What is TOKUSHIMA MITSUBOSHI BEEF

It's the first time in the country that acquired certification of
”JGAP livestock • livestock products ”.

TOKUSHIMA MITSUBOSHI BEEF is a beef that Tokushima Prefecture can recommend with confidence have examined of "safety and security" and "deliciousness".
Tokushima Prefecture issues a certificate stamped with the Tokushima Prefecture Governor's seal for each beef that meets the three requirements set by Tokushima Prefecture in the certification guidelines.

CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS

JGAP CERTIFIED RANCH

JGAP is a certification given to "farms" that work on food safety and environmental protection.
In order to deliver safe ingredients to your table, we have set up various examination items such as livestock health management, proper use of veterinary drugs, and efforts for a comfortable livestock breeding environment.
We also evaluate efforts to ensure the safety of workers and to consider the global environment for sustainable farm management.

  • Safe • Secure

    • Rearing hygiene
    • Management of veterinary drugs, etc.
    • Livestock Improvement Law relations (Management of semen, fertilized eggs, and livestock)
    • Act on Safety Assurance and Quality Improvement of Feeds(Feed management)
    • Food protection • Risk management
  • Environment • Sustainability

    • Labor management • Occupational safety
    • Material • Facility • Machine management
    • Animal Welfare
    • Biodiversity • Environmental Conservation
    • Coexistence with the local community

About JGAP

COW ON RAISED IN TOKUSHIMA

  • Certified producer in Tokushima

    We certify that the producer's address (corporate country, the location of the head office) and the ranch location are in Tokushima Prefecture, or their particular about feeding management (uniqueness).

  • Local resources

    Use Tokushima's sire (promote until in service) or breeding over 1 year in Tokushima

  • Shipment age

    Japanese black : over 28 months or more
    Hybrid : over 28 months or more

HIGH QUALITY DRESSED CARCASS

  • Yield grade

    Gold star (Japanese black) :A4 or B4 grade or higher
    Silver star (Hybrid) :A3 or B3 grade or higher

  • Marbling of fat (BMS)

    Gold star (Japanese black) : BMS No.5 or above
    Silver star (Hybrid) : BMS No.3 or above