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Hundreds of shrimp farms will be 'encouraged' to attain BAP certification

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Thursday, February 11, 2016, 23:20 (GMT + 9)

The Global Aquaculture Alliance (GAA) has inked a memorandum of understanding with National Fish & Seafood and Minh Phu Seafood Corporation, in which approximately 800 shrimp farms in Vietnam will be encouraged to attain Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) certification. National Fish & Seafood has committed to provide the education, support and funding necessary for the farms, which are operated by Minh Phu, to enroll in GAA’s iBAP improvement programme and make the improvements necessary to apply for BAP certification as groups or as an integrated operating module (IOM). Upon enrolling in iBAP, the farms will have 12 months to attain BAP certification. National Fish & Seafood has also pledged to market the shrimp from the farms that earn and retain BAP certification. Likewise, GAA has committed to providing the education and support necessary f... FULL STORY

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