The legislature in Argentina's southernmost province of Tierra del Fuego has unanimously approved a bill prohibiting salmon farming.
Researchers from the University of California Santa Cruz's (US) ecological aquaculture lab won a three-year, US$1 million grant from the Agriculture and Food Research Initiative at the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture.
Ecuador endured similar, though less serious challenges. Like India, it was coming off a banner year: 2019 output skyrocketed 24%, from 540,000 to 670,000 tonnes. That enabled a 27% export surge, from 510,000 to 648,000 tonnes. where COVID-19 disrupted production early in the year.