The species of shrimp we raise at Berezan Shrimp Company is called Pacific Whiteleg Shrimp or Litopenaeus vannamei. Also known as white shrimp, the species is native to the Southwest Pacific Ocean with habitat ranging from Central America to South America. Threatened by over-fishing, Pacific Whiteleg Shrimp is the number one species of farmed shrimp globally.
Learn more about Pacific Whiteleg Shrimp
BEREZAN SHRIMP COMPANY WHITELEG SHRIMP ARE:
Berezan Shrimp Company’s 100% closed-containment, biosecure inland shrimp farm earns the SeaChoice.org’s Green or “Best Choice” designation for being “well-managed, abundant and caught or farmed in environmentally sustainable ways”.
We are also proud to be Oceanwise Certified by the Vancouver Aquarium.
SAFE FOR RAW CONSUMPTION
Berezan Shrimp Company Shrimp is compliant with Raw Consumption Guidelines.
This means we have the high-quality shrimp available that’s produced in our closed-containment, biosecure farm.
Seafood on your menu? Read about our sustainable choices.
“Loved the Berezan shrimp, great flavor. Very sweet up front and nice clean flavor all the way throughout. We will be finding a home for them on our menu”