ContributionsGenes Change...or, Concerns Over Genetic Sustainability. Genes change. This, of course, is the basis of evolution. And it often allows populations and species to persist when their environments change either abruptly or over time. Individual genes can change from one generation to the next through mutation. Relative frequencies of genes within a population can change due to any number of factors, from natural selection to population isolation to domestication pressures in an artificial setting. These genetic changes are often a cause for concern, especially when interactions between captive and wild populations of aquatic species are considered.
Company SpotlightNutrinsic is in the sustainable protein business. ProFloc™ is a high quality protein ingredient for use in animal and fish nutrition.
RTIReed Mariculture Inc. Instant Algae® Marine Microalgae Concentrates - So Easy to Use!. In the first installment of the RTI addition to this magazine, we introduced a number of products manufactured or distributed by Reed Mariculture, Inc. In this issue, we’ll show you just how easy it is to use these products.
Products to watchXperCount2 Optimize your operations by eliminating hand counts and improving production traceability. The concept is simple: each measurement taken with the XperCount2™ is instantaneously attributed to a tank or population before being stored in a custom
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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.
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Aquaculture is the lowest impact way to produce animal protein.
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It would be a conflict of interest to own part of the industry and regulate it, says NL-CAR
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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.
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The North Sea fisheries for three stocks used largely in the production of fishmeal and fish oil have achieved MSC certification.
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The next phase is set to get under way in one of the key projects of the Southland Regional Development Strategy.
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The outreach letter was co-signed by 83 nongovernment organizations, tuna processing companies, fleet associations, retailers, importers and food service operators worldwide.
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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.
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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.
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‘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.’