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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
New film shows fishermen trialling ghost gear solutions
World Animal Protection has launched a new film showing how fishermen are helping each other to protect their businesses from problematic ghost gear. 27 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
The impact of ocean acidification on wild fish reproduction
A new study has found that ocean acidification could have a major impact on the reproductive behaviour of fish living in affected waters. 27 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Damen fishery vessel for Angola
Damen Shipyards Group has received an order for a state-of-the-art, 74m fishery research vessel from the Angolan Ministry of Fisheries. 27 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
UK fishing industry feels misled after Brexit vote
According to new research from Stormline, UK fishing industry members felt that they were unfairly portrayed and misled during, and after, the EU referendum. 27 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Marin Teknikk secures longliner contracts
Marin Teknikk has entered into contracts with Ervik Havfiske two new longliner vessels. 26 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
HB Grandi trawler set for launch
Work on the three new fresher trawlers for HB Grandi is making steady progress at the Celiktrans yard in Turkey, with the second vessel ‘Akurey’ due to be launched in August. 26 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Nets on display at Nor-Fishing
Richan Netting MFG Co, Ltd is a professional net maker for nylon twisted and braided net, Nylon monofilament and multifilament net, PE and Polyester net, Raschel net, purse seine, safety net, rope, twine, and other fishing accessories. 26 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
New research vessel for Stockholm University
A new scientific research vessel has been delivered by Baltic Workboats to Stockholm University in Sweden. 26 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Vónin branches out into trawl design
Vónin has branched out to design and develop its own range of trawl doors, in cooperation with a leading specialist in fluid and aerodynamics. 26 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Commonwealth Scallop Fishery now open
The Commonwealth Scallop Fishery in Bass Strait opened last week with a catch limit of 3,000 tonnes for the season - the highest the fishery has seen in six years. 26 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
Live fish carrier launched at Gondan
The new live fish carrier ‘MARTIN SÆLE’ was launched at Gondan Shipyard in Figueras, Spain, last week. 26 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Oz Deep Sea Crab fishery gets MSC certified
Western Australia’s Deep Sea Crab fishery is the latest of the state’s 47 commercial fisheries to gain Marine Stewardship Council certification for sustainable management. 21 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Cermaq launches iFarm
Cermaq has made a huge stride towards individual-based farming with the launch of its iFarm. 21 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Marine Antiquities Scheme to record underwater finds
The Marine Antiquities Scheme (MAS) is being launched today to help protect the UK’s marine heritage by encouraging the recording of archaeological and historical objects found by marine users in English and Welsh waters. 21 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
CSIRO conducts orange roughy research
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) scientists have been conducting research off eastern Tasmania to measure the amount of orange roughy stock, to ensure that sustainable commercial catch limits continue to be set for the stock. 21 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
MSC seeks input on labour practice requirements
The Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) will be consulting stakeholders on a number of options aimed at providing the market with greater assurance that MSC certified fisheries and supply chain companies meet internationally accepted norms for labour practices. 20 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
WASSP announces new F3 Widescan Sounder
WASSP Ltd has released its second product for 2016 - and the fifth in three years - the WideScan Sounder F3. 20 Jul 2016 - World Fishing & Aquaculture