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  • An increasingly attractive proposition
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    An increasingly attractive proposition

    2021-05-21T07:30:00Z

    Aquaculture is in the midst of a technological revolution, with investors identifying plenty of scope for further uptake and value creation, writes Jason Holland

  • Collaboration is key
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    Collaboration is key

    2021-05-20T07:30:00Z

    Speaking at IFFO’s recent seminar, the numbers mentioned by its director general Petter M. Johannessen underscore the need for collaboration between stakeholders from public and private sectors to be strengthened.

  • Skirting a bottleneck
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    Skirting a bottleneck

    2021-04-15T07:30:00Z

    Aquaculture needs to overcome the potential growth limiting issue of feed ingredient constraints if it’s to fulfil its long-term potential, writes Jason Holland

  • Driving a culture change
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    Driving a culture change

    2021-04-07T12:16:00Z

    How do you turn around a whole culture within a workplace, and even an entire industry – especially an industry that’s generally averse to change? It’s something that is being achieved within Thai Union, one of the select group of the world’s heavyweight seafood producers, with Dr Darian McBain as ...

  • Shaking up the virtual aisles
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    Shaking up the virtual aisles

    2021-03-17T07:30:00Z

    Online sales of seafood have soared during the coronavirus lockdown and experts believe the long-term future looks good, writes Jason Holland

  • Assessing the Brexit fallout
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    Assessing the Brexit fallout

    2021-02-15T15:26:00Z

    For much of the UK’s fishing industry and for seafood buyers in Europe, the final act of Britain’s departure from the European Union has been a rough landing.

  • New and uncertain horizons
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    New and uncertain horizons

    2021-02-11T07:30:00Z

    With the Brexit agreement now in place, the seafood industry finds itself in uncharted waters, writes Jason Holland

  • 2022 CFP Review: Fisheries at a crossroads?
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    2022 CFP Review: Fisheries at a crossroads?

    2021-01-02T07:30:00Z

    By December 31, 2022, the Commission is required to report to the Parliament and the Council on the implementation of the Common Fisheries Policy (CFP), writes Brian O’Riordan, executive secretary of LIFE Platform.

  • A green farming opportunity emerges from the blue
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    A green farming opportunity emerges

    2020-12-31T07:30:00Z

    Shifting attitudes and new tech have made Europe’s seaweed sector ripe for dramatic expansion, writes Jason Holland.

  • Surf n’ turf: closing the global food gap
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    Surf n’ turf: closing the global food gap

    2020-11-07T07:30:00Z

    Farming animals in the water and on land has an essential role to play in solving our most fundamental challenge, reports Jason Holland.

  • Reimagining fish
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    Reimagining fish

    2020-08-25T07:30:00Z

    Fisheries and aquaculture can lead the crucial overhaul of global food systems, writes Jason Holland

  • Aquaculture’s crucial role to feed billions
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    Aquaculture’s crucial role to feed billions

    2020-08-14T08:30:00Z

    The recent Virtual Ocean Dialogues conference confirmed that while the sector has made strong progress, some important obstacles still need to be overcome, writes Jason Holland.

  • Can Trump make a bigger fish out of America?
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    Can Trump make a bigger fish out of America?

    2020-07-18T07:30:00Z

    Through its new executive order, the White House is seeking to propel the nation’s seafood sector into the big league, writes Jason Holland.

  • Fostering greater faith in farmed fish
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    Fostering greater faith in farmed fish

    2020-05-29T09:00:00Z

    Do retailers need to be more upfront about what’s gone into the aquaculture products they’re selling? A new report insists that they do, writes Jason Holland

  • Where next for salmon farming?
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    Where next for salmon farming?

    2020-04-03T07:30:00Z

    While as a consumer product, Atlantic salmon has transcended the seafood category, producers now need to adopt new harvest technologies to maintain growth, writes Jason Holland.

  • Cordial post-Brexit relations are critical
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    Cordial post-Brexit relations are critical

    2020-02-26T07:12:00Z

    Retaining market access and consumer confidence are of the utmost importance for both the UK and EU27, writes Jason Holland

  • Raising the swell
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    Raising the swell

    2020-02-05T10:15:00Z

    EU aquaculture production is at record levels, but the sector still has plenty of ground to cover before it comes close to meeting the demands of the market, writes Jason Holland.

  • Seafood assurance in the global supply chain?
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    Seafood assurance in the global supply chain

    2020-01-03T07:30:00Z

    ?Polly Burns, Fisheries and Aquaculture Operations Manager, Customised Assurance at Lloyd’s Register, outlines the value of seafood assurance and its critical role in maintaining quality and mitigating the environmental impacts of fishing and aquaculture.

  • Is RAS ready to shine?
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    Is RAS ready to shine?

    2020-01-02T07:30:00Z

    A new report analysing the ever-increasing investment in recirculating aquaculture systems points to these technologies disrupting the salmon sector within the next decade, writes Jason Holland.

  • The clock is ticking on subsidy action
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    The clock is ticking on subsidy action

    2019-11-26T15:27:00Z

    A new scientific study detailing the continued escalation of ‘harmful’ fisheries subsidies has cranked up the pressure on world leaders to deliver reform, writes Jason Holland