- Date: 2016-02-11 03:53:48
In a study by the University of Stirling in 2015, it was estimated that globally another 6 million tonnes of by-products are not utilised.
- Date: 2016-02-11 03:19:57
One local researcher is trying to change the way fish are farmed on our coast.
- Date: 2016-02-11 03:16:10
Long-awaited U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) catfish inspections, mandated by Farm Bills since 2008, will begin next March, according to a final rule establishing an inspection program for fish in the order Siluriformes, including catfish.
- Date: 2016-02-09 04:27:18
Minnesota’s abundance of high-quality feed is one factor spurring the development of shrimp aquaculture in the state, says Michael Sparby, AURI senior project strategist. Minnesota has several small shrimp farms producing Pacific white shrimp indoors, including Four Seasons in Little Falls and Northern Tide in Elgin.
- Date: 2016-02-09 03:25:24
The Life Science Awards recognise the leading organisations, individuals and projects in the Scottish life sciences sector, which employs some 35,000 people and contributes more than £3.5 billion a year to the Scottish economy.
- Date: 2016-02-09 03:09:05
New regulations have been launched to control illegal, unreported, and unregulated fishing (IUUF), decrease in wild populations, and unsustainable aquatic farming.
- Date: 2016-02-09 03:07:41
The Gulf of Mexico is now open for commercial fish farming.
- Date: 2016-02-08 20:17:57
Prime minister Voreqe Bainimarama said in the opening ceremony, “Fishing is not just an industry in Fiji, not just a way of providing food. Fishing is a part of our culture, a part of what makes us Fijian.
- Date: 2016-02-02 10:25:10
Mari's Garden faces high energy consumption due to aquaponics on site that combine growing plants hydroponically with growing fish through aquaculture.
- Date: 2016-02-02 09:54:41
According to an analysis by the Center of Studies for Sustainable Rural Development and Food Sovereignty (CEDRSSA), during 2016-2017 the industry is expected to grow by 87,000 tons per year in Sonora and Sinaloa.
- Date: 2016-02-02 09:41:59
In order to help tilapia farms in Africa evaluate their farm management plans, a “sustainability barometer” has been designed as part of a project conducted by IRTA.
- Date: 2016-01-21 04:42:30
The new rule, effective February 12, will allow American seafood farmers to apply for a permit to operate an offshore aquaculture farm in the Gulf of Mexico.
- Date: 2016-01-21 04:01:31
Fisheries for trawlers targeting pollock, cod, flounders and other groundfish open Jan. 20.
- Date: 2016-01-21 03:48:57
The Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific (NACA) has provided advice on the need for the EHP management in Asiatic region. Now, a fresh consolidated advisory will be issued to Indian farmers, K. Vijayan, Director, CIBA, emphasized at a national consultative meeting.
- Date: 2016-01-19 10:14:25
Bruce Hancock, the province’s director of aquaculture, said the plans must show a clear indication for a start of development and benchmarks for various goals.
- Date: 2016-01-19 09:56:39
The DMR evaluates several criteria for the granting of leases, including the effect of the proposed lease upon riparian owners’ shore access, navigation, fishing and other uses of the area, and ecologically significant plants and animals.
- Date: 2016-01-19 09:38:51
Nofima’s part of the project is financed by SalmoBreed AS. Partners are SalmoBreed AS, The Roslin Institute (UK), Akvaforsk Genetics Center AS, Marine Harvest and Centre for Integrative Genetics (CIGENE).
- Date: 2016-01-14 14:21:20
Yogesh Girdhar wowed the room with a video of what looked like a small shoebox awkwardly paddling underwater.
- Date: 2016-01-14 14:08:46
The regulations open up the Gulf of Mexico for seafood production in a strip of ocean beginning where the state’s jurisdiction leaves off — 3 to 9 miles offshore, depending on the state — and extends to 200 miles offshore.
- Date: 2016-01-14 13:51:53
Since the programme began, scientists have made progress both catching wild scampi using pots, and raising them from eggs at the Glen Aquaculture Park near Nelson.
- Date: 2016-01-14 13:37:26
Calysta is marketing FeedKind Aqua to the global salmon farming industry.
- Date: 2016-01-12 03:55:30
The research is considered of great interest to the European aquaculture sector, as parasites can pose a risk to food safety of people and, therefore, cause serious social and economic damage.
- Date: 2016-01-12 03:53:33
The MoU was also signed by Shanghai Jiao Tong University and Japan's Asia Water Business Consultant as technology providers.
- Date: 2016-01-12 03:47:23
Dr Diane Morrison (DVM), Marine Harvest’s Director of Fish Health and Food Safety, was one of the eight authors of the study.
- Date: 2016-01-07 03:31:23
By 2020, BC aims to be the first region in the world to be certified by ‘Gold Standard’ environmental programs, which includes having all farm-raised Atlantic salmon ASC certified.
- Date: 2016-01-07 03:11:01
In the UK, a new survey for the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) reveals that UK fish consumption is increasing.
- Date: 2016-01-07 03:08:59
The University of Exeter and the Centre for the Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Sciences (Cefas) are leading on a £1.97M BBSRC-Newton Fund project.£2M grant to reduce major aquaculture diseases will benefit small-scale farmers in India, Bangladesh and Malawi.
- Date: 2016-01-05 12:43:19
Morefish, which is funded by the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine, aims to develop and test new innovative technologies and processes.
- Date: 2016-01-05 11:14:38
The recent floods in the Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh and an outbreak of a fungal disease on shrimps may hit revenue of aquaculture companies and exports for the next fiscal year ending March 31, 2017, officials say.
- Date: 2016-01-05 10:56:46
In 2014, Norwegian salmonid production exceeded 1.3 million metric tons, with Atlantic salmon being the most important species and rainbow trout accounting for approximately 5% of production volume.
- Date: 2015-12-22 10:34:37
UF Professor James Anderson says shrimp industry is recovering from a disease.
- Date: 2015-12-22 10:01:23
The rule will implement the Aquaculture Fisheries Management Plan, which established a regional permitting process to manage and develop an aquaculture industry in the Gulf of Mexico.
AIM-listed biotech firm Benchmark to buy shrimp food manufacturer Inve Aquaculture from RBS and Rabobank for $342mDate: 2015-12-22 09:52:59
Inve's management team will remain with the combined company, and will retain its interest in the company.
- Date: 2015-12-22 09:50:15
The provinces of Sancti Spiritus, Camaguey and Villa Clara exceeded their goals for aquaculture production by 5,500t, 4,700t and 2,5000t respectively.
- Date: 2015-12-18 09:18:49
The factory will be positioned to deliver feed to Marine Harvest operations in Scotland, Ireland and the Faroe Islands, but this may change or develop over time.
- Date: 2015-12-18 09:13:48
Company hosted a public consultation in Marystown this week
- Date: 2015-12-18 09:09:06
City of Karratha Mayor Peter Long believes it is important for the region to diversify.
- Date: 2015-12-15 17:51:20
Sardines are the largest contributor to fish production volumes for the industry, followed by tuna, shark and flathead.
- Date: 2015-12-15 17:18:16
The researchers have obtained very promising results in the labs, but the use of bacteriophages on an industrial scale requires knowing what environmental impact may be exerted by them, in particular on the bacterial ecology.
- Date: 2015-12-15 17:06:37
Hawaii’s aquaculture sales totaled $78.2 million in 2014, a 40.4 percent increase from 2012, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agriculture Statistics Services and the state Department of Agriculture reported in November.
- Date: 2015-12-08 04:56:53
The salmon’s pathway to the market will involve a similarly complex formulation.
- Date: 2015-12-08 03:24:32
This increase in aquaculture products sales, which include shellfish, finfish and algae, is the third major product and the largest increase since 2010.
- Date: 2015-12-08 03:19:40
Aquaculture is a growing sector in the world and a $60-million industry in Nova Scotia.
- Date: 2015-12-03 03:49:36
Companies are capable of offering four-star BAP product if the product originates from BAP-certified feed mills, hatcheries, farms and processing plants.
- Date: 2015-12-03 03:29:45
The Environmental Protection Agency and island fisheries service are currently reviewing the performance of hatcheries to decide if they should be regulated.
- Date: 2015-12-03 03:18:42
Staff from the Southeastern MA Aquaculture Center, Barnstable County Cape Cod Cooperative Extension Marine Program, & Woods Hole Sea Grant will again be offering an 8-week course on the basics of shellfish aquaculture.
- Date: 2015-11-30 15:04:38
The report also reveals that the evolution of fish consumption in Spain over the past five years has not been satisfactory as it has been reduced to 1 kg per person.
- Date: 2015-11-30 14:10:08
The topics of discussion also included hatchery and seed production experiences in the cultivation of species like cobia, silver pompano and Asian sea bass.
- Date: 2015-11-30 14:03:05
Officials say growing them together benefits the environment because the mussels and kelp act as filters, and the set-up doesn’t take up a lot of space.
- Date: 2015-11-26 04:19:23
Nutreco continues its commitment to growth in Egypt by investing in additional tilapia fish feed capacity.
- Date: 2015-11-26 03:41:31
Fishing has been an important employment around the Mediterranean Sea for centuries but nowadays wild fish stocks are seriously depleted and the majority of Mediterranean gilthead seabream and sea bass is produced in fish farms.
- Date: 2015-11-26 03:06:02
More people than ever before rely on fish as a source of nutrition, income and wellbeing.
- Date: 2015-11-23 10:46:24
The symposium is expected to provide a platform for researchers, technologists, entrepreneurs and farmers to meet, share, discuss and evaluate the current developments in cage aquaculture in the region and its future.
- Date: 2015-11-19 03:49:50
WWF says it also regrets lack of action to ensure sustainable management of the Atlantic blue shark and is very concerned by the fact that little action was taken to recover the overexploited bigeye tuna in the Atlantic.
- Date: 2015-11-19 03:33:58
Aquaculture harvests in the Mashpee River since 2006 have ranged from 100,000 to 520,000 oysters per year, or up to five per cent of the estuary’s nitrogen reduction goals.
- Date: 2015-11-19 03:28:03
Rows of tanks, full of fish, line the Mote Aquaculture Research Park.
- Date: 2015-11-17 04:37:32
The main issue was that thousands of farmed salmon were affected by furunculosis, a bacterial fish disease that also is present in wild salmon.
- Date: 2015-11-17 04:06:15
The company announced that this is to be the first of three or four planned divestitures.
- Date: 2015-11-17 03:46:15
A few commercial fishermen quietly collected their daily load of scallops with long dip nets from their boats, a common sight on the coastal estuary, despite the loss of eelgrass and other organisms that has accompanied development in the watershed.
- Date: 2015-11-10 04:33:09
Dr Wu presented on Nutriad’s Quorum Sensing Technology, a novel application in functional shrimp feeds for EMS strategy.
- Date: 2015-11-10 04:12:17
Salmon anglers and outfitters have been voicing their concerns on CBC Radio's The Broadcast, as have fish biologists.
- Date: 2015-11-10 04:10:55
In terms of price, he remarked that the white meat from fish is more affordable than red meat, and in terms of maintenance, fish is easier to farm than raising cattle, and the harvest is also faster.
- Date: 2015-11-09 04:02:20
Same gene regulates the timing of puberty in humans
- Date: 2015-11-09 03:30:03
Digestibility trials indicated that hybrid striped bass fed with non-GMO soybean meal had a significantly higher rate of protein absorption than fish fed other meals.
- Date: 2015-11-09 03:16:06
24 million kroner in funds aim to boost jobs and export
- Date: 2015-11-03 03:30:13
NOAA said the US marine aquaculture business was worth £403 million in 2013 (the figures for 2014 are not yet available). Salmon, oysters and clams are the three most important products.
- Date: 2015-11-03 03:10:51
Today he is teaching others at an Aquaculture Field Day at VSU’s Randolph Farm.
- Date: 2015-11-03 03:05:26
The sensor was developed through the EU-funded AQUALITY project and is the first to have been designed specifically with aquaculture in mind.
- Date: 2015-10-29 04:35:21
The cloud-based technology enables complete traceability of all parameters associated with aqua farms, which can be digitally entered into an Android-enabled system, on-site, and retrieved and analysed by farm managers and National Fish & Seafood’s dedicated aquaculture team.
- Date: 2015-10-29 04:01:48
Norway-based salmon farmer Marine Harvest reported a total harvest volume of 105,963 metric tons (MT) in the third-quarter of 2015, down from 107,333 MT in the corresponding period of last year, which it largely attributed to continuing biological challenges, particularly sea lice.
- Date: 2015-10-29 03:35:34
Expansion and intensification should be done cautiously and slowly, and environmental warnings must be taken seriously.
- Date: 2015-10-27 04:09:53
Camanor director to speak at GOAL conference
- Date: 2015-10-27 03:46:28
A new aquaculture research centre in Hobart's south is expected to help reduce the cost of salmon production and help fish farms better deal with climate change.
- Date: 2015-10-27 03:40:34
N.L. production poised to rival that of British Columbia, says Keith Hutchings
- Date: 2015-10-27 03:37:31
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) launched a quick response and, working with the Wisconsin Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (WVDL), quickly learned that a deadly virus was responsible: viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus, or VHSv.
- Date: 2015-10-22 04:58:39
Using sea urchins and shrimp as models, UAB scientists discovered that one species could feed another from its waste, without needing to use traditional food at all.
- Date: 2015-10-22 04:02:32
The company said the VND800 billion (US$36 million) would employ poly-greenhouses, recirculating-aquaculture systems and biofloc technology from Israel, the US and the Netherlands.
- Date: 2015-10-22 03:53:46
The new recirculating aquaculture testing and learning environment in Laukaa helps in modernising production methods.
- Date: 2015-10-22 03:13:46
The new locations would bring hundreds of jobs to Bluff, Stewart Island and Riverton.
Depletion in the volume of captured fish is expected to be one of the major factors driving global aquaculture production over the next few years.Date: 2015-10-19 04:25:39
In addition, increasing consumer awareness regarding health benefits associated with consumption of fish and fish products is expected to fuel aquaculture production.
China is now the largest marine fisheries producer, the largest aquaculture producer and the largest net exporter of fish products: OECDDate: 2015-10-19 03:22:39
The OECD added that last year was the first time that aquaculture production -- the breeding of fish for harvesting -- became a bigger source of fish products for consumers than capture fisheries with an annual growth rate of seven percent.
- Date: 2015-10-19 03:16:12
- Date: 2015-10-19 03:06:54
- Date: 2015-10-15 03:40:40
Fish meal, the typical feed for farm-raised shrimp, costs in the neighborhood of $2,500 a ton, Carillo says, while cottonseed at $300 a ton can offer a cost-saving alternative, if productivity measures up.
- Date: 2015-10-15 03:29:04
The External Audit Section will use the new system to carry out a new phase of inspections to help prevent fishing, selling and marketing of fingerlings and reinforce regional capacities in applying regulations for the inspection of fishing enterprises.
- Date: 2015-10-15 03:24:55
Nova Scotia stopped accepting licence applications for open water operations in May 2013
- Date: 2015-10-13 04:16:07
The project will develop new vaccines based on Danish variants of the relevant bacteria and also takelocal variations into account.
- Date: 2015-10-13 03:52:10
Myanmar's fishery products will almost certainly gain access to global markets if cold storage facilities can be upgraded and farming techniques are developed, said U Win Kyaing, MFF general secretary.
- Date: 2015-10-13 03:43:47
Levine has worked in this country and abroad focusing on using algae as fuel and as a food additive to boost nutrition.
- Date: 2015-10-09 04:26:46
Located along the vast British Columbia coastline, the farm sites are the first set of sites to earn BAP certification under the group farm programme.
- Date: 2015-10-09 03:20:34
Deal marks entry into salmon feed business, expands presence in global aquaculture
- Date: 2015-10-09 03:08:31
The biggest hurdle, particularly for small-scale fish farmers such as Chris Bentley of Bradley Bay Farms in Quinby, Va., is growing their business to scale.
- Date: 2015-10-06 04:37:23
Danilo Rosales Pichardo, INPESCA vice president, stated that for the moment they are exchanging information with Taiwanese entrepreneurs.
- Date: 2015-10-06 03:36:26
The study on seaweeds would focus on how to maintain the production of seaweed seeds based on species-environment interactions while those on mud crabs would be on how to keep them producing offspring at higher temperature.
- Date: 2015-10-06 03:14:47
The Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center (SEAFDEC) is putting in place measures to make the world’s fish and marine industry sustainable to help feed a growing global population.
- Date: 2015-10-01 04:30:12
Shrimp is North America’s favourite seafood: Americans consume more than a billion pounds of it annually, with nearly all of it sourced from overseas. Shrimp farming has been commonplace in Southeast Asia for decades, but in open outdoor ponds that carry enormous environmental and human costs.
- Date: 2015-10-01 03:11:13
Amy’s current stock of Cobia should be ready to go to market by the end of the year.
- Date: 2015-10-01 03:04:48
A champion of seafood sustainability, Mr Herzig’s career in seafood spans more than four decades.
- Date: 2015-09-29 03:09:51
For almost two years Ctaqua Technology Centre investigators have been working on a project that, among other goals, seeks the development of acoustic techniques with the capacity to boost feeding processes in aquaculture facilities in estuaries.
- Date: 2015-09-29 02:50:17
A video produced by Saving Seafood and released in partnership with IFFO and Omega Protein highlights the sustainably harvested marine ingredients that have fueled the growth of aquaculture worldwide. The video premiered today at the IFFO Annual Conference in Berlin.