On our specially selceted products you will notice that some hold specific logos, these logs are a unique indication of that products qualities. Halal logos vary but most bare the same islamic text that indiocates it is Halal, Halal Certification. The Organic USDA logo and PGI logo are always the same.
Halal Certification is recognition that the products are permissible under Islamic law. These products are thus edible, drinkable or usable by Muslims. Halal is one of the most humane methods of animal slaughter. Muslims are taught through the Qu'ran that all animals should be treated with respect and well cared for. The goal is to slaughter the animal, limiting the amount of pain the animal will endure.
Organic USDA label
100% Organic – Foods that are completely organic or made with 100% organic ingredients may display the USDA seal.
Organic – Foods that contain at least 95% organic ingredients may display the USDA seal.
Made with organic ingredients – Foods that contain at least 70% organic ingredients will not display the USDA seal but may list specific organic ingredients on the front of the package.
Contains organic ingredients – Foods that contain less than 70% organic ingredients will not display the USDA seal but may list specific organic ingredients on the information panel of the package.
Protected Geographical Indication (PGI)
It’s the product of a uniquely beautiful landscape that has been blessed for centuries with the purest of natural ingredients – clean air, sweet spring water, fresh grass and fragrant heather. This blend of nature’s finest, coupled with traditional farming practices that span generations, have helped produce the very highest quality meat in the world.
In recognition of these unique qualities the European Commission (EC) has awarded Welsh Lamb the coveted status of Protected Geographical Indication (PGI). This puts Welsh Lamb in the same elevated company as Parma Ham and other top quality specialty foods from around the world.