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  • New Trawleye revealed at Nor-Fishing

    Simrad has introduced the innovative new Simrad PX Trawleye at Nor-Fishing 2014. 20 Aug 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Aquaculture linked to poverty reduction

    International research organisation, WorldFish Center, has produced a report with the Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies revealing evidence of aquaculture's link to poverty reduction. 20 Aug 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • EU lifts measures against Faroe Islands

    The European Commission has lifted measures set against the Faroe Islands in August 2013 following their unsustainable fishery on Atlanto-Scandian herring, but the dispute continues. 20 Aug 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Marel wins Innovation Award 2014

    Marel's FleXicut has won the 2014 Nor-Fishing Innovation Award. 20 Aug 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Vacuum pumping better for trawl caught fish

    A collaborative experiment between Nofima and Nergård Havfiske AS has shown that pumping from the trawl’s cod-end is gentler for the fish than lifting the complete catch onto the deck. 20 Aug 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Environment award presented at Nor-Fishing

    The Norwegian Directorate of Fisheries Environment Prize for 2014 was awarded to the company Nofir AS during the first day of Nor-Fishing. 20 Aug 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • ASC passes 1000 certified products milestone

    The Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) has announced that more than 1000 products carrying the ASC logo are now available across 37 countries. 19 Aug 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • ASC certified pangasius now in Hong Kong

    Seafood shoppers in Hong Kong can now buy Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) certified fish in their local supermarket following Market Place by Jasons’ launch of ASC labelled responsibly farmed pangasius in its stores. 19 Aug 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Women dominate Nor-Fishing

    For the first time in the history of the exhibition, Nor-Fishing 2014 was officially opened by a female member of the Norwegian royal family, Her Majesty Queen Sonja of Norway. 19 Aug 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Oceana calls for expanded Balearic protection

    Oceana is calling for expanded marine protected areas (MPAs) in the Balearics to defend the islands from the threat of oil drilling. 19 Aug 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New fish vaccine to protect tilapia

    MSD Animal Health (Merck Animal Health) has introduced a new fish vaccine to help protect tilapia and other fish against the biotype 1 strain of Streptococcus agalactiae. 19 Aug 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Scottish showcase in Japan

    Scottish producers are coming together for the first time this week to showcase Scottish seafoods at the Japanese Seafood Expo. 19 Aug 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New ethics working group

    The UK seafood industry has united in favour of a new all-stakeholder working group set up in response to unethical practices within the global seafood market. 18 Aug 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • NAFO reports on fisheries management

    The Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organisation (NAFO) has released a report on a recent meeting of its working group on the ecosystem approach framework to fisheries management. 18 Aug 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • An MSC ‘first’ for North Atlantic blue whiting

    A group of Dutch, German, French, English, Lithuanian, Danish and Irish pelagic fisheries has entered the first North Atlantic blue whiting fishery into Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) assessment. 15 Aug 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Oceana joins litter research expedition

    Oceana is joining a research expedition to study marine litter in the Baltic Sea, as the problem worsens. 14 Aug 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Oceana calls for Spanish trawling ban

    Oceana is urging the Spanish government to put a stop to trawling in the Minorca Channel, which although banned in 2006, is still carried out with impunity. 13 Aug 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New surimi factory for Senegal

    International investment fund Hermes-Sojitz is funding the launch of a surimi factory in Senegal, Africa - said to be the world's first high-tech factory of its kind. 12 Aug 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • IFFO sets the record straight

    The International Fishmeal and Fish Oil Organisation (IFFO) has hit back at claims that overfishing of sandeels and krill in the Atlantic Ocean are causing a decrease in size and weight of Scottish salmon. 11 Aug 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Vietnam promotes sustainable pangasius

    Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC)-certified GODACO farm in Vietnam is promoting its pangasius this week as part of an EU-funded project. 08 Aug 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Bigeye tuna on overfished list

    Greenpeace says that new figures from the tenth meeting of the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission Scientific Committee (WCPFC), reveal that bigeye tuna is now officially overfished and is in danger of heading down the same track as Bluefin tuna. 07 Aug 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • IceFish Conference to be launched in September

    The largest commercial fishing exhibition in the Northern Hemisphere, the Icelandic Fisheries Exhibition, is launching the inaugural Icelandic Fisheries Conference. 07 Aug 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture