2015 Year In Review

Published Jan 04


GAP revised all four current species standards to improve the current programs and include new slaughter standards. We also posted drafts for THREE new species - Bison, Goat, and Sheep!

Big News

GAP hired our NEW Executive Director Carrie Balkcom and made an official move to Austin, TX!

New Partners

Over the course of 2015, GAP partnered with over 50 brands in the effort to improve farm animal welfare through a commitment of sourcing from GAP step rated farms and labeling retail products with the step label!

New Friends

780 new friends on Facebook; 165 new friends on Twitter!

2016 GOAL

Include more species such as layer hens in our program. Get more farmers and ranchers to become certified to we can impact more animal lives!

As an informed consumer, company, brand, farmer, or rancher, you can change the face of animal agriculture. Join us in shifting the food industry to be more animal welfare conscious and GAP 5-Step Rated.

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