- Date: 2017-06-26 10:28:34
New research to create more resilient fish with characteristics such as disease resistance and more effective feed utilization.
- Date: 2017-06-26 10:18:13
Fish and shrimp feed production specialist Skretting is celebrating 25 years since it launched its first health-focused aquafeed.
- Date: 2017-06-26 10:14:08
The fish farm at 64 Avenue of Industry in Waterbury will have a population of about 350,000 European sea bass, also known as branzino, when the project is finished.
- Date: 2017-06-23 18:58:17
World experts convened this week for a two-day workshop in Edinburgh, Scotland, to develop a new roadmap for future tilapia research, according to a WorldFish press release.
- Date: 2017-06-23 18:47:34
Gov. Scott Walker signed legislation Friday that relaxes state rules on fish farms.
- Date: 2017-06-21 17:22:27
This summer’s Gulf of Mexico dead zone – an area of low to no oxygen that can kill fish and other marine life – will be approximately 8,185 square miles, or about the size of New Jersey.
- Date: 2017-06-21 16:58:34
It took more than four years, but on Monday, Department of Marine Resources Commissioner Patrick Keliher signed an aquaculture lease extension for a 15-acre mussel farm located off Hardwood Island in Blue Hill Bay.
- Date: 2017-06-21 15:40:58
Australia’s Tassal Group said its rival Huon Aquaculture Group is lagging behind on getting Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) certification for its farms, as the two farmers trade public blows relating to growing salmon in Macquarie Harbour.
- Date: 2017-06-19 11:58:31
The findings are yet to be peer reviewed or published in a scientific journal, but the group said all of the sequences were being submitted to scientific databases and made available to researchers around the world.
- Date: 2017-06-19 11:14:48
Technology is giving traditional industries such as agriculture and waste management a much-needed update as the world teeters on the edge of the fourth industrial revolution.
- Date: 2017-06-19 10:36:58
Taiwan is the sixth country to report the virus, after Colombia, Ecuador, Egypt, Israel and Thailand.
- Date: 2017-06-19 10:33:46
At the end of January of this year struggling junior gold and copper miner Timpetra Resources faded into history following the acquisition of three complementary aquaculture companies to create a vertically integrated publicly traded company, Murray Cod Australia (MCA).
- Date: 2017-06-15 10:50:19
Developed at MHF’s Centre of Excellence in Vervins, France, ORI-N3 is an algae-based liquid. It is supplied in 2kg foil stand-up spout bags and the dosage is simply weighed, mixed with water and then administered to the Artemia tank.
- Date: 2017-06-15 10:48:15
Report highlights updates on safety, sourcing and innovation.
- Date: 2017-06-15 10:46:42
Farming the freshwater fish tilapia can help the country reduce its dependence on white shrimps in marine exports
- Date: 2017-06-15 10:38:39
Norway is the world's top salmon producer
- Date: 2017-06-15 10:25:16
By studying the best habitats for the fish, scientists hope to encourage homeowners to make "fish-friendly" decisions.
Mote has been raising a lot of fish.
- Date: 2017-06-14 10:04:02
The trū Shrimp Company is an affiliate of Ralco, a third-generation family owned multinational company with distribution in more than 20 countries.
- Date: 2017-06-14 09:58:10
A fisherman from Harvest Select Catfish company displays a catfish that was fished out of a pond on an aquaculture farm in Uniontown.
- Date: 2017-06-14 09:52:20
The 15-acre lease was granted until March 25, 2023.
- Date: 2017-06-14 09:49:42
New National Environmental Standard for marine aquaculture proposed
- Date: 2017-06-14 09:46:50
New indoor fish and produce farm is second for Urban Organics and Pentair.
- Date: 2017-06-12 10:08:06
One of the projects, SeaPower, is working to improve seaweed farming technology to empower women and protect the environment in Tanzania.
- Date: 2017-06-12 10:05:59
The Small Enterprise Growth Fund would direct the remaining $5 million to qualifying small businesses in fields like marine sciences, biotechnology and manufacturing.
- Date: 2017-06-12 10:01:50
In addition to lobstermen, he said the co-op is used by tuna fishermen in the summer and by crab and shrimp fishermen in the winter, though the shrimp fishery has been closed since 2013.
- Date: 2017-06-09 18:39:38
Processing machine receives second patent, solid reviews from industry
- Date: 2017-06-09 18:17:52
Waste from the wine industry is being developed into aquaculture feed with highly promising results.
- Date: 2017-06-09 18:09:19
There is growing interest from other coastal Indian states looking to improve their processes and capabilities in fisheries and aquaculture, and the region is looking to Australia as a source for technology transfer and innovation.
- Date: 2017-06-08 10:44:15
In 2016, Guangdong Province, south China, shrimp feed demand alone was 800,000 metric tons, although the figures are disputed. BioMar's partner in China, Tongwei, is also increasing shrimp feed production.
- Date: 2017-06-08 10:37:27
Waste from the wine industry is being developed into aquaculture feed with highly promising results.
- Date: 2017-06-08 10:24:52
According the USDA, Tunisia plans to export this year 8,000 tons of the products.
- Date: 2017-06-07 11:15:12
Sustainable rock lobster industry now possible after 17 years of research advances.
- Date: 2017-06-07 11:06:04
According to the programme of development of commercial aquaculture, Tatarstan will get 19 new fish farms by 2020.
- Date: 2017-06-07 10:56:36
The increase in deep sea fishing is lower but remains steady, with female applications making up eight out of the 116 applicants this year who want to try out their sea legs. Last year there were no female applicants.
- Date: 2017-06-05 12:07:07
87,000-square-foot urban farm will produce 125 metric tons of fish and 200 metric tons of organic produce annually
- Date: 2017-06-05 10:57:35
The saltwater shrimp farm started 14 months ago with a vacant pol barn that had a dirt floor. It is now cleaned, completely enclosed and climate controlled.
- Date: 2017-06-05 10:52:57
This application to amend the aquaculture licence at Beirtreach Buí will involve a reduction in the size of the site, a decrease in the number of licensed structures, from 48 structures to a maximum of 12 cages and 12 smaller structures made up of a combination of long lines and sentinel cages/passive sampling structures.
- Date: 2017-06-05 10:43:57
NOAA officials want to change what they’re calling a $14 billion seafood trade deficit. At a webinar last week, agency officials said Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, who oversees NOAA, is committed to “eliminating barriers” to growing aquaculture here in the United States.
- Date: 2017-06-05 10:41:17
The total output for the first five months this year was 1.235 million tonnes, up 2.4 percent year on year.
- Date: 2017-06-05 10:36:47
The Norwegian delegation at the event consisted of a number of companies, including Noras Group, AquaOptima AS and Norway Seaweed AS, according to the Rosrybolovsto’s statement.
- Date: 2017-06-01 18:45:07
Farming at the Wise Correctional Unit will include using nutrient rich water from the fish tanks to filter and fertilize the other crops.
- Date: 2017-06-01 18:35:04
The meeting was also told that cages of this size were used in other areas, including Canada and the Faroe Islands.
- Date: 2017-06-01 18:31:05
Vietnam intends to make the shrimp farms even more environmentally beneficial by encouraging owners to raise other seafood, such as sea bass and tilapia. Bui thinks a similar system could be used in Plaquemines Parish.
- Date: 2017-05-31 10:49:56
NOAA says aquaculture can relieve pressure on fishing populations and promote economic growth.
- Date: 2017-05-31 10:47:23
NAN reports that though mushrooms were devoid of Vitamin A, they make up for that with their high riboflavin, thiamin and cyanocobalamin (Vit. B12) content, the latter usually found only in animal products.
- Date: 2017-05-31 10:30:26
This year they’ve started to produce a new range of fish-food for aquaculture farmers that is derived from an environmentally friendly Australian native fly.
- Date: 2017-05-31 10:28:23
Alltech has opened global opportunities for eFishery, and the company is currently operating in the world’s six largest aquaculture producers: Indonesia, Bangladesh, Thailand, Vietnam, China, and India.
- Date: 2017-05-31 10:25:00
The industry Gold Sponsor is the Aller Aqua group from Denmark, which has made significant investment and commitment to developing the aquafeed industry in Africa.
- Date: 2017-05-30 09:19:00
Greater demand for healthier foods reshapes industry
- Date: 2017-05-30 09:09:12
A highly infectious disease that could decimate the population of Tilapia, one of Kenya’s most popular fish, has broken out.
- Date: 2017-05-30 08:56:57
A new €7 million EC-funded research project titled PerformFISH officially launched in Volos, Greece last week.
- Date: 2017-05-25 15:07:50
Diets aiming to be more sustainable by lowering the use of fishmeal tend to become deficient in other areas, like the amino acid taurine, Feinberg explains.
- Date: 2017-05-25 15:03:46
Their combined production had kept Pangasinan the country’s top bangus producer, contributing 106,857.37 MT, or 27.27 percent, to the country’s total production of 391,908.13 MT from 2013 to 2015, PSA data showed.
- Date: 2017-05-25 14:52:53
"Skretting firmly believes that given the right support and confidence to grow, this is a region that can make an increasingly valuable contribution to the global growth of sustainable aquaculture production."
- Date: 2017-05-25 14:40:35
The overuse of antibiotics in the industry, which was once the foundation of the health argument against the expansion of aquaculture, has largely declined – vaccines are now the norm across the industry. Fish excrement, another challenge that bedeviled the industry, can be a relatively small problem compared to the nitrates washing into seas such as the Gulf of Mexico – where oil spills are a far more ominous environmental threat. Compared to livestock operations for pork and cattle, Gewin argued, fish farming is relatively benign – if done correctly.
- 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.