In addition to, or as part of our own set of standards, all of our BC producers are required to be certified under the national Canadian Pork Excellence platform. All producers are third party validated. The Canadian Pork Excellence platform covers Traceability, Food Safety and Animal Care.
All producers are also required to:
- Implement and practice Enhanced Bio-Security Standards
- Complete an accredited Nutrient Management Program for optimal hog health
- Complete an accredited Medication Management Program
- Must have certification for a nationally recognized and approved Animal Care accreditation.
- Must have a Certified Livestock Transport (CLT) ticket