Local apprentice leads new wave of young blood into burgeoning aquaculture sector

Simon MacLellan, the talented 24yo aquaculture trainee working for Marine Harvest in Lochaber and winner of the Aquaculture Learner of the Year Award, is leading a new wave of Modern Apprentices into More »

New report urges overhaul of fish farm regulations in Nova Scotia

A new report by two legal experts is recommending an overhaul of Nova Scotia’s aquaculture regulations, but it doesn’t call for a ban on fish farms. Instead, law professors Meinhard Doelle and More »

New Zealand Seafood – the Kiwi Christmas Classic

Seafood New Zealand is encouraging New Zealanders to put our sustainable seafood on their tables this Christmas. Kaimoana is a massive part of New Zealand tradition, and our seafood comes from one of More »

DS-Concept Provides $4 Million Factoring Facility to Multi-National Seafood Exporter

DS-Concept Factoring, a global commercial finance company specializing in international non-recourse factoring, has provided a US$4 (€3.251) million export accounts receivable facility to a multi-national shrimp exporter headquartered in Spain with branch More »

New analysis concludes: Safe and important to eat seafood

The Norwegian Scientific Committee for Food Safety concludes that seafood is healthy, safe and important for all groups in the population. The report released in Norway also states that pregnant women’s intake is More »

 

Local apprentice leads new wave of young blood into burgeoning aquaculture sector

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Simon MacLellan, the talented 24yo aquaculture trainee working for Marine Harvest in Lochaber and winner of the Aquaculture Learner of the Year Award, is leading a new wave of Modern Apprentices into an expanding fisheries...
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New report urges overhaul of fish farm regulations in Nova Scotia

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A new report by two legal experts is recommending an overhaul of Nova Scotia’s aquaculture regulations, but it doesn’t call for a ban on fish farms. Instead, law professors Meinhard Doelle and Bill Lahey of...
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New Zealand Seafood – the Kiwi Christmas Classic

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Seafood New Zealand is encouraging New Zealanders to put our sustainable seafood on their tables this Christmas. Kaimoana is a massive part of New Zealand tradition, and our seafood comes from one of the best fisheries...
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DS-Concept Provides $4 Million Factoring Facility to Multi-National Seafood Exporter

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DS-Concept Factoring, a global commercial finance company specializing in international non-recourse factoring, has provided a US$4 (€3.251) million export accounts receivable facility to a multi-national shrimp exporter headquartered in Spain with branch locations in the...
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New analysis concludes: Safe and important to eat seafood

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The Norwegian Scientific Committee for Food Safety concludes that seafood is healthy, safe and important for all groups in the population. The report released in Norway also states that pregnant women’s intake is too low and...
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The 6th Offshore Mariculture Conference – Call for Papers announced!

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The 6th Offshore Mariculture Conference will take place at Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico from June 9-12, 2015. The conference will examine the prospects and provide practical solutions to issues around farming offshore in Mexico. The...
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Presidential Task Force Issues Recommendations to Combat Illegal, Unreported, and Unregulated Fishing and Seafood Fraud

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The Presidential Task Force on Illegal, Unreported, and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing and Seafood Fraud, co-chaired by the Departments of State and Commerce, released its recommendations to the President for a comprehensive framework to combat IUU...
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Cooke Aquaculture’s $150M expansion delayed by years

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Cooke Aquaculture blames New Democratic Party’s moratorium for delays Atlantic Canada’s largest aquaculture company — Cooke Aquaculture — says it has been forced to delay key elements in a Can$150-(€103.428) million expansion planned for Nova...
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In-Situ Inc. Announces Divestiture of PR Aqua Supplies Lt

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In-Situ® Inc. announced today that it has finalized the divestiture of PR Aqua Supplies Ltd. to Pentair plc. PR Aqua Supplies Ltd. is a leading aquaculture solutions provider based in Nanaimo, BC, Canada. PR Aqua designs...
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Iglo Group and MSC spread sustainability net across Europe

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The New Year will see Iglo Group, Europe’s largest frozen foods business, roll out the Marine Stewardship Council’s (MSC) blue ecolabel on pack for all its certified wild fish products across Europe, including the company’s...
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Fish-aggregating devices linked to food security and livelihoods in new study

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A new study by WorldFish, the Solomon Islands Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources and the University of Queensland provides information on the role of near-shore fish aggregating devices (FADs) for food security and livelihoods...
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Coveney delivers €123 million package of quotas for whitefish fishermen

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Increase of 3 percent in €60 million prawn quota  Following 48 hours of intensive negotiations the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Simon Coveney T.D., said tonight that he was relieved that he had successfully managed...
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Quota Agreement Reached At Fisheries Council

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The Fisheries Council talks to finalise catching opportunity for 2015 concluded in Brussels tonight (16 December) with the agreement on quotas bringing some stability for the Scottish fleet – although huge fears remain over the...
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Lipidos Toledo SA (LIPTOSA)

Lipidos Toledo S.A (LIPTOSA) provide vitamin-mineral premixes, manufacture of the various species of zootechnical interest of fish and crustaceans depending on the ingredients available and the different habits in which they develop. We manufacture chelated minerals...
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