Thursday, December 15, 2022
European Commission adopts Maritime, Fisheries and Aquaculture Fund programme for Ireland
Following the adoption of the Partnership Agreement 2021-2027 with Ireland, the European Commission has adopted the European Maritime, Fisheries and Aquaculture Fund (EMFAF) programme for the country to implement the EU common fisheries pol ...
Wednesday, December 14, 2022
Mowi and Grieg Seafood recognised as sustainable producers
Mowi and Grieg Seafood have been named the two most-sustainable animal protein producers by the Coller FAIRR Index.
Tuesday, December 13, 2022
Scotland's aquaculture output could quadruple through offshore tech
Scotland's aquaculture sector could earn an additional GBP 4.2 billion (~US$5.1 billion; GBP 1 = US$1.23) in turnover using new technology to support seafood production in exposed offshore locations, Fish Information & Services reported ...
Tuesday, December 13, 2022
New aquaculture solution in Japan supports sustainable seafood output and lowers input costs
A new customised aquaculture-monitoring system has been announced by Kerlink, a specialist in solutions dedicated to the Internet of Things (IoT), and its Japanese distributor, GISupply, which supports sustainable seafood production and low ...
Tuesday, December 13, 2022
Aquaculture opponents in Maine, US, concerned about potential pressure to develop state's coastal waters
Aquaculture opponents in Maine, the United States, celebrated earlier this year when they helped convince state officials to block a proposed industrial fish farm in the waters of Frenchman Bay, right next to Acadia National Park.
Monday, December 12, 2022
Recent regulation in Spain to moderate use of antibiotic use in livestock
A recent regulation in Spain will establish a national reference value for antibiotic use, which will be defined according to the species and livestock classification.
Monday, December 12, 2022
Zambia approves hosting of Aquaculture Africa 2023 Conference
The 2nd Annual International Conference and Exposition of the African Chapter of the World Aquaculture Society (AFRAQ2023) will be held in Lusaka, Zambia on November 13-16, 2023 – thanks to the recent approval to host by the governmen ...
Friday, December 9, 2022
India aquaculture: Leafmeal as replacer of de-oiled rice bran (DORB) in carp feed
The intensification of aquaculture in India invariably requires rapid growth and development in aquafeed production.
Friday, December 9, 2022
Aker BioMarine's krill derived ingredients brand gets approved by Canadian food authority
Aker BioMarine's QRILL™ AQUA — a brand that consists of sustainable and natural krill derived ingredients for aquaculture feeds — continues to make headway in the North American market with its recent registration with the ...
Thursday, December 8, 2022
Stress hormones possibly behind rising cases of bacterial diseases at Norwegian sea farms, researcher suggests
Norway is seeing increased incidences of bacterial diseases at massive sea farms where salmon are raised, and an Iowa State University professor theorised that stress is the cause.
Wednesday, December 7, 2022
Non-executive director appointed for UK's Animal Health & Welfare Board for England
The minister of the United Kingdom's Defra, Lord Benyon, has confirmed the appointment of Julia Wrathall as non-executive director of the Animal Health & Welfare Board for England (AHWBE).
Wednesday, December 7, 2022
New CEO appointed for BioMar subsidiary
AKVA executive Andrew Campbell assumes the position of chief executive officer for aqua feeding technology company and BioMar subsidiary AQ1, from January 1, 2023, BioMar announced.
Tuesday, December 6, 2022
Vietnam seafood approaches historic milestone of US$10 billion in exports
The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) said the country is approaching the historic milestone of US$10 billion worth in exports in a year, Fish Information & Services reported.
Tuesday, December 6, 2022
Norway exports over US$1 billion worth of salmon in November 2022
Norway exported 125,234 tonnes of salmon worth NOK 10.1 billion (~US$ 1 billion; NOK 1 = US$0.10) in November 2022, a new record, with the value of exports up NOK 2.2 billion ~(US$221 million) or 28% higher compared to November 2021, Fish I ...
Tuesday, December 6, 2022
Saudi Arabia launches Aquatic Animal Diseases Network
Saudi Arabia's Minister of Environment, Abdul Rahman bin Abdul Mohsen Al-Fadhli, recently launched the Aquatic Animal Diseases Network in Riyadh, the Saudi Press Agency reported.

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