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  • UK aquaponics workshop

    Macalister Elliott and Partners Ltd and Aquaponic Solutions (Australia) are running one of the first commercial aquaponics workshops to ever be held in the UK. 23 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Spain issues record breaking fines

    The Spanish Government has announced penalties that could reach more than €11m against Spanish nationals, including companies involved in illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing. 23 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Vietnamese crab exports up

    The Vietnamese Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) says that crab exports have reached nearly US$30million, with even more due to be sent abroad in the coming months. 22 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Global partnership to provide traceability solutions

    International tuna supplier, Marbelize, and US-based Frequentz Inc, are joining forces to provide traceability solutions in compliance with the IUU Task Force Action Plan. 22 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Ocean management strategies needed

    A more tailored approach to ocean management is needed in the North Atlantic to avoid depletion of valuable commercial fish stocks, according to new research led by the UK’s University of Salford. 19 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Mexican companies withdraw from fishing bluefin

    The member companies of the Pacific Alliance for Sustainable Tuna - representing 93% of total tuna production in Mexico – have voluntarily withdraw from fishing Pacific bluefin tuna for the next five years, including the 2015 season. 19 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • National plan for sustainable aquaculture

    Ireland’s Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, has launched a public consultation on a draft National Strategic Plan for Sustainable Aquaculture Development. 18 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Aviation fuel from aquaculture

    Construction has started on an integrated seawater, energy and agriculture facility at Masdar City, Abu Dhabi. 18 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Fish oil market set to soar

    The global fish oil market is set to reach US$2.63bn by 2020, hitting a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 6.1% during 2015 – 2020, according to a new report by Allied Market Research. 18 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • £1.7m grant to protect UK marine life

    The UK’s Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) has awarded £1.7million to ‘Capturing our Coast’, a project designed to explore how the marine environment is responding to global climate change. 18 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Boost for fisheries in Timor-Leste

    WorldFish has signed an agreement with Timor-Leste’s Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries to develop the country’s fisheries sector. 18 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • NGOs applaud Indonesia’s commitment

    The Indonesian Ministry of Marine Affairs and Fisheries (MMAF) has announced its intention to enter its pole-and-line and handline tuna fisheries, for skipjack and yellowfin, into full Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) assessment by the end of 2015. 18 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New aquaculture research projects

    More than 20 new research projects have been awarded funding to address key challenges to the aquaculture sector. 18 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Palau burns illegal fishing boats

    Authorities in Palau have burned four Vietnamese ‘Blue Boat’ vessels caught engaged in illegal fishing off the Pacific island nation's Kayangel Island. 18 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Sea Change Champion award

    World Animal Protection has presented its Sea Change award to Nigel Sanders, a Swansea, Wales, based fishermen, for his innovative project that reduces the impact of lost lobster pots on the marine environment and prevents lobsters and other marine animals being unnecessarily caught. 17 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Sølvtrans orders new live fish carrier

    One of the world’s largest transporters of live fish, Sølvtrans AS, has ordered another Live Fish Carrier from Rolls-Royce. 17 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Oceana criticises Denmark’s conservation ‘block’

    Oceana has criticised Denmark for “blocking” a recommendation to protect threatened Baltic Sea species at a HELCOM Heads of Delegation meeting this week. 17 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • PNA to charge for FAD use

    The Parties to Nauru Agreement (PNA) have passed an initiative to trial a charge of US$1,000 on each Fish Aggregating Device (FAD) set in PNA waters. 17 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • ASL secures BRC certification

    Associated Seafoods Ltd (ASL) has secured prestigious BRC ‘A’ Grade certification for its seafood processing facility in Buckie, Scotland, for the second year in a row. 17 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Quiet on the eastern grounds

    Skipper of HB Grandi freezer trawler ‘Therney’, Kristinn Gestsson, has reported that fishing for saithe and Greenland halibut has been very quiet. 17 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • 'Deadliest Catch' crabber gets a refurb

    The well-known Bering Sea crabber ‘Cornelia Marie’ from the Discovery channel’s Deadliest Catch, has undergone a Cummins repower and a revamp courtesy of its new owners. 16 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Toothfish Workshop

    The Coalition of Legal Toothfish Operators (COLTO) has announced that the inaugural Toothfish Industry-Science Workshop is taking place in Aalesund, Norway, next week. 16 Jun 2015 - World Fishing & Aquaculture