Aus$3.85 million for Fish By-Product Processing Facility Project

The Australian Government is providing Aus$3.85 (€2.7) million to support the Tassal Group to construct a new fish by-product processing facility in Triabunna, Tasmania. As a result of the dismantling of the More »

Nutreco reports higher first half-year results

Revenue of € 2,460.0 million; an increase of 2.6% compared to H1 2013. Organic volume effect was 5.2% First half year EBITA before exceptional items of € 108.2 million, 15.0% higher than last year (H1 2013: € 94.1 More »

Tassal benchmarked number one global fish farming company

Tasmanian salmon producer Tassal has been benchmarked as the world’s top salmon farming company in corporate, social and environmental reporting. Tassal’s CEO Mark Ryan said the company had improved one place from More »

Opportunities for Aquaculture in South West England: Q&A published

As reported in an earlier blog posting, BTA are engaged in a public/private consortium with representatives from the Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science (Cefas) and The Crown Estate (TCE) as part of More »

MHG – Notice From The European Commission

Reference is made to our release on 31 March 2014 in respect of the EU Commission’s review of the Morpol acquisition process. Marine Harvest has today been advised that the Commission has More »

 

Aus$3.85 million for Fish By-Product Processing Facility Project

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The Australian Government is providing Aus$3.85 (€2.7) million to support the Tassal Group to construct a new fish by-product processing facility in Triabunna, Tasmania. As a result of the dismantling of the Forestry industry by...
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Nutreco reports higher first half-year results

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Revenue of € 2,460.0 million; an increase of 2.6% compared to H1 2013. Organic volume effect was 5.2% First half year EBITA before exceptional items of € 108.2 million, 15.0% higher than last year (H1 2013: € 94.1 million) Animal Nutrition...
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Tassal benchmarked number one global fish farming company

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Tasmanian salmon producer Tassal has been benchmarked as the world’s top salmon farming company in corporate, social and environmental reporting. Tassal’s CEO Mark Ryan said the company had improved one place from last year after...
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Opportunities for Aquaculture in South West England: Q&A published

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As reported in an earlier blog posting, BTA are engaged in a public/private consortium with representatives from the Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science (Cefas) and The Crown Estate (TCE) as part of a project team to...
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MHG – Notice From The European Commission

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Reference is made to our release on 31 March 2014 in respect of the EU Commission’s review of the Morpol acquisition process. Marine Harvest has today been advised that the Commission has decided to impose...
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New appointment: International Technical Support Specialist

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Meriden Animal Health has recently appointed Kat Konstanti to the role of International Technical Support Specialist. Kat’s main focus will be to support the drive and growth of Meriden’s products in the Aquaculture industry through...
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Cornwall’s iconic sardine fishery nets good news

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An iconic West country industry threatened by EU quotas has been thrown a lifeline. Members of the Cornish sardine fishery community raised fears how landing obligations in the reformed Common Fisheries Policy would apply to...
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Aquaculture report recommends regulatory reform

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New aquaculture ‘development areas’ could be set up in central and northern Queensland if a report by the state’s competition authority is adopted. The draft report recommends reforming regulation in the Aus$80 (€56.1) million industry...
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Boston Seafood Hall Of Fame Created By The Boston Fisheries Foundation

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The Boston Fisheries Foundation, a non-profit celebrating the history of Boston as the cradle of the United States seafood industry, today announced it created the Boston Seafood Hall of Fame to honor pioneers and leaders...
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Scottish fishermen to highlight issues of concern to UK Fisheries Minister

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Scottish fishermen will highlight key issues of concern for the catching sector when they meet with UK Fisheries Minister George Eustice in the ports of Peterhead and Fraserburgh this Thursday  (24 July). Catching opportunities for...
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The Post-2015 Development Agenda and the Millennium Development Goals

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The planet’s oceans, seas and coastal areas provide manifold goods and ecosystem services that are fundamental to human well-being, global food security and nutrition, international trade and economic development, climate regulation, storm protection, energy generation,...
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In Memory of Dr Alex Ploeg, Secretary General, OFI (Ornamental Fish International)

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OFI (Ornamental Fish International) has received the terrible news that its Secretary General, Dr Alex Ploeg, his wife Edith, their son Robert and his friend Robin, perished in the plane crash above Ukraine on Thursday,...
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Request for Proposals: Humboldt Bay Mariculture Pre-Permitting Project

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Proposals Must Be Received by: 10/10/2014 Email Completed Proposals to: Jack Crider, Humboldt Bay Harbor District CEO (jcrider@humboldtbay.org) To receive updates regarding this request for proposals, send your email address to: clerk@humboldtbay.org Background: The Humboldt...
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GAA Partners with National Fish & Seafood, SFP to Launch Small Farm Pilot Project

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In collaboration with the Global Aquaculture Alliance (GAA) and Sustainable Fisheries Partnership (SFP), National Fish & Seafood in late July announced that is launching a project to bring small-scale shrimp farmers closer to Best Aquaculture...
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