Fifax becomes the first farm in Finland to achieve ASC certification

Posted on April 12th 2022

Fifax has become the first farm in Finland to achieve ASC certification, for their land-based rainbow trout farm. Fifax’s Recirculating Aquaculture System (RAS) farm is based in Åland, a group…

First for UK consumers as Sainsbury’s offers 100% ASC certified fresh Scottish salmon

Posted on April 6th 2022

Sainsbury’s now offers 100% of its fresh Scottish salmon range as ASC certified – a first for the UK and a big step forward for responsible salmon farming in the…

Thank you! ASC Stakeholder Survey respondents

Posted on March 28th 2022

Dear ASC stakeholders, In January and February this year we ran an ASC Stakeholder Survey designed to identify where ASC is doing well, areas where improvements could be made and…

Global Shrimp Forum: New annual top-executive meeting and conference announces first meeting

Posted on March 17th 2022

The first ever Global Shrimp Forum will take place on 6-8 September 2022 in Utrecht, the Netherlands, it has been announced today. The Forum is the warm water shrimp industry’s first dedicated…

ASC Statement on Ukraine

Posted on March 11th 2022

The Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) and all its staff are deeply concerned, saddened, and opposed to the tragic situation unfolding in Ukraine as a result of the Russian invasion, and…

ASC launches public consultation on new ASC Farm Standard covering all ASC certified species

Posted on March 1st 2022

ASC has launched one of its largest ever public consultations to seek stakeholder feedback on the upcoming ASC Farm Standard, which will enhance the efficiency and accountability of the ASC…

Get Involved! Have your say in the first ever ASC stakeholder survey

Posted on January 25th 2022

The ASC has always been a collaborative organisation, and this has reached a new level with the first-of-its-kind wide-ranging stakeholder survey, launched today (Tuesday 25 January). The aim of the…

Dutch turbot farmer first in world to achieve ASC Flatfish certification

Posted on January 19th 2022

Dutch turbot farmer Seafarm has become the first in the world to achieve certification against the rigorous standards of the ASC Flatfish Standard. Based in the province of Zeeland, Seafarm…

Delicious cooking, sharing success stories, and lots of awards: ASC China makes a splash in Shanghai

Posted on December 21st 2021

No country in the world eats more seafood, or farms more seafood, than China. This makes the work of ASC’s dedicated team in the country absolutely vital, and they have…

ASC appoints Ally Dingwall as Senior Director of Technical Operations

Posted on November 16th 2021

The ASC has appointed Ally Dingwall as Senior Director of Technical Operations, a new role providing leadership and coordination to ASC’s standard systems and certification assurance processes. Ally joins ASC…

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