- 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.
- Date: 2017-01-19 10:39:35
The project is funded through the Research Grants of the National Aquaculture Plans 2016, granted by the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, Food and Environment and the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF), and has an approved budget of almost EUR 800,000.
- Date: 2017-01-17 11:35:05
The results of this study, published in the journal Scientific Report, are a first step to improve the management of natural banks and industrial breeding, given that "it is of great interest to know whether all the populations currently living on the European coasts come from the original introduction or if there have been additional introductions," Saavedra explained.
- Date: 2017-01-17 11:16:15
This study, which looked into retailers' strategies and national campaigns promoting seafood consumption, notes the growing importance of farmed seafood products in the EU market.
- Date: 2017-01-17 11:11:32
Tilapia species from a broad range of ecosystems - including lakes, river systems, reservoirs and fish ponds across the country - will form the focus of the research.
- Date: 2017-01-11 12:09:38
Run by Iowa Shrimp Farms, the farm will start raising hundreds of thousands of shrimp next month, reports KCRG.com.
- Date: 2017-01-11 11:38:51
Barramundi may be waiting in the wings, but these land-farming practices could also work for the ever-popular salmon.
- Date: 2017-01-11 11:24:35
The letter was authored by Sia Karplus, of Sciencewares which is in charge of the Lonnie's project, but is being sent on behalf of the town's shellfish working group.
- Date: 2017-01-10 11:49:50
The full grown fish that are caught go to market where they are offered at retail for around $16.00 a pound.
- Date: 2017-01-10 11:46:59
The US government sees aquaculture as a promising solution to feeding a hungry planet, and to address the threat commercial fishing is posing on fish populations worldwide.
- Date: 2017-01-10 11:23:28
In some marine aquaculture plant-based or alternatives to wild-caught fishmeal such as anchovies account for up to 70% of the content of fish feed.
- Date: 2017-01-03 11:16:42
The oyster council, which included about six members from Southern Miss, in determining its findings looked into the issues and examined other areas that had some success with growing their oyster populations, including Chesapeake Bay in Maryland and areas of Washington state.
- Date: 2017-01-03 10:49:59
This innovation company has established in recent years collaboration agreements with the main Spanish universities interested in aquaculture, and has received numerous awards.
- Date: 2017-01-03 10:41:02
Aquaculture is an efficient and--if done right--sustainable source of protein that can play a dominant role in keeping the world's expanding population full and healthy.
- Date: 2016-12-21 11:41:02
Virginia is the nation’s third largest seafood producer and the largest on America’s Atlantic coast. In addition, Virginia is ranked 10th nationally in aquaculture production. Virginia’s watermen harvest 50 commercially valuable species from 620,000 acres of water, including sea scallops, blue crabs, striped bass, summer flounder, croaker, spot, clams and oysters. The Virginia Institute of Marine Science reported the annual economic impact of Virginia’s seafood industry to be over one half of a billion dollars.
- Date: 2016-12-21 10:58:46
Australia’s major seafood export destinations were Vietnam, Hong Kong, Japan, China and Singapore, together accounting for 92 per cent of the total value of Australian seafood exports in the analysed period.
- Date: 2016-12-21 10:55:00
Virginia is the nation’s third-largest seafood producer and the largest on the Atlantic Coast.
- Date: 2016-12-19 08:53:11
The decision removed the last barrier to the use of insects in fish feed in the EU.
- Date: 2016-12-19 08:39:52
The arrival of new companies, rapid professionalisation and technological improvements are some of the factors that have allowed the Brazilian aquaculture industry to grow by 123 per cent between 2005 and 2015.
- Date: 2016-12-19 08:37:10
Meanwhile, the world’s population continues to grow steadily. According to the United Nations, by 2030, an additional 27 million tonnes of fish would be needed to maintain per capita consumption at its current level.
- Date: 2016-12-16 15:29:00
AquaGen started its work on flavobacteriosis resistance in 2014.
- Date: 2016-12-16 15:29:00
Changes in the procedures for granting aid intended to supplement the list of eligible species for enhancing competitiveness of the sector.
- Date: 2016-12-16 15:06:47
The report also goes on to propose a number of priority actions.
- Date: 2016-12-13 11:54:29
The Order restricts the movement of all potential carriers of the disease out of the area, including crustaceans such as prawns and crabs and polychaete worms.
- Date: 2016-12-13 11:26:15
Using a prototype system, verification tests are due to be carried out between December 2016 and May 2017 at the Yumigahama Suisan Coho salmon farm off Sakaiminato City in Tottori prefecture, western Japan.
- Date: 2016-12-13 11:21:31
The world is going to be looking to aquaculture and seafood to be providing what people need to eat'
- Date: 2016-12-12 11:17:27
BioMar’s industrial partners in the project are Aker BioMarine, Pelagia and Norsildmel, while its research partners are Nofima, the University of Bergen and the University of California Los Angeles.
- Date: 2016-12-12 11:15:12
Consumption of fish – a rich source of micronutrients and essential fatty acids – has a critical role to play in boosting dietary diversity.
- Date: 2016-12-12 11:08:00
Aquaculturist says youths should consider venturing into this field as it does not require large plots of land and the potential is huge.
- Date: 2016-12-09 16:02:54
Hogfish, a popular and delicious species targeted by commercial and recreational spear fishermen, is currently being overfished in Florida state and federal waters, but a new hogfish aquaculture project at the University of Miami may help reduce the pressure on wild stocks if successful.
- Date: 2016-12-09 15:45:35
Minister of Science, Technology & Productive Innovation
- Date: 2016-12-09 15:24:49
A new European Union funded research project is addressing the challenges of disease prevention and management to protect the sustainability and competitiveness of the European aquaculture industry.
- Date: 2016-12-06 11:12:51
On the other hand, and recognizing that the Region of Murcia has been a leading player in the governance of aquaculture, aquaculture companies in this Region still have not solved their legitimate desire to grow substantially.
- Date: 2016-12-06 10:52:25
Inorganic feed phosphates contain both a high level of total and digestible P. The digestibility of different phosphates is however not the same, as it appears that digestibility greatly depends on product solubility.
- Date: 2016-12-06 10:49:09
In the USA, Vietnamese Pangasius exports to the USA were up 27 percent over last year.
Auburn University partners with Ocean University of China to further aquaculture, environmental science researchDate: 2016-12-02 18:11:14
The program will give funding to OUC and Auburn scientists for research in aquaculture and environmental sciences. Eight research proposals were selected for the center’s first round of projects that will begin in the next few weeks, said Henry Fadamiro, assistant dean in Auburn’s College of Agriculture and Auburn’s director of the joint center.
- Date: 2016-12-02 18:09:18
That interest and expertise in aquaculture has helped FKCC become the only community college in the country to win a grant from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Sea Grant program to assess aquaculture management in the U.S.
- Date: 2016-12-02 18:02:23
This was announced by the Director General of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Aquaculture, Dori Morales, during the celebration commemorating Aquaculture Day, organized by the Spanish Aquaculture Society (SEA).
- Date: 2016-11-29 12:24:15
To replace these ingredients with other land animal or vegetable inputs, it is important not only to supplement nutrients such as protein, oil, and carbohydrates, but also to achieve competitive production results with minimal environmental impact.
- Date: 2016-11-29 12:22:39
The intestinal inflammation impedes the fish’s biological processes to break down proteins which fortify the accumulation of undigested nutrient load in excretion.
- Date: 2016-11-29 12:21:41
The executive also expressed confidence that BioMar can contribute to the further development of Haiwei and continue their success through process knowledge, R&D methodology, and continuous improvement of feed recipes.
- Date: 2016-11-28 12:13:42
Every year 340,000 tons of usable whitefish by-product are discarded into the sea. But the fisheries industry has now identified ways of halting this practice.
Infrastructure Development Initiatives to Boost the Aquaculture Market in Vietnam Through 2020, Says TechnavioDate: 2016-11-28 12:07:45
According to the latest market study released by Technavio, the aquaculture market in Vietnam is expected to grow at a CAGR of close to 6% during the forecast period.
- Date: 2016-11-28 12:05:56
Around 26,869 hectares have been developed for aquaculture during the past two years, which has benefited 63,372 fishermen.
- Date: 2016-11-24 10:11:45
The information will be made available in a web portal that presents the industry's sustainability.
- Date: 2016-11-24 09:51:56
Global demand for seafood is projected to increase substantially while harvests from capture fisheries are stable or declining. In cooperation with land-grant university partners and diverse stakeholders, NIFA provides leadership and administers federal funding for aquaculture research, technology development and extension programs.
- Date: 2016-11-24 09:48:05
The feed industry estimates that the aquaculture feed market demand will exceed 1.5m tons annually by 2020. To meet the increase in feed required, significant investments in aquaculture feed are taking place, GAIN noted.
- Date: 2016-11-24 09:46:09
The EU insect sector welcomes the proposal for authorising the use of insect proteins in aquaculture, and considers the guidance on novel food as good working basis.
- Date: 2016-11-22 12:05:36
The memorandum was signed within the framework of official activities of the XXIV Summit of Leaders APEC PERU 2016, held in Lima.
- Date: 2016-11-22 11:41:12
The free database aimed to give a reliable and complete picture of all available information about the seafood sector in specific countries.
- Date: 2016-11-22 11:38:34
Aquaculture involves fish or shellfish farming, and refers to the breeding, rearing and harvesting of animals and plants in all types of water environments including ponds, rivers, lakes, bays, and the ocean.
- Date: 2016-11-18 03:34:05
Businesses and organisations involved in the sector are seeking to boost the value of Scottish aquaculture from £1.8bn this year to £3.6bn by 2030.
- Date: 2016-11-18 03:16:31
Atlantic salmon, mussel and rainbow trout were the main resources, which respectively contributed 54.3 per cent, 33.4 per cent and 7.7 per cent of the total harvested to September 2016.
- Date: 2016-11-18 03:14:01
Researchers from the UN University’s Canadian-based Institute for Water, Environment and Health, and the Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS), have recently felt the need to issue warnings about the future of seaweed farming, based on lessons learnt from negative practices associated with other types of agriculture.
- Date: 2016-11-15 11:51:16
Over 150 students apply for Lallemand Forward Scholarship in North America
- Date: 2016-11-09 15:12:51
The initiative is funded by the Fishery and Aquaculture Industry Research Fund (FHF) because sustainability is a key parameter in assessing the further growth in Norway and development of the Norwegian aquaculture industry.
- Date: 2016-11-09 14:57:38
Over the past three seasons, only a handful of boats, hired to conduct sampling activities for the technical committee, were allowed to fish and sell their landings – about 25,000 pounds last winter.
- Date: 2016-11-09 14:50:20
Scientists found when faced with confinement, restraint or a new environment, younger fish known as juveniles and older fish known as breeders, had similar behavioural patterns and levels of activity, showing consistent responses in animals of different ages.
- Date: 2016-11-04 12:14:15
The objective of the research, which involved researchers from the University of Hermosillo; Juárez University of Durango State and that of Nuevo Mexico as well as scientists from Durango Technological Institute, is to use the raw material in the region to generate low-cost feed that does not affect the quality of the trout.
- Date: 2016-11-04 11:54:23
The health of our salmon, and the environment in which we farm, is critically important to us. The reputation of the independent scientists we use to inform our decisions, and the reputation of Tassal and our employees, is just as important.
- Date: 2016-11-04 11:51:01
Aquaculture is in the spotlight again, with an ABC investigation raising concerns over the sustainability of the expansion of Tasmania’s salmon-farming industry.
- Date: 2016-10-27 11:50:20
About a century ago, hydroponics taught farmers how to grow produce without soil. Now, aquaponics is teaching them how to grow produce using fish.
- Date: 2016-10-27 10:47:49
Qatar’s Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) in collaboration with the Ministry of Municipality and Environment plans to launch an initiative that involves the establishment of four fish farming and aquaculture projects, said a report.
- Date: 2016-10-27 10:41:47
The Hale Group says in a new report that Maine's oyster, scallop and mussel growers could more than quadruple their products' value by 2030.
- Date: 2016-10-19 10:52:27
The transaction is anticipated to be completed in late 2016 and is subject to customary closing conditions.
- Date: 2016-10-17 10:41:48
The participants will experience Marel’s industry leading equipment at close range in a simulated processing plant environment. With ever-increasing demands for processors to uphold food safety, increase yield, and improve the utilization of raw materials, the Salmon ShowHow is a valuable opportunity for processors to see how Marel products can help them address these demands.
- Date: 2016-10-13 12:24:59
Stotish spoke this week at the North Carolina Marine Biotechnology & Seafood Symposium in Research Triangle Park, NC.
- Date: 2016-10-11 11:38:29
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- Date: 2016-10-11 11:26:24
Understanding how and why species are susceptible to a variety of different pathogens is essential to improving overall disease resistance in farmed fish, and potentially developing vaccines to prevent disease in the first place.
- Date: 2016-10-11 11:23:04
These could be useful in flexible scaffolds for tissue engineering, cosmetic treatments against skin ageing, implantable biosensors, and materials for soft robotics.”Reporting in the QMUL team analysed the body wall of sea cucumbers using X-ray techniques at the European Synchrotron Radiation Facility in Grenoble, France.
- Date: 2016-10-04 03:19:28
According to the New Zealand Salmon Farmers Association, 14,037 tonnes of king salmon were farmed in New Zealand in 2011.
- Date: 2016-10-04 03:17:04
They have strong local roots and have an expertise that will be very important in this project.
- Date: 2016-10-04 03:14:38
Scientists who share the vision of thriving fish farms off the California coast met at workshops this year and last sponsored by the NOAA Sea Grant program.
- Date: 2016-10-04 03:11:35
With a 4.5kg New Zealand salmon now worth about the same as a barrel of crude oil, long-term industry players and supporters say now is the right time to awaken the aquaculture sleeping giant. Allison Beckham investigates.
- Date: 2016-09-30 04:47:09
Offshore farming does not solve the problem of fish faeces being released in the ocean, and the salmon industry releases 2.1 million kilograms of nitrogen pollution off Tasmania’s coast each year.
- Date: 2016-09-30 03:24:20
This hearing will be the first time that the Joint Committee has focused primarily on aquaculture, which can be thought of as “farming in water.”
- Date: 2016-09-30 03:17:28
In the natural environment, most of the EPA and DHA come from the fish’s diet – other fish.
- Date: 2016-09-27 12:21:10
Members of the public will be able to learn more about Guerdat’s research at a Twilight Meeting and Research Field Day Wednesday at 4 p.m.