Introducing the Integrated Farm Assurance V5.1
On 1 July 2017, GLOBALG.A.P. published a version update of the IFA Standard. The version update is obligatory from 1 October 2017.
For the summary of changes from IFA CPCC V5.0-2 to V5.1, please see here.
GLOBALG.A.P. IFA Aquaculture is a GFSI recognized standard which acts as a practical manual with a holistic approach ensuring food safety, minimal environmental impact and compliance with animal welfare and worker health and safety requirements.
Certified producers can use the GGN Certified Aquaculture label in final packages visible to consumers. The logo leads consumers to the online portal GGN.org, where they can find out which farm produced the product they purchased, what good aquaculture practices are and how certified farms implement them.
For more information regarding the GGN label, please see the GGN Label Guidelines for Consumers. For more information regarding IFA Aquaculture certification, please see the GLOBALG.A.P. Aquaculture Certification Booklet.