Best Aquaculture Practices

Month: September 2021

Public Input Sought on New Issue of BAP Hatchery Standard

Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) Hatchery Standard Issue 2.0 is now available for public comment, the Global Seafood Alliance announced on Sept. 8. The 60-day public comment period ends on Nov. 8. Issue 2.0 will replace Issue 1.0, which was initially adopted in September 2014. The standard applies to all aquaculture hatchery and nursery facilities for finfish, crustaceans and mollusks that produce eggs and/or juvenile aquatic animals for live transfer to other aquaculture facilities and to all species covered by the any BAP farm standards. Production facilities can be ponds or tanks on land with directed inflows and outflows of water, trays located … READ MORE “Public Input Sought on New Issue of BAP Hatchery Standard”