E.U. Commission proposals on veterinary medicinal products and medicated feed to benefit aquacultureDate: 2014-09-18 10:10:39
The scope of the proposal explicitly includes medicated feed for pets, so that pets – especially those with chronic diseases, can be treated more easily with innovative medicated pet food.
- Date: 2014-09-18 10:08:15
Adabouch noted that postharvest losses are greater than those produced with the discards of species having little commercial interest.
- Date: 2014-09-18 10:05:04
Japan and its neighbors began discussions on managing the eel in September 2012, and the current meeting is the seventh of its kind.
- Date: 2014-09-18 10:01:48
A long-term study of dive safety in Tasmania's aquaculture industry has produced the first set of tables for so-called yo-yo diving, which have caught the eye of the Australian and US navies.
- Date: 2014-09-11 12:30:42
India's fish production grew by around 5.96 per cent during 2013-14, states the latest government Handbook on Fisheries Statistics-2014, writes Lucy Towers, TheFishSite Editor.
- Date: 2014-09-11 12:28:56
A growing industry in the state is the use of aquaponics, which melds hydroponic vegetable operations with fish, shrimp or other aquatic critters in order to help recycle each other's waste products.
- Date: 2014-09-11 12:25:44
Catalina Sea Ranch spent more than two years convincing the California Coastal Commission that it can operate in a stretch of ocean about 6 miles offshore from Long Beach without hurting the environment.
- Date: 2014-09-11 11:34:43
CONAPESCA head stressed the importance that the good cooperation existing between the two countries in fisheries-aquaculture represents.
- Date: 2014-09-04 10:48:34
The eight countries involved are from the Parties to the Nauru Agreement (PNA), which control waters covering more than half the world's skipjack tuna, the most commonly canned variety.
- Date: 2014-09-04 10:41:07
Over the past 15 years the Spanish Institute of Oceanography (IEO) in Vigo has carried out important and successful research to overcome the problems with octopus cultivation, and the institute is now focused on rearing octopus across a full life cycle—from hatch to catch.
- Date: 2014-09-04 10:39:17
The value of Norwegian salmon exports totalled NOK 3.3 billion in August, an increase 3 per cent compared to August last year.
- Date: 2014-09-04 10:33:57
It's a calm, bright day, and Phil Gray is tending oysters growing in mesh crates that float in a line east of Bombazine Island in the New Meadows River.
- Date: 2014-09-02 09:47:48
VASEP informed that in 2013, pangasius was accounted for 44 per cent of total Vietnam seafood exports to Russia while in the first seven months of this year, it reached only 11 per cent.
- Date: 2014-09-02 09:40:33
The vaccine candidates will be tested and studied for two years.
- Date: 2014-09-02 09:32:34
Prime Minister John Key has given the strongest signal yet the Government is considering pouring tens of millions of dollars into a plan to unlock aquaculture in the eastern Bay of Plenty.
- Date: 2014-09-02 09:24:35
Deposit of unused feed, fish feces, pest control chemicals and organic matter would be allowed
- Date: 2014-08-28 10:23:28
The Aqua 2100 system utilizes air to circulate water to the culture tank from the rotary drum filter.
- Date: 2014-08-28 10:21:11
Aquaculture harvests reached 77,320 MT, up 7.73 per cent year on year, reports VASEP.
- Date: 2014-08-28 10:08:08
90% of shrimp is imported.
- Date: 2014-08-28 10:04:04
The first half of 2014 has been a good period for the Chilean salmon industry, which managed to double its returns from most of its main markets.
- Date: 2014-08-28 10:00:23
The project will involve inland aquaculture, cage farming, and mariculture, according to early reports of the fund starting up.
- Date: 2014-08-26 10:26:26
Brazil and Norway have continued the identification of areas for Technical Bilateral cooperation in order to develop and improve aquaculture in both countries.
- Date: 2014-08-26 10:23:36
The steering committee welcomes comments on the draft standard from farmers, experts and other stakeholders engaged in the shrimp aquaculture industry.
- Date: 2014-08-26 10:20:02
Building an innovative industry
- Date: 2014-08-26 10:17:41
Comprehensive studies confirm the zone’s capacity to support the annual production of up to 20,000 tonnes of finfish without significant environmental impact.
- Date: 2014-08-21 10:39:40
According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research, the global aquaculture market was valued at $11.16 billion in 2012 and is expected to reach $15.90 billion by 2019, growing at a CAGR of 5.2 per cent from 2013 to 2019.
- Date: 2014-08-21 10:37:24
Experience in Africa and Asia shows that, by working in a cluster, farmers can improve economies of scale and increase their bargaining power for inputs, such as fish feed or hatchery seed supply.
- Date: 2014-08-21 10:35:31
The Ministry for Primary Industries has today released the results of a survey asking New Zealanders what they think about our aquaculture industry.
- Date: 2014-08-21 10:32:49
In the 12 months to June 30, 2013, aquaculture generated over $298 million in exports.
- Date: 2014-08-19 11:05:07
The value of Norwegian seafood exports during July totalled NOK 4.9 billion, an increase of NOK 375 million, or eight per cent, compared to last July. To date, Norwegian seafood exports have totalled NOK 37.6 billion, an increase of NOK 5.7 billion, or 18 per cent, compared to the same month last year.
- Date: 2014-08-19 10:52:53
The fisheries and aquaculture sector contribute significantly to Africa’s overall economy. This is according to a new study published by FAO.
- Date: 2014-08-19 10:31:42
Aquaculture being done in a fertile land near Mummidivaram.
- Date: 2014-08-19 10:24:21
MSD Animal Health conducted extensive sampling of farms in the world’s most important tilapia-producing regions and found that Streptococcus accounted for 70 percent of all pathogens collected, making it the most prevalent disease affecting tilapia.
- Date: 2014-08-14 10:52:13
Many of Australia's leading animal and human infectious disease experts are joining forces this week to identify challenges that might benefit from greater collaboration across Australia's research institutions.
- Date: 2014-08-14 10:32:38
The two operations are also expected to generate annual export earnings exceeding $200 million.
- Date: 2014-08-14 10:08:43
Vietnam is the third biggest exporter of farmed shrimp globally; around 90 per cent of its total volume is exported.
- Date: 2014-08-14 10:05:11
New Zealand scientists are using next-generation DNA analysis and robotics to massively reduce the time and money needed to monitor the environmental impact of aquaculture.
- Date: 2014-08-12 11:59:08
Aquaculture is the practice of using controlled environments to promote the growth of aquatic animals and plants for food, the aquarium trade, restocking or commercial purposes, and currently contributes over 50 per cent of the world’s fish supply for human consumption, making it an important contributor to the world’s food supply chain.
- Date: 2014-08-12 11:51:29
A new study, published last month in the international peer-reviewed Journal of Fish Diseases, reports on extensive fish virus research and confirms that the recently identified fish virus (piscine reovirus) is a benign virus that has long been present in fish in the Pacific Northwest.
- Date: 2014-08-12 11:22:50
Today at the Vietfish conference the Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC), in partnership with the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) brought together buyers and shrimp producers seeking ASC certification.
- Date: 2014-08-12 10:55:38
Officials at the aquaculture center say much of the money will go towards hiring more researchers to investigate how aquaculture can be expanded in Maine safely and responsibly.
- Date: 2014-08-07 09:30:58
Extru-Tech, Inc. didn’t take the designation lightly when it released its new Advanced Feature Aseptic Dual Preconditioner (ADP) as a replacement for its Dual Shaft Conditioning Cylinder.
- Date: 2014-08-07 09:28:43
The items are packaged in PP-polypropylene and PE – polyethylene and stored in cartons which are placed directly in containers without pallets, according to Ministry of Industry and Trade.
- Date: 2014-08-07 09:26:00
The licenses in group C were supposed to be development licenses, which would favor new technological solutions to ensure the sustainable growth of the aquaculture industry.
- Date: 2014-08-07 09:23:23
The Commission previously implemented trade sanctions in response to the unsustainable fishing practices of the Faroese for herring, which resulted in their setting of a unilateral quota (105,000 tonnes) of over three times the share they should have fished in 2013 (31,940).
- Date: 2014-08-07 09:20:43
The Minister suggested two areas for co-operation- feed for aquaculture in sufficient quantities and seed production by establishing fish hatcheries.
- Date: 2014-08-05 10:08:54
The development of aquaculture in Chile has increase in recent decades and 76 per cent of this production is salmon, said the National Marine Fisheries Service.
- Date: 2014-08-05 10:07:12
The event turned out to be a veritable who’s who in midwest aquaculture featuring Bell’s own experts, politicians, and representatives of industry associations. All of them had some great insights to share and I captured as much as I could on video, with the help of Bell’s CEO Norman McCowan.
- Date: 2014-08-05 10:05:13
The eggs are then chilled for up to three weeks. Each sturgeon produces around 1kg of caviar, and with 250g costing just under £500, it is a valuable product.
- Date: 2014-08-05 10:01:14
The Working Group is also tasked with promoting market and value-added product research to improve the marketing and trade of fish and fish products from the aquaculture sector.
- Date: 2014-07-31 10:12:00
Where fish products are concerned, the very best flesh and flavour can only be obtained with the use of absolutely fresh primary produce.
- Date: 2014-07-31 10:08:38
These two species, heavily farmed in Spain and New Zealand, could now benefit from her work as the frozen samples can be used to develop shellfish with resistance to toxins.
- Date: 2014-07-31 10:05:51
This project is sequel to a proposal by President Mahinda Rajapaksa to set up a global aquaculture fund at the FAO, NACA Asia Regional Ministerial Meeting on Aquaculture for Food Security, Nutrition and Economic Development held in Colombo in July 2011, he said.
- Date: 2014-07-31 09:58:11
The school is raising fresh fish in the greenhouse as project for the agriculture class.
- 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.
- 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. -
- 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.
- 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).
- 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).
- 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.
- Date: 2014-07-22 11:57:34
A new tilapia association has been set up in Nigeria
- 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.
- Date: 2014-07-17 11:10:06
An aquaculture strategy for the Maltese islands was launched this morning by Fisheries Parliamentary Secretary Roderick Galdes.
- 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.
- Date: 2014-07-17 11:03:05
A novel project, based at a lobster hatchery in Cornwall, has received a grant for £434,147 from the Technology Strategy Board (TSB) and the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC).
- Date: 2014-07-17 10:53:59
The minister said the government was eyeing a ratio of 50:50.
- Date: 2014-07-17 10:52:07
The minister said the government was eyeing a ratio of 50:50.
- Date: 2014-07-15 11:57:15
A new sustainable Seafood Guide has been published by WWF for Hong Kong consumers, based upon scientific assessments of the main fish and shellfish supply sources.
- Date: 2014-07-15 11:53:57
Both these leading Asian companies have seen the advantages to demonstrating their commitment to responsible practices in the marine ingredient industry by adopting the IFFO RS standard.
- Date: 2014-07-15 11:48:14
The Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Agricultural Research (DA-BAR) is eyeing the sweet potato or kamote as an important feed source for the aquaculture industry.
- Date: 2014-07-15 11:40:48
NOAA Fisheries announces federal waters from nine to 200 nautical miles off Texas will open to shrimp trawling at 30 minutes after official sunset, local time, on July 15, 2014, corresponding to the time Texas opens its waters to shrimp trawling.
- Date: 2014-07-10 12:05:32
Tiny crustaceans cultivated in large tanks were on the menu when scientists at SINTEF Fisheries and Aquaculture fed thousands of tuna larvae last spring.
- Date: 2014-07-10 11:35:48
Katherine Hawes gives a brief overview of the aquaculture insurance business.
- Date: 2014-07-10 11:28:06
DNA-based molecular assessment of marine sediments adjacent to finfish farms is ensuring the sustainability of South Australia’s fishing grounds.
- Date: 2014-07-10 11:24:14
The National Fisheries Institute (INAPESCA) has converted an aquaculture farm in Picuato, Michoacán, into a research centre for the study of species with aquaculture farming potential in order to boost food production and employment generation in the region.
- Date: 2014-07-08 10:30:12
In addition, the market demand is expected to be further fuelled by the lack of naturally available varieties owing to extensive fishing. Rice-fish culture is expected to serve as key growth opportunity for this market over the next six years.
- Date: 2014-07-08 10:26:52
The federal government is taking steps to enable the aquaculture industry to grow while simultaneously maintaining strong environmental standards.
- Date: 2014-07-08 10:22:08
The survey is based on a two-day aquaponics program offered jointly last April by OSU South Centers and the College of Agriculture, Food Science and Sustainable Systems Aquaculture Research Center at Kentucky State University.
- Date: 2014-07-08 10:08:39
Ten Asian and Pacific nations have told the Office of the United States Trade Representative that the Agriculture Department’s catfish inspection programme violates international law, and their objections could hamper the Obama administration’s efforts to reach a major Pacific trade agreement by the end of next year.
- Date: 2014-07-07 10:11:41
The Minister further noted that the ministry has been encouraging and supporting the active participation of youth and women in the growing sector through capacity building, targeted business support and mentorship.
- Date: 2014-07-07 10:00:53
Domesticating Atlantic Bluefin Tuna may help meet the food industry's demand for this endangered species. However, making such an endeavour sustainable is a challenging task.
- Date: 2014-07-07 09:52:02
The cash was split between acquiring the company's assets and brand and funding a three-year plan to double the farm, which exports more than 200,000 tonnes of live abalone.
- Date: 2014-07-03 11:38:43
A plan to build a series of trout farms along the Cornish coast could create a multi-million pound industry to rival the success of Scotland's salmon industry, the Cornish Guardian reports.
- Date: 2014-07-03 11:25:12
The federal agency considers that most of the shrimp harvested in the United States - 68 per cent - comes from the Gulf of Mexico, especially Texas and Louisiana.
- Date: 2014-07-03 10:29:09
The programme calls for traditional fishing ports to be renovated and upgraded into modern fishing harbours with dedicated berths for yachts and other marina facilities to promote local tourism, along with other improved facilities to support the local fishing industry. -
- Date: 2014-07-03 10:07:48
19 salmon farmers have been nominated for 45 green licences which, if in full effect, will increase salmon production in Norway by 55,000 tonnes (4 per cent) annually.
- Date: 2014-07-01 10:47:02
Tasmanian company Huon Aquaculture has launched what it calls the world's most advanced salmon-feeding barge.
- Date: 2014-07-01 10:40:04
The new plant is part of the Aquaculture Complex in Acre, which has a fingerling reproduction centre opened in August last year, with capacity to produce 20 million fry per year. -
- Date: 2014-07-01 10:05:53
Cermaq has revealed today that the company has detected an outbreak of the ISA virus in two pens at one of it's sites in Langoyhovden in Nordland.
- Date: 2014-07-01 09:55:38
Aquaculture is expected to play a crucial role in meeting the growing global demand for fish, with a United Nations report, released last month predicting seafood farming would account for 62 per cent of eaten fish by 2030.
- Date: 2014-06-30 10:52:52
The work of the three programmes is focussed on the environmentally and socially responsible production of the farmed product. Social rights are a fundamental aspect of all three of the programmes’ farm standards, setting out requirements covering the rights of aquaculture farm workers and local communities.
- Date: 2014-06-30 10:50:10
The report by Gardner Pinfold Consulting concluded that land-based salmon farming operations — while technically feasible — would have to be large-scale to overcome the inherent engineering, building, labor and energy costs.
- Date: 2014-06-30 10:43:36
The B.C. Salmon Farmers Association welcomed the news.
- Date: 2014-06-30 10:34:47
Aquaculture production of shellfish such as oysters is currently developing in Central America regions.
- Date: 2014-06-26 11:56:12
It appears the Waddell Mariculture Center is finally getting the recognition it deserves.
- Date: 2014-06-26 11:45:39
India's Agriculture Minister, Shri Radha Mohan Singh announced the government plans to develop a policy for aquaculture growth in the country.
- Date: 2014-06-26 11:26:39
The Belize Shrimp Growers Association has been working with Mauricio Mejia, WWF Mesoamerican Reef program officer for aquaculture, to help the farms develop better management practices and reduce their environmental impact.
- Date: 2014-06-26 10:41:34
The new centre will bring together industry and research to provide innovative solutions with the aim of growing the already substantial contribution aquaculture makes to the Scottish economy.
- Date: 2014-06-24 08:00:22
Researchers at the National Fisheries Institute (INAPESCA) have developed a new technique for the measurement of sea cucumber in the Yucatan peninsula, helping to provide more reliable information to study the growth and development of the species.
- Date: 2014-06-24 07:58:55
The minister informed that India currently is ranked second in global fish production, inland capture and aquaculture, and seventh in marine capture production/fisheries.