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  • Aussie report proposes new aquaculture regions in Queensland

    Date: 2014-07-24 12:36:34

    The draft report recommends reforming regulation in the AUD 80 million industry to better reach its potential and attract more investment, but shrimp farmers say there’s still a lot of work to be done. 

  • New Project Brings Shrimp Farmers Closer to Best Aquaculture Practices Certification

    Date: 2014-07-24 12:30:41

    With the support of GAA, National Fish & Seafood will pilot the first four groups of shrimp farmers in Viet Nam, Indonesia and India. - 

  • ASC certified trout soon in the market

    Date: 2014-07-24 12:27:48

    Danforel’s Christianminde farm gained its certification following an independent, third party assessment against the global ASC Trout Standard conducted by the certification body Bureau Veritas Denmark. 

  • New US aquaculture body pleased with progress in DC

    Date: 2014-07-24 12:13:52

    The group also met with Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack, who encouraged CUSP to work on public/private partnerships for aquaculture demonstration projects. This subject was further discussed with Dr. Jo Handesman, Director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP). 

  • Cage fish farming at sea catching up in coastal AP

    Date: 2014-07-22 12:19:02

    This technique has also been taken up to great success in Vizag and other coastal districts of AP on an experimental basis by scientists of the Visakhapatnam Regional Centre of the Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI). 

  • Indiana county plans aquaculture park

    Date: 2014-07-22 12:12:15

    The site for the proposed park would be near the Delaware County town of Albany and next to Bell Aquaculture, which has the capacity to produce more than 2 million pounds of fish a year in its indoor tanks, The Star Press reported. 

  • New Tilapia Association Opens in Nigeria

    Date: 2014-07-22 11:57:34

    A new tilapia association has been set up in Nigeria 

  • China aquaculture rose 5.9% in 2013; abalone, sea cucumber fastest-growing

    Date: 2014-07-22 11:46:01

    This difference was stark in 2013 — China’s average import price for seafood was $2,071 per metric ton, less than half its average $5,118/t average export price. 

  • Aquaculture strategy aims for growth

    Date: 2014-07-17 11:10:06

    An aquaculture strategy for the Maltese islands was launched this morning by Fisheries Parliamentary Secretary Roderick Galdes.

  • TIF district for aquaculture park proposed

    Date: 2014-07-17 11:07:34

    The TIF district would finance at least $3 million in public improvements with the added property tax revenues generated by the 60-acre aquaculture park on the east side of Albany along Ind 67. 

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