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  • Nigerian joint venture

    Nutreco has signed an agreement to enter into a joint venture with Durante, a leading supplier of fish feed in Nigeria and an already existing distribution partner. 18 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • GAA and CAPPMA sign MoU

    The Global Aquaculture Alliance (GAA) and the China Aquatic Products Processing and Marketing Alliance (CAPPMA) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU), in which they will work collaboratively to advance responsible aquaculture in China and globally through the exchange of information and research. 18 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Illegal driftnet fishing returns to Morocco

    Marine conservation organisation, Oceana, has revealed that illegal driftnet fishing has returned to Tangiers, Morocco, despite it being phased out in 2010. 18 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Thailand votes against ILO Protocol

    Thailand has become the only government to vote against the International Labour Organization’s (ILO) strengthening of an existing international treaty on forced labour. 18 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Tuna and swordfish are FoS

    Friend of the Sea (FoS) has recertified yellowfin tuna from Ceylon Fresh Seafood (Pvt) Ltd, and has certified swordfish from the same company for the first time. 18 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • UK port investment

    Peterhead Port Authority (PPA) is investing £40million in the town’s harbour, and has announced the awarding of two key contracts for the design and management work. 18 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Video technology to measure groundfish stocks

    The Port of New Bedford has released a plan to revitalise the Northeast's struggling groundfish fishery and its number one recommendation calls for expanded use of video survey technology in groundfish assessments. 18 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New Bedford revitalisation

    America's most valuable commercial fishing port, the Port of New Bedford, has released a plan to revitalise the Northeast's struggling groundfish fishery and to expand the port's overall functionality. 18 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New feed barge contracts

    Norway Royal Salmon ASA group and related company Wilsgård Fiskeoppdrett AS have ordered five AC450 feed barges from AKVA group ASA. 18 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • ICES releases Arctic advice

    The International Council for the Exploration of the Seas (ICES) has released advice for Arctic and Northwestern fish stocks. 17 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • PV3 trawl door redfish fishing trial

    Preliminary sea trials by a Canadian fishing vessel using PV3 trawl doors from France based Morgère has resulted in a positive catch of nearly 40 tonnes of redfish on fishing grounds off Nova Scotia. 17 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • S&TA submits salmon netting complaint

    The Salmon and Trout Association (S&TA) has submitted a formal complaint to Europe over the Scottish Government’s failure to comply with European law to protect Atlantic salmon populations in parts of Scottish rivers. 17 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Spain commits €250k to tackle IUU fishing

    The Spanish Government is committing €250,000 in funding towards the creation of a Global Record of fishing vessels in a bid to help tackle Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing. 16 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • FoS certification for Tunisian farm

    Tunisian aquaculture farm L’Aquaculture Tunisienne has received Friend of the Sea (FoS) certification for its sea bass and seabream. 13 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Marine conservation in the British Virgin Islands

    Marine conservation in the British Virgin Isles will be the focus of a two year-long project for the UK Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science (Cefas) which kicked off this week. 12 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • FDA: Pregnant women should eat more seafood

    New advice from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is encouraging pregnant and breastfeeding women to eat two to three servings of seafood each week to help their babies’ brain develop. 12 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Scot’s creel fishermen awarded vital funding

    The Scottish Government has awarded funding grants to 141 creel fishermen across the country as part of a £400,000 support package to help develop new markets. 12 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New guide to Australian seafood nutrient levels

    Researchers in South Australia have created a scientific database and a set of consumer-oriented information materials on 22 different seafood species. 12 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Epax Omega-3 still FoS

    Friend of the Sea (FoS) has confirmed that Epax Omega-3 concentrates have successfully completed a renewal audit, and can continue to carry the FoS seal of approval. 12 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Concern over herring deal

    The herring agreement between the European Commission and the Faroe Islands must ensure that the Faroese are not rewarded for unsustainable fishing practices, Scottish fishermen have warned. 12 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Oil spill impairs mahi-mahi

    A new study has revealed that juvenile mahi-mahi exposed to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill have demonstrated a decrease their overall swimming performance by up to 37%. 12 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Fish farm pen system video launched

    Fusion Marine has launched a fly-through video featuring its Triton fish farm pen system to give the wider public an insight into the complex engineering processes involved in the design and construction of a conventional fish farm. 11 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture