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  • Asian shore crab alert

    There have been two sightings of the non-native Asian shore crab for the first time in Great Britain and now scientists are asking people to come forward with further evidence. 05 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Processors cheating because supermarkets want low prices

    The use of additives to bind in water and excessive glazing are back on the agenda in Vietnam as processors there desperately seek to lower the price of the frozen pangasius fillets they send to Europe for sale in supermarkets. 05 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Super-trawler sets new record

    New super-trawler ‘Gitte Henning’ has set a new Danish record by catching 3,281 tonnes of blue whiting in one tour, reports Thyboron Trawldoors. 05 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Distinguishing females from males

    Scientists have developed a new method of distinguishing yellow perch females from males, which means that it is no longer an obstacle for aquaculture producers of this high-value fish. 05 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • First shrimp farm enters ASC assessment

    The first shrimp farm has entered into assessment against the ASC Shrimp Standard for well-managed and responsible farms. 05 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • U.S. West Coast groundfish certified

    The U.S. West Coast limited entry groundfish trawl fishery has achieved Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification – and has been described by the MSC as the most diverse and complex fishery ever to enter assessment. 05 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Icelandic Fisheries Awards 2014 – call for entries

    Last chance to enter - the deadline for entries for the Icelandic Fisheries Awards 2014 is 1 July, don't miss out! 04 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Leviathan: Death and survival

    Menakhem Ben-Yami reviews a new book on the history of whaling. 04 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Taiwan lifts fisheries output

    Work recently has been completed remodelling three fishing ports as part of the initial phase of the government Fisheries Agency’s programme to improve public perception of Taiwan’s important fishing industry. 04 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Seafood industry provides support

    Local, international seafood companies and their service suppliers are doing their bit to help families in need in Massachusetts, USA. 04 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Seafood industry under threat

    The seafood industry is under threat as climate change and ocean acidification issues worsen, according to a new report. 04 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Portugal bans trawling

    A decree has been issued by the Portuguese government, which bans all deep-sea fishing in an area spanning 2,280,000 square kilometres, to promote sustainable fisheries and the conservation of deep-sea ecosystems 04 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • ‘Best Choice’ barramundi

    Australis Aquaculture’s offshore barramundi farm in Vietnam has received a Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch® program ‘Best Choice’ ‘green’ rating for sustainability. 04 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Seabird behaviour influenced by fishing vessels

    Scientists have found that fishing vessels have a far bigger ecological footprint than previously thought. 04 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • FoS certification for Krill meal producer

    Chile’s Antarctic Sea Fisheries krill meal made from Antarctic krill has achieved Friend of the Sea (FoS) certification. 03 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Herring trawl and seine fishery certified

    Icelandic companies Samherji hf and Síldarvinnslan hf have achieved Marine Stewardship Council Certification for their Norwegian spring-spawning herring and Icelandic summer-spawning herring fisheries. 03 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • NOAA study helps protect right whales

    The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) policy of lower ship speeds in protected areas in the North Atlantic is paying off, protecting critically endangered right whales from ship collisions, according to a new study. 03 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Samba orders Damen workboat

    Damen Shipyards Group has received an order for a Multi Cat 2712 from Norwegian owner Samba AS. 03 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Russia to increase aquaculture production

    The Russian government plans to increase the domestic production of aquaculture to 300,000 tonnes by 2020 and also plans to attract investors to the industry, reports Eugene Gerden. 03 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Sea lice breakthrough

    Scottish aquaculture company Landcatch has announced that salmon eggs with improved resistance to sea lice will be made available for sale later this year. 03 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • EMS continues to take its toll

    Early mortality syndrome (EMS) continues to take its toll on the shrimp farming industry, but advanced knowledge is leading to improved practices and better control of the disease. 02 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Havfisk CEO resigns

    Olav Holst-Dyrnes has resigned as chief executive officer of Havfisk ASA, to take over as CEO of Norwegian furniture group Ekornes ASA. 30 May 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture