The Responsible Seafood Choice

Month: October 2015

Marine Harvest Canada First To Complete BAP Group Farm Pilot

Marine Harvest Canada has successfully completed a pilot of the Best Aquaculture Practices’ (BAP) new group farm program, resulting in 11 of its salmon farm sites attaining BAP certification, the Global Aquaculture Alliance announced on Oct. 5. Located along the vast British Columbia coastline, the farm sites are the first set of sites to earn BAP certification under the group farm program. The BAP group farm approach allows for a reduced number of site audits; a subset of the total number of sites is audited. The sites receive one BAP certificate. The ability to qualify for group and to have … READ MORE “Marine Harvest Canada First To Complete BAP Group Farm Pilot”