Alliance for Responsible Aquaculture
We are addressing aquaculture's most pressing issues.
We are at a turning point: Fish farming has experienced many challenges, both for fish and farmers. The Alliance for Responsible Aquaculture (ARA) is an early-stage collective of producers and NGOs that implement aquaculture best practices in India.
Together, we will improve the welfare of fish and the well-being of farmers.
No one should be left behind. We help farmers access new markets and ensure that their efforts are compensated.
Fish produced in higher welfare, more extensive systems require fewer chemical inputs (e.g. antibiotics).
Fish will have improved living conditions, and suffer less from disease and mass mortality.
The farmers in the Alliance for Responsible Aquaculture raise fish in a way that is:
The work of the Alliance for Responsible Aquaculture plays an important role in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals.
We are looking for fish farmers in Nellore and West Godavari, Andhra Pradesh to join the Alliance for Responsible Aquaculture. The following are the benefits and expectations of being an alliance member.
What is required from farmers:
Stocking at the recommended levels.
Taking corrective action to improve water quality as recommended by your local FWI representative.
Allowing your local FWI representative access to your farm.
What farmers gain access to:
Free of cost water quality monitoring.
Free advice on best management practices.
Free of cost training and consultation with our expert team.
Possible future market linkages.
Possible insurance qualifications.
Want to learn more? Contact us.