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  • 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

  • New range of immersion suits

    Crewsaver has launched a range of three new immersion suits - the Endurance 140N, the Endurance and the Latitude 140N. 17 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • IceFish Conference to be held next week

    The first Icelandic Fisheries Conference, ‘Fish for Waste Profit’ will be held on Thursday 25 September during the Icelandic Fisheries Exhibition and is a must for anyone looking to maximise ROI from their seafood products. 17 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Consistent codes for labelling and sourcing

    The Sustainable Seafood Coalition (SSC), which includes major seafood suppliers, brands and supermarkets, has published two codes of conduct designed to give consumers clarity on sustainable labelling and sourcing. 17 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Australia's waters full of plastic

    A new report has revealed that Australia's coastal rubbish is mainly plastic from Australian sources. 17 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New appointments at HB Grandi

    Hb Grandi has made two new appointments - Erlendur Stefánsson is taking over as the company’s quality manager and Karl Már Einarsson will be the new fleet manager of freezer vessels. 17 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • GAA honours Vietnamese seafood champion

    The Global Aquaculture Alliance (GAA) is to present Vietnamese seafood champion Dr Nguyen Huu Dzung with a ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ at its GOAL 2014 conference next month. 17 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Pinkies more effective than scarers

    Warp deflectors, commonly known as ‘pinkies’, are effective in reducing seabird interactions with trawl warp wires by 75%, according to a new report. 17 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Turning tide for sustainable seafood

    The Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) has published two new reports which show the progress being made to secure the future of the world’s oceans. 17 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • All change for fisheries at the EC

    New European Commission President-elect, Jean-Claude Juncker, has announced his new Commissioners and a new combined Environment and Maritime Affairs and Fisheries division, to be overseen by Dr Karmenu Vella. 16 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Black Sea anchovy fishmeal and oil certified

    Fish meal and oil from European anchovy by Turkish companies Koptur Balıkçılık and Dalyan Su Ürünleri, companies of Kobyalar Group, are now carrying the Friend of the Sea seal of approval. 16 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Toothfish fishery recertified

    The South Georgia Patagonian toothfish longline fishery has been certified as a sustainable and well managed fishery for the third time. 16 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Thai Union Group acquires seafood ‘King’

    Thai Union Frozen Products Public Company Limited (TUF) is to acquire 100% of the assets and the trademark of one of the world’s top seafood brands, Norway’s ‘King Oscar’. 16 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Young Scientist Award winner

    Kiranpreet Kaur, from the Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Sea Lice Research Center, has been announced as the Novartis Animal Health (NAH) Young Scientist Award for her presentation on the mechanism behind azamethiphos resistance in salmon lice (Lepeophtheirus salmonis). 16 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Views sought on climate change impacts

    Seafish and the MCCIP (Marine Climate Change Impacts Partnership) are asking seafood businesses and organisations in the UK for their views on the impact of climate change on the seafood industry and how they might respond, in order to help the industry to adapt in the future. 16 Sep 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture