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  • Industry puts trust in EU ministers

    The Pew Charitable Trusts is calling on the European Union’s fisheries ministers to put an end to overfishing in the Atlantic Ocean and adjacent waters and implement the reformed Common Fisheries Policy (CFP) at their upcoming December meeting. 28 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Carrefour sponsors sole assessment

    French retailer Carrefour is offering financial support towards the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification of FROM Nord’s Eastern Channel and North Sea sole fishery. 28 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • More Omega-3’s certified

    Laboratoire LESCUYER® Omega-3 dietary supplements have been confirmed to be compliant with Friend of the Sea standards and can continue to display the Friend of the Sea seal of approval. 28 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Strong year continues for SSC

    The Scottish Salmon Company (SSC) is continuing its strongest year since inception with third quarter revenues of £33.6m – a rise of 82% on the same period in 2013. 27 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New test to detect toxins in fish

    Scottish food safety company R-Biopharm Rhône has launched a new test to detect toxins in fish. 27 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Lessons learned in the fight against EMS

    The widespread shrimp disease continues to be a multi-billion dollar problem, but there is reason for rising optimism, writes Jason Holland. 27 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Ebola and fish market – curse, blessing or both?

    Menakhem Ben-Yami looks at how the Ebola scare is affecting West African fisheries. 27 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Stavis Seafoods expands facilities

    Stavis Seafoods has announced that it will take possession of facility space located in Boston, USA, from December this year. 27 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • ‘Miss Berdie’ increases capacity

    Newport, Oregon-based fishing vessel ‘Miss Berdie’ has recently completed a project to increase the vessel’s capacity. 27 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • West African countries to boost sustainable fisheries

    West African countries are cracking down on illegal fishing and starting to launch community rights based fisheries as part of new efforts to introduce sustainable fisheries management and protect their valuable marine resources. 26 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Benchmark acquisitions to boost salmon egg production

    UK-based Benchmark Holdings PLC is to buy the entire issued share capital of Norway’s SalmoBreed AS and 81.64% of the issued share capital of Iceland’s Stofnfiskur HF. 26 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • AOS-USA calls for an end to slavery

    The Apostleship of the Sea of the United States of America (AOS-USA) is calling for an end to human trafficking in the Thai fishing industry, along with the release of activist Andy Hall. 26 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Stronger measures needed to protect tuna

    The International Seafood Sustainability Foundation (ISSF) is urging the Western and Central Pacific Council (WCPFC) to eliminate exemptions and optional clauses in its Conservation Measure 2013-01 concerning the management of bigeye, yellow and skipjack tuna. 26 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New RFS standards

    UK authority Seafish's Responsible Fishing Scheme (RFS) will reach an important milestone next week when the RFS Oversight Board is expected to agree the finalised standards for ISO 17065 accreditation. 26 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • MAN power for US fishing trawler

    MAN Diesel and Turbo is to supply an MAN 9L32/44CR engine to power a new trawler for independent US fishing company, Fishermen’s Finest. 26 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Pacific hake fishery re-certified

    The Pacific hake mid-water trawl fishery, which operates off the west coast of the United States and Canada, has achieved MSC re-certification. 26 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Adding value the way forward for pangasius

    In the first nine months of 2014, the value of Vietnam’s exports of frozen pangasius products remained more or less static at $1.28 billion, a slight rise of 0.2% compared with the same period last year. 25 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Rewarding sustainable fishermen

    A new report says that fishing boats bringing benefits to local communities and conserving UK seas must be rewarded with more opportunities to fish. 25 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • BAP set to grow again in 2014

    The Global Aquaculture Alliance’s (GAA) Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) program is again expecting year-on-year growth, in terms of the number of BAP-certified facilities and the volume of product originating from BAP-certified facilities. 25 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Celebrities urge consumers to try more fish

    The UK’s National Federation of Fishermen’s Organisation’s (NFFO) new blog has been launched with an article by ex-England rugby star Matt Dawson. 25 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • HB Grandi expansion

    Groundbreaking has taken place for the expansion of HB Grandi‘s Nordurgardur processing plant in Iceland. 25 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Abalone farming expansion gets green light

    Ocean Grown Abalone has been granted approval to expand its abalone aquaculture operations in Flinders Bay, off Augusta, Western Australia. 25 Nov 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture