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February 2017

New Zealand sheep ranch first in world to achieve G.A.P. animal welfare certification for lamb

By Audience: Everyone, Meet Our G.A.P. Farm Partners

Atkins Ranch in Hawke’s Bay, New Zealand, which supplies grass-fed lamb to Whole Foods Market stores across the US and Canada, has been certified to Global Animal Partnership’s (GAP) 5-Step® Animal Welfare Rating program for meat sheep, becoming the first Step 4: Pasture Centered sheep program in the world.

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