Category Archives: Global G.A.P.

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

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

Holyrood Committee releases their findings on the impact of salmon farming; RECC report on Scotland’s salmon farming

Continue reading Holyrood Committee releases their findings on the impact of salmon farming; RECC report on Scotland’s salmon farming

NEW VLOG & GlobalG.A.P. non-genetically modified (non-GM) add-on for the aquaculture & livestock sector

Continue reading NEW VLOG & GlobalG.A.P. non-genetically modified (non-GM) add-on for the aquaculture & livestock sector

PUBLIC Consultation: Benchmark report for the GLOBALG.A.P. Aquaculture Certification System: January 31 to March 1, 2018

Continue reading PUBLIC Consultation: Benchmark report for the GLOBALG.A.P. Aquaculture Certification System: January 31 to March 1, 2018

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

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

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

“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

Continue reading “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

GLOBALG.A.P. reports in Brussels on first experiences from increased transparency of aquaculture sources & production systems

Continue reading GLOBALG.A.P. reports in Brussels on first experiences from increased transparency of aquaculture sources & production systems

FARMED ‘Atlantic Salmon with GGN’ now available at ALDI USA; “with individual farm portraits, which perfectly meet the demand for more transparency”

Continue reading FARMED ‘Atlantic Salmon with GGN’ now available at ALDI USA; “with individual farm portraits, which perfectly meet the demand for more transparency”

THE Scottish Salmon Company becomes first in UK to sign-up to GLOBALG.A.P.’s full GGN licensing; Consumer Quality Assurance Scheme

Continue reading THE Scottish Salmon Company becomes first in UK to sign-up to GLOBALG.A.P.’s full GGN licensing; Consumer Quality Assurance Scheme

FARMED salmon Vs. Beef: 1,400 litres of water per Kg, Vs. 15,400l; 2.9Kg of CO2 Vs. 30Kg; “Consumer awareness of environmental impact puts pressure on retail”

Continue reading FARMED salmon Vs. Beef: 1,400 litres of water per Kg, Vs. 15,400l; 2.9Kg of CO2 Vs. 30Kg; “Consumer awareness of environmental impact puts pressure on retail”

20 progressive European retailers & associations commit to the Circular Economy; Including for some “ 100% certified from sustainable sources for fish & seafood” – REAP

Continue reading 20 progressive European retailers & associations commit to the Circular Economy; Including for some “ 100% certified from sustainable sources for fish & seafood” – REAP

‘SUSTAINABLE seafood market surging’; Estimated retail value of certified seafood reached US$11.5 billion in 2015 – SSI Review

The 208-page State of Sustainability (SSI) Review published today (May 11, 2016) takes a deep dive into the market and performance trends of the nine most prevalent seafood certification schemes, including the Marine Stewardship Council, GLOBAL G.A.P. and Friend of the Sea. The SSI Review is a collaborative effort by the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD), the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) and the Finance Alliance for Sustainable Trade (FAST). Continue reading ‘SUSTAINABLE seafood market surging’; Estimated retail value of certified seafood reached US$11.5 billion in 2015 – SSI Review

GLOBALG.A.P to launch consumer label for certified aquaculture in Brussels: “Aquaculture with GGN”

Continue reading GLOBALG.A.P to launch consumer label for certified aquaculture in Brussels: “Aquaculture with GGN”

“We have to […] really question whether we genuinely need to double [aquaculture/]food production by 2050. The answer is, very clearly, no” – Peter Bridson

Continue reading “We have to […] really question whether we genuinely need to double [aquaculture/]food production by 2050. The answer is, very clearly, no” – Peter Bridson

ASC & GLOBALG.A.P. combined audit checklists now available, initially for pangasius, salmon and shrimp; Standards “will remain independent of each other”

Continue reading ASC & GLOBALG.A.P. combined audit checklists now available, initially for pangasius, salmon and shrimp; Standards “will remain independent of each other”

GLOBALG.A.P. presents update of new Version 5 & progress on partnerships in pushing to counteract ever growing number of duplicative audits

Continue reading GLOBALG.A.P. presents update of new Version 5 & progress on partnerships in pushing to counteract ever growing number of duplicative audits