Category Archives: BAP (GAA)

AFTER salmon, seabass & seabream… Cooke Inc. embarks onto shrimp farming with Seajoy Seafood acquisition in Latin America

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IFFO’s Annual Conference features high level panel and the EU commission

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HUMANE production & avoiding antibiotics usage: “may increase attractiveness of farmed fish & seafood for U.S. consumers”

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IFFO-hosted side event at COFI 33: “Aquaculture industry stakeholders communicate vital role in global food security at FAO event”

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WALMART HQ ‘Sustainability Summit’: “Our goal is to build transparency and continuous improvement with the seafood supply chain”

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“LONG forgotten”… Two predominatant schemes – ASC & BAP – “have the potential to lead to improvements in fish welfare” – Open Philanthropy

Continue reading “LONG forgotten”… Two predominatant schemes – ASC & BAP – “have the potential to lead to improvements in fish welfare” – Open Philanthropy

COOKE Aquaculture Pacific sues Washington State’s Department of Natural Resources; ‘Decision to terminate lease not supported by facts’

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“OUR role is to be in the background, underpinning and giving confidence that the product is what it says on the label” – Aquaculture certifier

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IFFO responds to F3 Challenge: “credibility… damaged by organisers’ use of negative messaging exaggeration and misinformation” re. marine ingredients’ sustainability

Continue reading IFFO responds to F3 Challenge: “credibility… damaged by organisers’ use of negative messaging exaggeration and misinformation” re. marine ingredients’ sustainability

BAP becomes “the world’s first aquaculture certification program to be recognized by the Global Sustainable Seafood Initiative (GSSI)”

Continue reading BAP becomes “the world’s first aquaculture certification program to be recognized by the Global Sustainable Seafood Initiative (GSSI)”

“AMERICANS will splurge on sustainable seafood”, 88% will to pay more for it – CARGILL Survey; “Important that seafood industry earns consumer trust” – GSI’s Lazar

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TOKYO 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games Sustainable Sourcing Code: Accepts fishery products with MEL, MSC, AEL, or ASC certification, and/or GSSI-recognised

Continue reading TOKYO 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games Sustainable Sourcing Code: Accepts fishery products with MEL, MSC, AEL, or ASC certification, and/or GSSI-recognised

GSSI Public Consultation on the Benchmark Report for The Global Aquaculture Alliance (GAA) Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) Certification

Continue reading GSSI Public Consultation on the Benchmark Report for The Global Aquaculture Alliance (GAA) Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) Certification

FEEDS: U.S. Soy Sustainability Assurance Protocol (SSAP) accepted by BAP as sustainable soy sourcing standard (along with RTRS & ProTerra)

Continue reading FEEDS: U.S. Soy Sustainability Assurance Protocol (SSAP) accepted by BAP as sustainable soy sourcing standard (along with RTRS & ProTerra)

GAA, Seafood Watch, Mitsui & Multiexport collaborate to fight SRS in Chile; implementation of GAA’s newly developed Biosecurity Area Management Standards

Continue reading GAA, Seafood Watch, Mitsui & Multiexport collaborate to fight SRS in Chile; implementation of GAA’s newly developed Biosecurity Area Management Standards

“AQUACULTURE businesses must acknowledge their responsibility to address social issues” – New ‘Social Accountability in Aquaculture’ RAF course

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