American Prawn Cooperative
The mission of the American Prawn Cooperative (partner since 2011 and FishChoice featured supplier) is to provide enhanced marketing services and purchasing opportunities to regional producers of the freshwater prawn,Macrobrachium rosenbergii . By following nationally recognized best management practices including forgoing the use of pesticides, herbicides, hormones, or any other additives; they guarantee only the highest quality product. Member producers are mostly located in the eastern Coastal Plain, an area exceptionally well suited to the production of prawns in outdoor ponds. In addition, this region is located conveniently within driving distance to significant land & air transport hubs and is in close proximity to metropolitan and ethnic markets.