GLOBALG.A.P. IFA – Aquaculture

GLOBALGAP aquaculture

​Food safety, as well as environmental protection, starts with primary production. GLOBALG.A.P. IFA – Aquaculture is the globally recognised standard specifically designed for aquaculture.

What is the GLOBALG.A.P. IFA Aquaculture standard? 

GLOBALG.A.P. IFA – Aquaculture is the globally recognized pre-farm gate standard for ensuring the safety of a final product in the primary production sector as well as sustainability of farming activities. The standard is used to manage and communicate Good Agricultural Practices between professional partners in a value chain.  

The GLOBALG.A.P. IFA – Aquaculture standard focuses on:

  • Farmers’ and consumers’ safety and wellness
  • Traceability of products and production records
  • Minimization of chemicals and medicinal inputs
  • Animal welfare
  • Efficient resources utilization
  • Environmental awareness
  • Compliance to local and international regulations

Why certify to the GLOBALG.A.P. IFA – Aquaculture standard? 

Certification will give farmers several benefits:

  • Better and easier access to the market
  • Clear agreements and dialogue with retailers
  • More opportunities for fair competition
  • Possible increase in quality and quantity
  • Possible reduction of long-term production costs
  • More effective management of production processes and legal issues
  • Higher commitment for improvement

DNV GL - Business Assurance is third party certification body. We provide relevant training and certification services. ​

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David Goodfellow

David Goodfellow

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