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Genomic tool for SRS-resistance in coho
A Chilean aquaculture collaboration claims to have developed the first genomic tool for assaying whole-genome variation in coho salmon. 01 Feb 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Sensorex water sensors chosen for smart village
Sensorex sensors are being used to monitor shrimp farms at a pioneering “Smart Village” in India called Mori Village. 26 Jan 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Macduff delivers Lily Mae to Scottish Sea Farms
The Shetland Division of Scottish Sea Farms has taken delivery of the latest newbuild from Macduff Shipyards. 23 Jan 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Automated mort collector for offshore fish farms
Dutch subsea technology company Seatools has completed a feasibility and conceptual design study on a Remotely Operated Mort Collector (ROMoC) for offshore fish farms. 17 Jan 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Sea Pact announces new chairman
Sea Pact has elected Hamish Walker, director of purchasing at the Seattle Fish Company, as the new chairman for its advisory council. 12 Jan 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Taking mussel farming to another level
Northlight Seafood is ready to start production and embark on its ambitious project after years of research. 06 Jan 2017 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Ísfell’s new Flateyri aquaculture facility
Icelandic fishing gear supplier Ísfell has established a facility at Flateyri in north-western Iceland for cleaning and servicing aquaculture cages, providing servies to the region’s growing aquaculture sector. 30 Dec 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Sustainable solution success for Scottish Aquaculture
An investment in Scotland’s first Thermolicer device is proving a success for Scottish Sea Farms (SSF). 23 Dec 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Launching rainbow trout eggs
AquaGen has identified two genetic markers (QTLs) with significant correlation to flavobacteriosis resistance that will be used in rainbow trout egg production. 22 Dec 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Algerian fish farming catamaran
Piriou has secured an order for a newbuild aluminium catamaran for the Algerian fish farm, Eurl Zizou, its first vessel built entirely in Algeria under the ECOREP-Pirou joint venture. 21 Dec 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Industry-wide support for a centre of innovation excellence
The concept of a centre of excellence for Scottish aquaculture has industry-wide support, according to a new study. 21 Dec 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Growing market for innovative baskets
Oyster baskets that improve farming efficiency while growing a higher quality product are helping an Australian company penetrate international markets. 21 Dec 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Tackling parasitic diseases in Europe’s farmed fish
A European Union funded research project is addressing the challenges of disease prevention and management to protect the European aquaculture industry. 08 Dec 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Sunderland Marine's three decades of aquaculture insurance
Sunderland Marine is marking 30 years of insuring fish farms which is significantly longer than other global insurers in the aquaculture sector. 30 Nov 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Innovation meets investment
The Aquaculture Innovation Challenge will be started by the Seafood Trad Intelligence Portal, Fresh Studio and Solidaridad on 6 December. 23 Nov 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Orkney fish farm operational
A new Scottish Sea Farm site in Westerbister, Orkney is now operational following a major £3.5m investment. 04 Nov 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Novel approach to sea lice control
Following a successful application to the European Maritime Fisheries Fund (EMFF), the drive to reduce sea lice and increase harvests of Scottish salmon has received a £1.76m boost. 01 Nov 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Mucosal Mapping Method wins award
Norway’s Quantidoc AS has been announced as the winner of the Global Aquaculture Alliance’s fourth annual Preferred Freezer Services Global Aquaculture Innovation & Leadership Award. 13 Sep 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Kleven signs contract for fish harvesting vessel
Kleven has signed a contract to build a fish harvesting vessel for carrying salmon from fish farms to processing plants for a joint venture between Marine Harvest Norway and Deep Sea Supply. 13 Sep 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Nofima breeding lice-eating lumpfish
Scientists at Nofima have begun breeding lumpsucker (lumpfish) families which have a special liking for consuming salmon lice. 13 Sep 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture