- Date: 2017-05-19 12:06:30
Aquaculture is the fastest-growing food-production sector in the world, now providing almost half of the global fish supply. Increases in demand for fish indicate that aquaculture will need to continue to expand, particularly in Asia and Africa.
- Date: 2017-05-19 11:58:44
In Estonia, rainbow trout accounts for the biggest share in the aquaculture production sold and the share has increased year by year.
- Date: 2017-05-19 11:56:44
The company is a specialised algae producer for the food and fuel sectors.
- Date: 2017-05-19 11:41:42
Aquaculture plays a significant role in NSW providing employment and contributing to regional economies, with more than 1,750 full-time jobs in NSW.
- Date: 2017-05-12 18:22:37
A Yukon First Nation is pledging to become 51-per-cent owner of Yukon's first vertical aquaponics farm.
- Date: 2017-05-12 18:11:01
Their work was peer reviewed by Canadian-based fisheries and seals research scientist Dr Don Bowen and US-based fisheries consultant Tom Jagielo.
- Date: 2017-05-12 18:02:14
Shrimp are much more neighborly. One 14-foot pool can hold 3,500 shrimp while an adult prawn needs more than a square foot of space all to itself.
- Date: 2017-05-10 09:17:32
Cargill’s first aquafeed facility in Vietnam was inaugurated in Bien Hoa in 1998. Upon the acquisition of EWOS in 2015, its manufacturing facilities in Vietnam were integrated into Cargill’s plant network in the country.
- Date: 2017-05-10 09:15:28
In November 2016, the Agriculture Minister, Godwin Hulse expressed optimism for the shrimp industry in Belize. When we spoke to him then, he had just finished a tour of the Rainforest Seafood Belize Processing Plant in southern Belize.
- Date: 2017-05-10 09:14:11
Indonesian aquaculture produced 3.90 million tons of fish in the first quarter of 2017 or a 3.11 percent increase from the same period in 2016.
UM Signs $1.5 Million Research Agreement With Aqquua LLC to Advance Sustainable Aquaculture TechnologyDate: 2017-05-09 16:58:56
UM Experimental Fish Hatchery to develop technologies to raise tuna and Japanese flounder
- Date: 2017-05-09 16:47:35
NZ scientists crack code to breeding and raising blue cod in captivity
- Date: 2017-05-09 12:08:22
The dark gray fish prized for its buttery flavor live deep in the ocean, so researchers keep their lab cold and dark to simulate ideal conditions for sablefish larvae.
- Date: 2017-05-02 19:25:31
Information gleaned from Coco's genome sets the stage for new ways of identifying and breeding channel catfish with improved traits, such as growth rate, fillet yield, meat quality and disease resistance.
- Date: 2017-05-02 19:17:37
Fish farmers face feed and ecosystem constraints as they supply a growing portion of the world’s protein.
- Date: 2017-05-02 19:12:31
Seafood Processing Global 2017
- Date: 2017-04-28 17:58:01
US-based Dynamic Systems -- a barcode traceability and labeling software company -- has recently launched its first system for aquaculture, and the company expects it will become a significant portion of the business.
- Date: 2017-04-27 19:19:45
The company is owned and operated by Jeff and James Howell, two brothers on a mission to pursue aquaculture in the most unlikely of places.
- Date: 2017-04-27 19:15:01
In addition, the GSI also has a number of associate members in both the pharmaceutical and feed industries, including Benchmark Holdings; BioMar Group; Cargill; Elanco; Merck, Sharpe and Dohme Animal Health; Pharmaq; Salmofood; and Skretting.
- Date: 2017-04-27 15:20:48
The Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) says its Youth Empowerment in Aquaculture Programme is targeting 10 million youths in West Africa within the next three years.
- Date: 2017-04-26 11:38:57
The BioFishency Mini RAS (Recirculating Aquaculture System) makes effective water treatment accessible in land-based operations that use fresh, brackish or seawater.
- Date: 2017-04-26 11:33:03
A scientific team led by Dr M K Anil, Scientist-in-charge of the Vizhinjam Research Centre of the CMFRI developed the technology after two years of continuous attempt using the Recirculating Aquaculture System (RAS), it said.
- Date: 2017-04-26 11:19:02
Argovit is an aqueous solution, 20 percent of which is a complex of silver nanoparticles with polymer stabilizer in sizes varying from 1 to 70 nanometers.
- Date: 2017-04-25 17:51:11
Farm-raised fish every year devour 30 million tons of wild caught fish worldwide.
- Date: 2017-04-25 17:19:59
The event had two floors, where all the fresh and frozen seafood was exhibited in IBSS. Another floor was named “Seafood Processing America” where all the machinery and processing equipment was displayed, as well as logistics, insurance, and cold storage facilities services.
- Date: 2017-04-25 17:13:54
The firm, Norway’s second largest salmon producer, will begin using the new aquatic feed after entering a cooperation agreement with Danish aquatic feed manufacturer BioMar Group.
- Date: 2017-04-24 18:47:11
The donation marks another key milestone in the partnership between Regal Springs, the world’s leading producer of all-natural tilapia, both fresh and frozen, and SeaShare, which has helped the seafood industry donate over 200 million servings of seafood to food banks across the U.S. since 1994.
- Date: 2017-04-24 11:21:18
The system that provided electricity at the lowest cost was a hybrid energy system that combined solar, wind and battery power with a diesel generator for backup.
- Date: 2017-04-24 11:15:40
The governmentʼs planned VAT cut could reduce the price of fish by 15%, said MAHAL President István Németh.
- Date: 2017-04-21 09:16:55
Eupharma's multidisciplinary teams — based in the UK and internationally in countries such as Norway, Canada and Chile — advise and assist their customers via a range of veterinary pharmaceuticals, vaccines and health management solutions and services.
- Date: 2017-04-21 09:13:00
Seafood is a big part of humanity’s diet, and it’s been that way for a very long time. According to archaeological evidence, Homo sapiens mastered the art of fishing somewhere around 40,000 years ago — and we’ve been eating seafood ever since.
- Date: 2017-04-20 17:54:15
App provides ‘accessible and fast biosecurity info,’ reporting system
Release of new aquaculture sites in Port Phillip and Western Port bays must be matched with onshore infrastructure: mussel farmerDate: 2017-04-20 13:44:26
The new sites are predicted to double the area available for mussel, oyster and abalone aquaculture in the two bays and will supply Melbourne’s restaurants and export markets.
- Date: 2017-04-20 10:27:23
- Date: 2017-04-19 11:39:35
Hidden behind a church, local urban farmers and volunteers are making a big dent in Toledo's hunger problem.
- Date: 2017-04-19 11:25:56
Large scale production of a single cell organism could reduce the need to use wild-caught fish and agricultural crops as the key protein ingredients in aquaculture feeds, according to a new study published in PEERJ today.
- Date: 2017-04-19 11:01:42
Perpectives on Marine Aquaculture in California and the United States from Aquarium of the Pacific
- Date: 2017-04-19 10:27:09
Despite a harmful algal bloom last year which closed major portions of Narragansett Bay to shellfishing, 2016 saw a growth in Rhode Island’s aquaculture industry, with the number of farms increasing from 61 to 70.
- Date: 2017-04-18 10:44:03
After a successful transition to fish meal free diets for salmon, Skretting, the fish feed division of Nutreco , want to roll out this concept to other farmed fish species.
- Date: 2017-04-17 10:22:53
- Date: 2017-04-12 08:58:47
Capital investment amounts to €2.5million with operating costs to be shared between both companies.
- Date: 2017-04-12 08:42:30
An Ohio farmer from West Mansfield, Ohio has stepped up to tackle these challenges head on as chairman of the national Soy Aquaculture Alliance (SAA).
- Date: 2017-04-11 10:46:45
InnovaSea was formed in 2015 from the merger of Maine's Ocean Farm Technologies Inc. and another company out of Seattle, Washington.
- Date: 2017-04-11 10:33:30
The Nelson scientists have used some surprising and ingenious methods to get greenshell mussels to breed.
- Date: 2017-04-11 10:26:57
The project aims at addressing challenges in fish farming through classroom sessions and subsequent practical, on-farm lessons.
- Date: 2017-04-10 17:13:51
Manna Fish Farms is poised to be the first commercial finfish operation to become permitted for US federal waters.
- Date: 2017-04-10 17:07:30
Tilapia feed from the first dedicated fish feed plant in Zambia is now commercially available from Skretting Africa.
- Date: 2017-04-10 17:00:51
Indrani Karunasagar, Director (R&D) of Nitte University (which hosted the workshop), said that Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has taken the lead to help member countries address the issue of antimicrobial resistance in a coordinated manner, by developing national action plans on the use of antimicrobials in aquaculture.
- Date: 2017-04-05 17:59:18
The team participated on a working tour of the Aqua Mar Belize Ltd, and Royal Mayan Shrimp Farm, where Michael Dunker, who has been in the industry for 20 years, and Alvin Henderson, an 18 year veteran, led the delegation on a tour to conduct a first-hand observation of the emerging technology being implemented to restore Belize’s strong aquaculture industry.
- Date: 2017-04-05 17:45:52
Now the company is working through the permitting process for the facility.
- Date: 2017-04-04 17:46:45
In 2007, Ahmed S. Alsaqufi was a Kentucky State University master’s student fresh from Saudi Arabia and eager to learn aquaculture. He almost didn’t make it.
- Date: 2017-04-04 17:20:37
The other two - the Waitabu Women's Group and the Tacilevu Womens Group are involved in spat farming for the pearl industry.
- Date: 2017-04-04 17:15:04
The condition of the soils, he says, is indicative of the water quality, tidal fluctuation and how much energy, or food, is coming in.
- Date: 2017-04-03 17:35:36
Two local species of Pacific perch are showing aptitude as “cleaner fish” for salmon aquaculture, which could reduce the need for chemical treatments of sea lice on ocean-based fish farms.
- Date: 2017-04-03 17:01:09
The General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean is a regional fisheries organization, which depends on the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO).
- Date: 2017-04-03 16:51:07
Females are kept for at least 10 years — longer for some — until their first spawn, when eggs can be harvested for caviar. If the fish is allowed to live two more years, a second spawn may produce even larger eggs.
- Date: 2017-03-31 15:25:54
A project to research the potential of using kelp perch and pile perch to pick sea lice off farmed Atlantic salmon is one of three to land funding from British Columbia’s salmon farmers this week.
- Date: 2017-03-31 15:19:39
In order to achieve its ambition AgriProtein has now set up a dedicated North American team to develop its business locally and build an R&D capability. Headed by Jon Duschinsky, it will identify suitable locations and licensing partners for fly farming operations.
- Date: 2017-03-31 15:16:11
In the survey held in Gran Sol, which ended last Wednesday, March 22, the gonads were collected from a total of 80 females and 40 males of L. whiffiagonis and a total of 26 females and 19 males of L. bosccii. With these samples almost all of the necessary ones for the study of L. whiffiagonis have been completed as well as 30 per cent of those of the study of L. boscii.
- Date: 2017-03-29 19:39:45
In a project at the National Food Institute, researchers have extensively screened different microalgae species and have identified two types that have a high content of protein and/or omega 3 fatty acids as well as antioxidants, which are suitable for growing under Danish conditions.
- Date: 2017-03-29 19:34:49
Addressing a meeting convened here on Tuesday to discuss the project, Fisheries Minister J. Mercykutty Amma said it would focus on setting up new infrastructural facilities for aquaculture.
- Date: 2017-03-28 19:24:25
The objective of the survey was to analyze the spatial distribution of mature females and impregnated females in order to estimate fertility indexes, ovarian maturation and early maturity. Likewise, Patagonian shrimp egg and larvae would be located from zooplankton samples.
- Date: 2017-03-28 19:16:20
Aquaculture is the lowest impact way to produce animal protein.
- Date: 2017-03-28 18:55:46
It would be a conflict of interest to own part of the industry and regulate it, says NL-CAR
- Date: 2017-03-27 17:05:54
In 2015, Qahwaji created a business proposal as an assignment in Merkle’s class to start an aquaponics business in Saudi Arabia. He then entered it in the U.S. National Saudi Student Entrepreneur competition.
- Date: 2017-03-27 15:24:55
The North Sea fisheries for three stocks used largely in the production of fishmeal and fish oil have achieved MSC certification.
- Date: 2017-03-27 14:48:40
The next phase is set to get under way in one of the key projects of the Southland Regional Development Strategy.
- Date: 2017-03-23 18:59:38
The outreach letter was co-signed by 83 nongovernment organizations, tuna processing companies, fleet associations, retailers, importers and food service operators worldwide.
- Date: 2017-03-23 18:53:26
Four stars is the highest designation available in the BAP’s third-party certification program. It signifies that a product originates from a BAP-certified feed mill, hatchery, farm and processing plant.
- Date: 2017-03-23 18:23:50
BioMar expects the greenfield factory to have a yearly capacity of 110,000 metric tonnes. According to the company, it has been delivering an increasing volume of feed to the Australian market from its factories in Chile and Scotland.
- Date: 2017-03-22 19:44:14
‘The industry needs bright, energetic and committed people to help it flourish and perhaps half an hour in the school library with one of these books will convince someone that it’s right for them.’
- Date: 2017-03-22 19:36:00
“The results of this project will have far reaching benefits to producers, consumers and the environment,” said GAA President George Chamberlain.
- Date: 2017-03-22 19:14:32
The scheme was approved at the 61st meeting of Provincial Development Working Party (PDWP) of current fiscal year 2016-17 presided over by P&D Chairman Jahanzeb Khan.
- Date: 2017-03-21 11:41:16
The outlook for aquaculture, the fastest-growing sector in the feed industry, is strong. Yet, challenges loom as aquaculture producers find themselves dealing with pressures on all sides. They face a limited supply of fish oil from overfished oceans. Meanwhile, increasing consumer demand for more sustainable seafood is causing ripples in the supply chain.
- Date: 2017-03-21 11:20:56
It is at this pivotal tipping point where a new collaboration is seeking to provide sustainable aquaculture nutrition solutions.
- Date: 2017-03-21 11:18:08
The entity has also agreed to donate two fisheries technical colleges and one technical college will be established in the North while the second will be established in the South.
- Date: 2017-03-21 11:13:47
The cold temperatures of the North Atlantic Ocean have so far managed the Salmon lice.
- Date: 2017-02-20 14:57:53
Canada is the fourth-largest producer of farmed salmon in the world, according to the Department of Fisheries and Oceans.
- Date: 2017-02-20 14:51:56
Michigan Sea Grant helps to foster economic growth and protect Michigan’s coastal, Great Lakes resources through education, research and outreach.
- Date: 2017-02-20 14:47:11
The historic biomass of fish in the open waters of the Great Lakes was much greater, maybe 10 times. It makes sense to pursue the careful development of aquaculture.
- Date: 2017-02-14 14:42:15
The center will focus on innovative R&D projects of interest for the global aquaculture industry related to fish nutrition and health.
- Date: 2017-02-14 14:37:00
The recorded fish harvest in December 2016 reached a total of 675,500 tonnes, a figure 19.3 per cent lower than that at the same month in 2015.
- Date: 2017-02-14 14:28:55
The state's Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection secretary, Ben Brancel, will welcome conference attendees.State Sen. Tom Tiffany and Alice in Dairyland Ann O'Leary will address the audience.
- Date: 2017-02-07 11:59:39
The regulatory bases include in the drafting gender perspective and a specific consideration for people in situations of social disadvantage or risk of exclusion to be part of the development strategies that support the aid.
- Date: 2017-02-07 11:45:34
Students can choose from seven MSc programmes at four different Scottish universities - Marine Planning for Sustainable Development or Marine Resource Development and Protection at Heriot-Watt University, Applied Marine and Fisheries Ecology at the University of Aberdeen, Geotechnical Engineering in Aquaculture at the University of Dundee and Sustainable Aquaculture, Aquatic Pathobiology or Aquatic Veterinary Studies at the University of Stirling.
- Date: 2017-02-07 11:41:04
Salmon farms were situated in both the open ocean, and in sheltered bays, each subject to varying tidal flows, and in depths of 150 metres or more.
- Date: 2017-02-07 11:36:43
New report recommends sustainable growth and a new Canadian Aquaculture Act
- Date: 2017-02-03 15:24:07
This marks the continuation of investment by the DFO, which has invested $197.1 million in ocean and freshwater science since May of 2016.
- Date: 2017-02-03 15:22:59
The tanks replaced the school’s small 50-gallon fish tank, which produced only enough nutrients for two or three heads of lettuce.
- Date: 2017-02-01 11:33:01
The vessel, to be named Volt Processor, will undertake delousing operations and other services at Norwegian salmon farms. Remøy Management AS has been involved in the development of the project and will perform the building supervision. It will also manage the vessel when delivered.
- Date: 2017-02-01 11:20:36
According to Raldane Reynolds, procurement and logistics manager at Algix, the company is targeting the Indian, Brazilian, European, and North American markets and will be contracting fish farmers to increase their production.
- Date: 2017-02-01 11:18:28
The freshwater farming segment primarily produces common carp and rainbow trout, representing more than 50 per cent and about 30 per cent, respectively, of the total freshwater production of 4,800 tonnes.
- Date: 2017-01-30 03:27:56
The project is set to be completed in 2022. The loan repayment period is 9.5 years, including a 5.5-year grace period.
- Date: 2017-01-30 02:37:33
When it comes to aquaculture, U.S. soy also has a competitive advantage with USSEC’s Soybean Sustainability Assurance Protocol (SSAP) which global customers are very interested in. “Aquaculture is a fast growing industry and we have an opportunity to be in at the ground floor showing preference, dependability and advantages in sustainability. They get efficiency with the use of U.S. soy.”
- Date: 2017-01-30 02:34:01
“The workshop will provide an opportunity for farmers to exchange ideas and adopt best management practices, prevent viruses and get good profits in aquaculture,” said Mr. Nair. An Aqua Expo will be arranged and farmers from different States will participate. The Fisheries Department will present Best Farmers Awards.
- Date: 2017-01-24 11:17:03
The Institute for Fisheries Development (IFOP) in Chile and the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO) in Australia are committed to developing scientific and capacity-building activities, with a major focus on implementing the ecosystem approach of fishing.
- Date: 2017-01-24 11:03:34
The installation is considerably larger than a similar 120 MW project that was completed last May in Poyang county, Jiangxi province.
- Date: 2017-01-24 11:00:28
Instructors at CSI think that adding programs like that to schools in the area would be a good idea.
- Date: 2017-01-19 11:07:56
A graduate of the University of Utah, Nelson originally planned to attend law school. Instead, he ended up joining his family in the feed mill business.
- Date: 2017-01-19 10:50:51
The result is a set of construction specifications that detail a system’s components, how they relate and work with one another, and any additional integration and coordination information, such as how the system will fit inside a specific building.