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  • ASC looks at driving change in aquaculture

    This year’s Seafood Expo North America saw the Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) bring together a distinguished panel to join the discussion on what drives environmental and social responsibility in aquaculture. 17 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Four-star BAP status for True North

    True North salmon from Atlantic Canada and Maine has achieved four-star Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) status. 17 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • €17.8m investment for Ireland’s fishery harbours

    A €17.8m Capital Investment Package for the ongoing development of Ireland’s publicly owned fishery harbours and local harbour network has been announced. 17 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New Trailblazer Apprenticeship

    UK authority Seafish has been given the green light to develop a new Trailblazer Apprenticeship for new entrant fishermen in England. 17 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Presidential Task Force releases IUU action plan

    The Presidential Task Force on Illegal, Unreported, and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing and Seafood Fraud has released its action plan. 17 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • IUU vessel detained

    IUU-listed fishing vessel ‘Kunlun’ has been detained for investigation by Thai officials in Phuket. 17 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Spain tackles IUU fishing

    The Spanish government is launching an investigation into several companies for alleged links to illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing under its new fisheries law. 16 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New technique improves fishery forecasts

    A powerful method for analysing and predicting nature’s dynamic and interconnected systems is providing new forecasting and management tools for Canada’s premier sockeye salmon fishery. 16 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • MAN power and exhaust cleaning for trawlers

    Three new wetfish trawlers designed by Nautic for Icelandic fishing company HB Grandi will boast MAN Diesel & Turbo main engines and selective catalytic reduction (SCR), the Danish engine designer reports. 13 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Vaccines for Vietnam

    Global healthcare leader, MSD Animal Health, is helping protect against a common disease affecting warm water fish in Vietnam with AQUAVAC Strep Sa and NORVAX Strep Si vaccines. 12 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New fisheries manager at MSC

    The Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) has a new fisheries manager for the US Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico fisheries as a primary outreach for these areas. 11 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Four stars for Marine Harvest Canada

    Marine Harvest Canada (MHC) is the first salmon company in British Columbia and the second in the world to achieve four-star Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) certification. 11 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Anti-IUU measures could positively affect pricing

    Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd. has said that it acknowledges the recent measures taken by the Indonesian government to combat illegal fishing activities on the Arafura Sea of Indonesia, and expects these measures to impact positively on the company’s pricing. 11 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Canada launches Atlantic Salmon committee

    Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans Canada attended the first meeting of the Ministerial Advisory Committee on Atlantic Salmon on 9 March, in Halifax, Nova Scotia. 11 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Food tray specialist

    From its production units in Belgium and Denmark, plano pack a/s specialises in producing food trays. 11 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Nobbing line from Peruza

    Peruza has developed and sells a wide range of equipment for the first steps of processing small fish. 11 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Protection of fish nursery areas

    Oceana has submitted a proposal to the General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean Sea to permanently close key nursery areas in the Strait of Sicily to bottom trawling. 10 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Hefty fine for illegal mackerel catch

    The master and owner of the Dutch registered trawler 'Frank Bonefaas' SCH-72 were each convicted with illegally retaining onboard mackerel caught in the mackerel box and charged over £102,000. 10 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Major milestone for the Maldives

    One year on from the launch of the Fishermen’s Community and Training Centre (FCTC) in the Maldives, the pole-and-line skipper curriculum has officially been recognised by the Ministry of Education. 10 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Dolav box now winchable

    Dolav has developed its Ace box to be winchable. 10 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Lots to see at the Marelec stand

    Marelec will be exhibiting at Seafood Processing Global alongside other members of the TFT group. 10 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • NFI slams latest Greenpeace campaign

    The National Fisheries Institute (NFI) is calling on media and industry to research and question Greenpeace’s latest fund raising campaign, which “uses tuna as a poster child for its fund raising efforts”. 10 Mar 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture