Best Aquaculture Practices

Month: July 2015

Petuna Earns BAP Certification For Ocean Trout Farm

Congratulations to Petuna Aquaculture Pty. Ltd., the world’s first marine-farming company to attain Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) certification for both salmon and trout at the same farm site, the Global Aquaculture Alliance announced in mid-July. The company earned the distinction when its Liberty Point ocean trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) farm site in Macquarie Harbour, on Tasmania’s west coast, attained BAP certification. Last August, the company’s Table Head Atlantic salmon farm site, also in Macquarie Harbour, attained BAP certification. “We are extremely pleased to achieve BAP certification for our ocean trout. Environmental and social responsibility are key to our business, and adding … READ MORE “Petuna Earns BAP Certification For Ocean Trout Farm”