Wednesday, March 29, 2023
Indian Immunologicals in partnership to commercially develop fish disease vaccine
Vaccine manufacturer Indian Immunologicals Ltd (IIL) announced a partnership with the Bhubaneswar, India-based Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture (CIFA) for the commercial development of a vaccine against Hemorrhagic Septicemia whi ...
Tuesday, March 28, 2023
Used water from washing uncooked soybeans provides potential nutritional alternative for fish, study finds
Murky wastewater from washing uncooked staples like rice or soybeans may eventually become ‘microbial factories' to grow food for fish at an industrial scale.
Tuesday, March 28, 2023
Australia's aquaculture sector looks to shift away from using fishmeal
Australia's growing aquaculture industry is trying to end its reliance on fishmeal in order to become more sustainable.
Tuesday, March 21, 2023
Aquaculture organisation set to fight Washington, US ban of commercial finfish net-pens
The Northwest Aquaculture Alliance (NWAA) has initiated a concerted campaign to battle the US state Washignton's commercial finfish net-pen aquaculture ban.
Thursday, March 16, 2023
Fish feed mill to lower production costs in Aurora, Central Luzon, Philippines
A fish feed mill is set to begin operations in Baler town, Aurora province, located in the eastern part of Central Luzon region, the Philippines, which is expected to reduce fish feed costs for aquaculture production in the area, Philippine ...
Thursday, March 9, 2023
Suspected ISA virus detected at AquaChile fish farm in Magallanes, Chile
Chile's National Fisheries and Aquaculture Service (Sernapesca) are investigating an Aquachile fish farm in the Magallanes region, Chile, for suspected Infectious Salmon Anemia (ISA) virus, Fish Information & Services reported.
Monday, March 6, 2023
Namibia distributes over 2.5 tonnes of aquaculture fish to help flood victims
Namibia's Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources recently supported flood victims in the country's north by distributing over 2.5 tonnes of freshwater fish harvested from an aquaculture demonstration farm at Epalela.
Tuesday, February 28, 2023
Roslin: DNA reference for key fish species aids food security
A reference DNA code for a genetically improved strain of a key species of fish offers the potential to improve food security for millions of the world's poorest people, the Roslin Institute said.
Monday, February 27, 2023
The value of adding taurine in low-fish meal diet for tilapia
Tilapias (dominated by Oreochromis niloticus) are the second largest group of farmed fish after carps and has become an integral part of human diets worldwide (FAO 2022). The sustainable production of tilapia is reliant on the provision of ...
Friday, February 24, 2023
Alternative fish feed project in Lanao, del Norte, Philippines, produces 867kg of tilapia
The Philippines' Department of Agriculture's (DA) pilot test on cost-effective alternative fish feed has yielded 867 kilogrammes of tilapia in Lanao del Norte, the National Fisheries Research and Development Institute's (NFRDI) said on Febr ...
Thursday, February 23, 2023
Skretting India launches state-of-the-art shrimp and fish feed facility in Surat, India
Skretting, Nutreco's global aquafeed division, has opened a state-of-the-art production facility for shrimp and fish feed in Mangrol, Surat, India.
Wednesday, February 22, 2023
Iloilo province in the Philippines looks to chicken and fish amid ASF threat
The provincial government of Iloilo in the Philippines, a major producer of pork in the country, is looking to increase its sources of protein, including not only pork but also chicken meat and fish products, due to the ongoing threat of Af ...
Monday, February 20, 2023
Togo to set aside US$1.8 million to fishing, aquaculture
Togo plans to allocate a budget of CFA1.1 billion (US$1.8 million) to fishing and aquaculture this year.
Monday, February 20, 2023
Norwegian shipbuilder to create world's first fishing-aquaculture hybrid ship
An order has been placed for the world's first combined fishing and aquaculture vessel — with Norwegian shipbuilder Larsnes Mek signing a contract to build the boat for Myre Kystdrift AS, a seafood business based in Vesterålen, N ...
Thursday, February 9, 2023
US university researchers splice alligator genes into catfish, improve disease resistance
A group of scientists at Auburn University (Alabama, US) published a paper in January detailing their efforts to genetically modify catfish with the cathelicidin gene of an alligator.

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