Traditional Farmfresh Turkey Association

For the production of the TFTA Golden Promise Turkeys.

These are high welfare, quality assured, traditional and traditional free range Christmas turkeys and uniquely benefit from the EU mark of distinction “Traditional Speciality Guaranteed” TSG.

The scheme is certified by Kiwa PAI. Independent audits are conducted on a tight time scale to meet the Christmas market. The aim is to produce Christmas turkeys of the highest quality, finish, flavour, texture and presentation by traditional methods, without the use of growth promoters and by the highest welfare and environmentally-friendly means available.

Customer Benefits

Availability - We answer the phone: so give us a call using the contact details to the right (or drop us an email).

Experience - Kiwa PAI is the most experienced UK agricultural Certification Body.

Scope - Kiwa PAI carries out the necessary approval work for a wide range of suppliers from very small local firms to the big nationals.

Expertise - Kiwa PAI always carries out assessment, reporting and certification using expert assessors at competitive prices.

Speed - Kiwa PAI is renowned for reacting quickly and carrying out assessments at short notice.

Assessment Content

  • Traceability and integrity
  • Documents and procedures
  • Animal medicines and biosecurity
  • Animal health and welfare
  • Feed and water
  • Housing, shelter and handling facilities
  • Post-mortem facilities
  • Evisceration, packing and presentation


Assessment Frequency

An annual assessment is completed during one of the following stages per year.

  • Ante-Mortem
  • Post Mortem
  • Evisceration, Packing & Presentation
  • Further Information

If you have any other queries relating to Traditional Farmfresh Turkey then please contact the TFTA.