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Coppens International in compliance with ASC
International aquatic feed solutions provider, Coppens International, is now officially in compliance with the Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) Freshwater Trout Standard for responsible aquaculture. 12 Sep 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
GAA and Gfresh to sign MoU
The Global Aquaculture Alliance and Gfresh will sign a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to work collectively to promote responsible aquaculture in China. 16 Aug 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Sites considered for oyster aquaculture in Mississippi
The Mississippi Department of Marine Resources is considering multiple sites for off-bottom oyster aquaculture. 10 Aug 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Lobster farming comes of age in Vietnam
More than 1,500 tonnes of the ornate or flower spiny lobster, Panulitus ornatus, are farmed, or ranched, each year in sea cages off the coast of Vietnam, according to FAO. Juvenile lobsters are caught in the wild then fattened in basic wooden cages in shallow waters off the beach. 04 Aug 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Growth strategy outlined at WA aquaculture forum
Six key areas have been identified as the foundation of a proposed 10-year plan to develop a vibrant aquaculture industry in Western Australia in a report on Western Australia's first Aquaculture WA State Forum. 27 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Shrimp disease courses available in more languages
Online Responsible Aquaculture Foundation (RAF) courses on managing major shrimp diseases at aquaculture farms and hatcheries are now available in Chinese, Vietnamese and Spanish. 27 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Two new members join SAIC Board
The Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC) has appointed two new members to its Board. 26 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
SSC announces new well-boat contract
A new well-boat contract has been announced by The Scottish Salmon Company (SSC) as part of its long-term focus on increasing harvest capacity to provide the finest, fresh sea-loch salmon to customers across the globe. 20 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Thermolicer delivered to Scottish Sea Farms
As part of Scottish Sea Farms’ ongoing initiative to deliver a natural solution to control sea lice, the company has invested over £4 million in purchasing Scotland’s first innovative Thermolicer machine. 19 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Investment ready aquaculture for WA
Western Australia’s Liberal National Government has announced a $1.66 million project to develop an 'investment ready' aquaculture zone in coastal waters on WA’s south coast. 19 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Fitco to present copper alloy net at Nor-Fishing
Greek company Fitco produces and markets copper alloy nets to the aquaculture industry and is looking to meet Norwegian and international operators in the maritime sector at Nor-Fishing 2016. 14 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Klart Vann introduces new products
Klart Vann AS is introducing two new products at this year’s Nor-Fishing exhibition – the AFM® (Unique Bio-Resistant Activated Filter Media) and the Dryden Aqua diffuser. 13 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
New Marlborough salmon farms come on stream
Two new salmon farms have been officially opened in Marlborough, New Zealand, marking the first new space allocated for salmon aquaculture in Marlborough in nine years. 13 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
First four-star BAP trout comes from Peru
Peruvian Andean Trout S.A.C. has become the world’s first company to offer four-star Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) trout. 07 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Upgrading fish farm production in Egypt
WorldFish has appointed Intertek as quality partner for the upgrade of production of around 100 fish farms in Egypt. 07 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Seal deterrent technology wins award
A Scottish company that designs and manufactures technology for the global fish farming industry was one of the biggest winners at the recent Scottish Edge awards. 05 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Restaurant company commits to BAP
One of the world’s leading casual-dining restaurant companies, Brinker International, Inc., has committed to source Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) product, as part of its sustainable seafood procurement policy. 04 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
WorldFish and Odisha State to scale-up aquaculture
An agreement between WorldFish and the Government of Odisha, India, will sustainably boost aquaculture in the state. 04 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Lumpsucker project takes another step forward
A new £2.12m lumpsucker project has begun, co-funded by the Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC). 30 Jun 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Aquaculture project launched in Zanzibar
A US$3.2m three-year aquaculture project has been launched in Zanzibar. 23 Jun 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture