Applicants may have their own aquatic farms or have contract aquaculture farmers raise aquatic species for them. Organic aquaculture produces all sorts of aquatic animals such as fish, shrimp, and crabs but does not include wild catch (traditional fishery) and wild harvest of aquatic plants.
The applicants may also have their household based processing and packing of own organic products certified simultaneously with their aquaculture operations.
Aquaculture certifications are available under:
* IFOAM Program (IFOAM-Accredited)