objectives: "zero defects" in products, the highest technological level of services for customers, product quality and safety, full satisfaction of our customer.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Farmer SpA earned an overall score of 81.5. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
81.5 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 7.7

The Governance Impact Area evaluates a company's overall mission, engagement around its social and environmental impact, ethics, and transparency. This section also evaluates the ability of a company to protect their mission and formally consider stakeholders in decision making through their corporate structure (e.g. benefit corporation) or corporate governing documents.

Mission & Engagement2.3
Ethics & Transparency2.8
+ Mission Locked2.5

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.

Workers 25.5

The Workers Impact Area evaluates a company's contributions to its employees' financial security, health and safety, wellness, career development, as well as overall engagement and satisfaction. In addition, this section recognizes business models designed to benefit workers, such as companies that are at least 40% owned by non-executive employees and those that have workforce development programs to support individuals with barriers to employment.

Financial Security1.3
Health, Wellness, & Safety9.8
Career Development3.3
Engagement & Satisfaction5.9

Community 14.0

The Community Impact Area evaluates a company's engagement with and impact on the communities in which it operates, hires from, and sources from. Topics include diversity, equity, and inclusion; economic impact; civic engagement; charitable giving; and supply chain management. In addition, this section recognizes business models that are designed to address specific community-oriented problems, such as poverty alleviation through fair trade sourcing or distribution via microenterprises, producer cooperative models, locally focused economic development, and formal charitable giving commitments.

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion2.7
Economic Impact3.2
Civic Engagement & Giving0.9
Supply Chain Management4.6

Environment 30.0

The Environment Impact Area evaluates a company's overall environmental management practices as well as its impact on the air, climate, water, land, and biodiversity. This includes the direct impact of a company's operations and, when applicable, its supply chain and distribution channels. This section also recognizes companies with environmentally innovative production processes and those that sell products or services that have a positive environmental impact. Some examples might include products and services that create renewable energy, reduce consumption or waste, conserve land or wildlife, provide less toxic alternatives to the market, or educate people about environmental problems.

Environmental Management4.4
Air & Climate5.9
Land & Life6.0
+ Toxin Reduction / Remediation10.4

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.

Customers 4.1

The Customers Impact Area evaluates a company's stewardship of its customers through the quality of its products and services, ethical marketing, data privacy and security, and feedback channels. In addition, this section recognizes products or services that are designed to address a particular social problem for or through its customers, such as health or educational products, arts and media products, serving underserved customers or clients, and services that improve the social impact of other businesses or organizations.

Customer Stewardship4.1

Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2021 Overall B Impact Score81.5

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