SGS Signs Global Agreement with Best Aquaculture Practices
BAP certification is based on standards developed by the Global Aquaculture Alliance (Photo: SGS/FIS)
In a service agreement between BAP (Best Aquaculture Practices) and SGS (Société Générale de Surveillance S.A.), the independent contractor will perform facility inspections and certification audits for aquaculture farms, hatcheries, processing plants and feed mills that apply for BAP certification.
"We are very pleased to work with an auditing organization with such worldwide capacity and capabilities as SGS," BAP Executive Director (More Info)
Tuna fishing season in the Pacific Ocean began Mexico
The National Aquaculture and Fisheries Commission (CONAPESCA) announced that on Monday, January 20, the tuna fishing season began with purse-seine vessels in the Pacific Ocean.