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the meat you eat.

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Feel good about
the meat you eat.

FOR SHOPPERS

For Shoppers
Learn how to #MakeItGAP

FOR PRODUCERS

For Producers
Learn about our G.A.P. standards

FOR BUSINESSES

For Businesses
Learn about G.A.P. certification

GET CERTIFIED

Get Certified
Let’s get started

Global Animal Partnership is one of the largest animal welfare food labeling programs in North America.

We believe that meaningful label claims, validated by third-party farm audits, are key to influencing the industry, raising consumer expectations, and creating long-lasting change.

416

Animals G.A.P. Certified

3800

Farms G.A.P. Certified

5000

Outlets Carrying G.A.P. Certified Products

1200

G.A.P. Certified Products Available

Our Label

Global Animal Partnership Animal Welfare Certified Step 1
Global Animal Partnership Animal Welfare Certified Step 2
Global Animal Partnership Animal Welfare Certified Step 3
Global Animal Partnership Animal Welfare Certified Step 4
Global Animal Partnership Animal Welfare Certified Step 5
Global Animal Partnership Animal Welfare Certified Step 5+

G.A.P.’s Animal Welfare Certified food labeling program also means that animals are raised without the use of antibiotics, added hormones, or animal by-products. The higher the number, the more the animal’s environment mimics its natural environment.

From Farm to Fork,
the label you can trust.

Global Animal Partnership Animal Welfare Certified Step 1

Our Scope

We work with many partners to link G.A.P. certified supply with consumer demand.

Global Animal Partnership: Farms & Ranches
FARMS & RANCHES
We work with farms to implement our G.A.P. standards.
Global Animal Partnership: Retailers
RETAILERS
These partners carry and market G.A.P. certified meat, eggs, and other licensed products in their stores.
Global Animal Partnership: Manufacturers & Processing Plants
MANUFACTURERS & PROCESSING PLANTS
Processors have to be certified to package G.A.P. ingredients for bulk or retail purchase.
Global Animal Partnership: Food Service
RESTAURANTS & FOOD SERVICE
These establishments support G.A.P.’s mission by using G.A.P. certified ingredients in their menu offerings.
Global Animal Partnership: Products & Brands
PRODUCTS & BRANDS
Through our Labeled Product Authorization (LPA) program, brands use G.A.P. certified products and label their product with our seal.
Global Animal Partnership: Corporate Partners
CORPORATE PARTNERS
As G.A.P. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, our corporate partners support our program through monetary donations.

#MakeItGAP on Instagram

Want to get G.A.P. Animal Welfare Certified turkey delivered right to your door in time for Thanksgiving?

Today is the last day to order a G.A.P. Certified turkey through @thrivemarket in time for Thanksgiving.

If you use this link (https://bit.ly/2PubblP) to shop now, you’ll receive 25% off your first order, and G.A.P. will receive a one-time donation of $30. It’s a win-win!

Read our new blog post for more information about our new partnership with Thrive Market →→→ https://bit.ly/2q7N5CL. #MakeItGAP #turkey #Thanksgivingturkey #animalwelfarecertified #humanelyraised #turkeyday #ThriveMarket
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#MakeItGAP Recipes | Who here is a fan of dressing for Thanksgiving? Whether you cook yours with the turkey, or keep it completely separate, dressing is a holiday must-have for a lot of us.

G.A.P.'s Office Manager, Pam, is sharing her favorite dressing recipe, which comes from her mother.

Get Pam's Mom's Dressing recipe here →→→ globalanimalpartnership.org/pams-moms-dressing, or see the recipe link in our bio.

Stay tuned here on our Instagram page for more holiday entertaining recipes coming soon. #turkey #Thanksgiving #stuffing #dressing #Thanksgivingrecipes #holidayrecipes #theholidays #holidayentertaining
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#MakeItGAP Recipes | Satisfy your 'meat tooth' during the upcoming holidays with this delicious Bacon Apple Lattice Pie recipe. It's a favorite recipe for G.A.P.'s Project Manager/Creative Support Director, Chrissy.
Get Chrissy's recipe here →→→ https://globalanimalpartnership.org/bacon-apple-pie, or see the recipe link in our bio.

Be on the lookout for more holiday entertaining recipes here. #holidayrecipes #meatpie #pie #latticepie #holidaydesserts #holidayentertaining #recipes #bacon #baconlovers #humanelyraised #foodie #sweettooth #meattooth
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What a lovely appetizer for the upcoming holidays via @laquercia and @cheeseboardqueen. #MakeItGAP ...

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#MakeItGAP Recipes | With 'Turkey Day' coming up soon, here's a recipe you may want to try -- Turkey roulades with fontina & sage. This holiday recipe comes from G.A.P.'s Executive Director, Anne Malleau.

Get Anne's recipe here →→→ globalanimalpartnership.org/turkey-roulades, or see the recipe link in our bio.

For more holiday recipes from our team, stay tuned here. #HolidayEntertaining #ThanksgivingTurkey #Thanksgiving #turkey #pastureraisedturkey #organicturkey #naturalturkey #humanelyraisedturkey #humanelyraised #farmanimalwelfare #turkeyday #recipes #Thanksgivingrecipes #meat #poultry #turkeyroulades #fontina #sage #roulades
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IN THE NEWS | "The gold standard of animal welfare and environmental standards for raising and processing livestock is a top rating from the Global Animal Partnership." Read @seattletimes' new article, 'Why buy a sustainably raised turkey' featuring our partners, @diestelturkey at @newseasonsmarket. Read the article here, seattletimes.com/sponsored/why-buy-a-sustainably-raised-turkey, or see the link in our bio. #MakeItGAP #DiestelTurkey #turkey #animalwelfare #farmanimalwelfare #turkeys #antibioticfree #sustainablyraised #sustainableag #agriculture #noaddedhormones #livestock #knowyourfood #healthyfood #Thanksgivingfood #Thanksgivingturkey #NewSeasonsMarket (Photo source: The Seattle Times.) ...

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#MakeItGAP Recipes | Our next holiday recipe is sure to satisfy your sweet tooth, or as we like to say, 'satisfy your meat tooth!' Try Amy's (G.A.P.'s Business Team Associate) recipe for Chocolate Bacon Cupcakes with Maple Frosting.

Get the recipe here →→→ globalanimalpartnership.org/chocolate-bacon-cupcakes, or see the recipes link in our bio.

Stay tuned here as we'll be sharing more favorite #HolidayRecipes from the G.A.P. team. #cupcakes #bacon #baconcupcakes #maplesyrup #sweettooth #meat #meatlover #carnivore #dessertrecipes #dessert #holidayentertaining
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Want to get G.A.P. Animal Welfare Certified meat delivered to your door?
When you shop with @Thrivemarket & use this link (see Thrive Market link in our bio, or visit this URL, https://bit.ly/2PubblP) you’ll receive 25% off your first order, & G.A.P. will receive a one-time donation of $30. #MakeItGAP #meat #grassfedmeat #beef #chicken #pork #humanelyraised #farmanimalwelfare #ThriveMarketHaul #ThriveMarket #groceryhaul
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Audience: EveryoneG.A.P. Means Business
October 24, 2019

G.A.P. adds Thrive Market to list of partner retailers!

Want to get G.A.P. Animal Welfare Certified meat delivered to your door? You’re in luck! G.A.P. is proud to announce a new partnership with Thrive Market, an online membership-based grocer…
Audience: EveryoneG.A.P. Means Business
October 24, 2019

Introducing the First G.A.P. Certified Baby Food!

As consumers, we look for labels when purchasing meat at the butcher counter or meat case, so it’s only natural to seek out those same meaningful claims on baby food…
Audience: EveryoneFarm Animal Welfare 101
October 15, 2019

Farmed Salmon Welfare 101

October brings festive recipes, decorations, and Halloween. But, did you also know that October is also National Seafood Month? (And - you know we looked - there are so many…
Audience: EveryoneG.A.P. Farm Life Sneak Peek
October 10, 2019

Winter is coming

Fall is officially upon us. For me, the start of the fall season is marked by the local agricultural fairs, students back at school, changing colors of the leaves, earlier…