Quality and Sustainability
Global Gap Accreditation
Goatsbridge Trout Farm works actively to achieve the Global Gap Aquculture-standard. Global Gap certified fish is produced according to a set of strict rules. The Standard covers the entire production chain from feed to fork covering legal compliance, food safety, workers occupational health & safety, GLOBALG.A.P. Risk Assessment on Social Practice (GRASP), Animal welfare, Environmental and ecological care. You can read more about Global Gap and the certification programme here: The GLOBALG.A.P. Aquaculture Standard www.globalgap.org
BRC Global Food standard Issue 8
Our processing plant, Goatsbridge Fish Processors Ltd is Certified to BRC Global food Standard, Issue 8 Since 2018 with a current Grade AA.
BRC is an international Food Safety Management Systems standard, and is one of the GFSI recognized certification schemes. It contains requirements for food processors to follow to build an effective food safety management system.
You can read more about BRC Global Food Standard and the certification programme here:
Origin Green Programme
Goatsbridge Trout Farm & the Processors are verified member of Origin Green Programme.
Created by Bord Bia, Origin Green is Ireland’s national food sustainability programme.
It brings together the entire food industry with a common goal: sustainable food production. This ensures that the production of safe, nutritious food within industry that also protects and enhances the natural environment and the local community.