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  • A glimpse into the future

    The Icelandic Fisheries Exhibition 2014 was opened by the Minister of Fisheries and Agriculture, Sigurður Ingi Jóhannsson, in the presence of the Mayor of Kópavogur, Ármann Ólafsson and the guest of honour, the President of Iceland, Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson. 25 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • ICES Conference ends on a high

    The International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES) has seen another successful Annual Science Conference, with this year’s event concluding with awards for the best oral and poster presentations. 24 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Seafood fraud rife among Danish fishmongers

    Oceana says that seafood fraud is rife among Danish fishmongers after its recent study revealed that 18% of cod sold is not actually cod but actually haddock or saithe. 24 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • EU partners call for improved safety at sea

    European Social Partners in the fisheries sector (Europêche, Cogeca and ETF) are calling on the European Union to “attach urgency to the policy area of safety at sea in fishing”, which they say is lacking. 23 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Novartis launches aquacare for improved fish health management

    Novartis Animal Health Aqua (NAH Aqua) has announced the launch of aquacare - a fish health management software to assist fish farmers in continuously improving health management practices for the optimum balance of quality and profitability. 23 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Antarctic species need protection

    The Antarctic Ocean Alliance (AOA) has launched a new report detailing specific species that would benefit from designated marine protected areas. 23 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • The future of Tasmanian aquaculture

    Tenders are being called to build a $6 million Experimental Aquaculture Facility in Tasmania. 23 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • It’s all about salmon

    Marel will host its 14th Salmon ShowHow at Progress Point in Copenhagen, Denmark on 11 February 2015. 23 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Dutch companies opt for Dyneema®

    Dutch fishing company Cornelis Vrolijk and its subsidiary Jaczon are replacing their nylon trawls with Dyneema®, DSM’s light and strong UHMwPE (ultra high molecular weight polyethylene) fibre. 23 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New responsible seafood sourcing tool

    UK authority Seafish has launched a new tool to assist seafood buyers in making informed purchasing decisions for their businesses. 23 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Maldives MSC auditor appointed

    MacAlister Elliott & Partners (MEP) has appointed a new auditor who will specialise in Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) assessment programmes in the Maldives. 23 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • First MSC-certified baby food

    French company Yooji has launched the world’s first Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)-certified baby food. 23 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • European Fisheries Fund criticised for failings

    A report published by the European Court of Auditors (ECA) says that measures to support sustainable aquaculture up to 2013 were not well designed or implemented at EU Member State level. 22 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • SFF calls for sector unity as Scotland votes ‘No’

    As the all-important Scottish referendum draws to a close, with the majority voting ‘No’ to independence from the UK, the Scottish Fishermen’s Federation (SFF) says now’s the time to unite. 19 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Sea Shepherd activists arrested

    Sea Shepherd activists were arrested for disturbing a group of dolphins off the Faroe Islands on Wednesday, according to the Faroese Prime Minister’s Office. 19 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Oz plans for aquatic animal health

    Australia is continuing its work in aquatic animal health management and has released its third national plan to ensure a sustainable future. 18 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • WESMAR forms E-Bait Division

    WESMAR has formed an Electronic Bait Division, in preparation for the launch of its Electronic Bait (E-Bait) line of products this autumn. 18 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • PPS East signs three year contract

    PPS East has signed a three year contract with Grimsby, UK, business Jaines Seafood - its longest contract in the seafood industry. 18 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New products from Marel

    In recent months Marel has launched its SmartLine Grader and OCM9500 box and crate labeller. 18 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Young’s supports World Seafood Congress

    Seafish has confirmed that Young’s Seafood Limited will be the platinum sponsor of the World Seafood Congress 2015. 18 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Dardenia restaurants to offer FoS tuna

    Dardenia has become the first Turkish fast-food restaurant chain to offer Friend of the Sea (FoS) certified sustainable seafood and to display the FoS seal of approval on its menu 18 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Tuna stock status update

    The International Seafood Sustainability Foundation (ISSF) released the latest version of its Status of the Stocks Ratings, which compiles the scientific records of the different major tuna stocks by each of the Regional Fisheries Management Organizations (RFMOs) into one document. 18 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture