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  • Embracing New Technology Crucial for Aquaculture Sustainability

    Date: 2016-09-18 11:45:42

    Dr Koon said this is especially important in light of new challenges brought about by climate change and declining wild fish stocks around the world, reports ChannelNewsAsia.

  • Hydrogen energy reaches Spanish aquaculture sector

    Date: 2016-09-18 12:15:16

    It is estimated that the energy savings associated with this innovation amount to approximately 30 per cent.

  • Can farmed fish feed the world sustainably?

    Date: 2016-09-18 12:09:45

    If projections hold, the global demand for animal protein will double over the next four decades, rising along with pressure to find ecologically sustainable food production practices.

  • Fish feed industry changing as aquaculture takes on larger global role

    Date: 2016-09-18 11:31:43

    Salmon will soon replace shrimp as the largest single global seafood commodity in terms of value. That stunning fact will have sizeable repercussions in the global seafood industry.

  • Mycotoxin risk in aquafeeds

    Date: 2016-09-12 11:52:26

    The number of studies conducted per species,The variety of farmed species raised in very distinct environments and with distinct characteristics, makes almost impossible to transpose results from one specie to another, even if they are quite close phylogenetic speaking, andThe fact that most research looks at the effect of a single mycotoxin, whereas hundreds of distinct mycotoxins and metabolites have been identified.Various fungi produce mycotoxins during the production and storage of crops, and mycotoxins tend to occur in groups. Some mycotoxins are known to demonstrate synergistic effects, meaning that they aggravate the harm to animals even at low levels. It’s these more realistic scenarios where further research is needed.”

  • Mexico and China Establish Cooperation Link in Aquaculture, Fisheries

    Date: 2016-09-12 11:45:11

    As part of activities between the two governments, the China delegation will visit the state of Sinaloa, which is the most developed area for shrimp farming in ​​Mexico and Latin America.

  • Aquaculture ‘could help save bluefin tuna’

    Date: 2016-09-12 11:43:52

    The EU member states practising aquaculture of Atlantic bluefin in the greatest volume are Malta, Spain and Croatia, with production of 5,000, 3,000, and 2,000 tonnes respectively.

  • Aquaculture Project Helps Strike Balance Between Environment and Growth

    Date: 2016-09-04 22:58:53

    Finance Minister Bill Marmion said the first 90-day regulatory mapping project had wasted no time in identifying opportunities in application processes, licencing arrangements, reporting requirements and tenure security.

  • Aquaculture facility to raise salmon planned near Harlan

    Date: 2016-09-04 22:55:57

    Plans include an automated recirculating tank system that can harvest 5.3 million pounds of salmon annually, with projected yearly revenue estimated at $16 million to $20 million, according to a news release from the company.

  • Seaweed Farming: Transforming Fishing into Aquaculture

    Date: 2016-09-04 22:46:51

    Tropical Storm Irene hit many eastern seaboard areas hard in 2011. 

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