Kite systems offer a great alternative to traditional floats on fishing trawls

Most fishermen use floats on the headline of their trawls but it is worth considering using kite systems as they do offer some advantages, according to Morgère, the trawl equipment manufacturer. Michel More »

The human factor will be a relevant topic in the International Conference AquaSur 2014

The International Conference AquaSur 2014 named “The aquaculture industry, environment and opportunities“, to be held on October 23rd at the Hotel Patagónico in Puerto Varas (Los Lagos Region), will bring together distinguished More »

Fusion Marine participates in exciting new lobster farming initiative

Aquaculture equipment specialist Fusion Marine is participating in a multi-partnership project to develop a sea based lobster rearing system that could ultimately benefit coastal communities. Under the initiative, the Technology Strategy Board More »

New Ambassador for Seafood Nutrition Partnership

Captain Keith Colburn of Deadliest Catch becomes Ambassador for Seafood Nutrition Partnership Captain Keith Colburn, one of the stars of the hit television series Deadliest Catch on Discovery Channel, has become an Ambassador More »

Alltech To Build Aqua, Layer Facility in Eastern Kentucky

Global animal nutrition company Alltech, headquartered in Nicholasville, will become the first occupant on the new Marion Branch industrial site in Pikeville, Kentucky, with plans to develop an aquaculture and poultry layer More »

 

Kite systems offer a great alternative to traditional floats on fishing trawls

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Most fishermen use floats on the headline of their trawls but it is worth considering using kite systems as they do offer some advantages, according to Morgère, the trawl equipment manufacturer. Michel Dagorn, director of...
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The human factor will be a relevant topic in the International Conference AquaSur 2014

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The International Conference AquaSur 2014 named “The aquaculture industry, environment and opportunities“, to be held on October 23rd at the Hotel Patagónico in Puerto Varas (Los Lagos Region), will bring together distinguished speakers who will...
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Fusion Marine participates in exciting new lobster farming initiative

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Aquaculture equipment specialist Fusion Marine is participating in a multi-partnership project to develop a sea based lobster rearing system that could ultimately benefit coastal communities. Under the initiative, the Technology Strategy Board (TSB) has teamed...
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New Ambassador for Seafood Nutrition Partnership

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Captain Keith Colburn of Deadliest Catch becomes Ambassador for Seafood Nutrition Partnership Captain Keith Colburn, one of the stars of the hit television series Deadliest Catch on Discovery Channel, has become an Ambassador for the nonprofit...
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Excentials BV

Excentials BV develops concepts to fit specific challenges and offers EU quality specialty feed Ingredients and additives for livestock, pets and aquaculture worldwide accompanied with technical support Address Excentials BV Vierlinghstraat 51 4251 LC Werkendam Netherlands...
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Alltech To Build Aqua, Layer Facility in Eastern Kentucky

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Global animal nutrition company Alltech, headquartered in Nicholasville, will become the first occupant on the new Marion Branch industrial site in Pikeville, Kentucky, with plans to develop an aquaculture and poultry layer facility. The project...
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ASC Products gaining ground in Europe

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ASC certified products are growing in recognition and popularity in the Dutch market, and gaining ground in Germany, according to a new report commissioned by the organisation. The research, undertaken by analysts GFK, looked at...
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Scottish fishermen play key role in Marine Protected Area designation

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The designation today (24 July) by the Scottish Government of a network of Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) around the Scottish coast is the result of co-operation and consultation involving a wide range of marine stakeholders,...
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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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