Tuesday, October 4, 2022
Japan firm to issue first "marine blue bonds" for sustainable fishing and aquaculture businesses
Major Japan seafood company Maruha Nichiro has announced that they will the issue the first "marine blue bonds", with the funds raised from the bonds to be used for environmentally sustainable fishing and aquaculture businesses, F ...
Monday, October 3, 2022
Argentina plans to double fishery exports from aquaculture
Carlos Liberman, Argentina's Undersecretary of Fisheries said the country plans to double fishery exports from aquaculture, Fish Information & Services reported.
Thursday, September 29, 2022
Fish processors in Senegal go to court to urge for shutdown of fishmeal plant
A case taken by a community coalition in Senegal to close a fishmeal plant could have implications for the expansion of production in the region, which has seen major expansion by, specifically, Chinese operators, alongside plants built by ...
Tuesday, September 27, 2022
Indonesian Fisheries Ministry boosts aquaculture marketing using digitalization
Digitalization has been adopted by Indonesia's Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Ministry to improve aquaculture marketing and widen the network of national market actors who are cultivators or business actors, Fish Information & Services repo ...
Wednesday, September 14, 2022
Major Norwegian fisheries pay US$85 million price fixing settlement
Major Norwegian fisheries are now free from antitrust litigation relating to their alleged scheme to fix the price of farm-raised Atlantic salmon, following approval of their US$85 million settlement with salmon processors and other direct ...
Wednesday, August 31, 2022
Nigeria expected to produce 2.5 million tonnes of aquaculture fish annually
Experts from the University of Stirling's Institute of Aquaculture (UK) used scenario analysis to determine how Nigeria can achieve its goal of producing 2.5 million tonnes of farmed fish annually, Fish Information & Services reported.
Tuesday, August 30, 2022
WorldFish's MoU with Malaysian universities to drive cooperation for aquatic food developments
WorldFish had signed memorandums of understanding with Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) and Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) to encourage and promote cooperation in research and knowledge transfer activities for the sustainable development of ...
Friday, August 26, 2022
Prudent use of fishmeal, fish oil could determine future expansion of salmon production, study states
A new study outlines how reducing the amount of marine-derived natural resources, such as fishmeal and fish oil, in the diet of farmed Atlantic salmon will allow the sector to keep growing into the next century.
Monday, August 22, 2022
Salmar Aker Ocean's fish farm in Norway possibly limited to initial biomass of 9,000 tonnes of salmon
Salmar Aker Ocean's pioneering offshore fish farm in Norway should be limited to holding a maximum biomass of 9,000 tonnes of salmon during its first production cycle, according to the Norwegian Food Safety Authority (Mattilsynet).
Monday, August 15, 2022
Companies to grow seaweed in South Australia-based trial on cutting fish farming's carbon emissions
Clean Seas, an aquaculture company, is growing seaweed to reduce the environmental impact of fish farming and livestock, and is working with another aquaculture company, CH4 Global, to grow asparagopsis seaweed at its Arno Bay, South Austra ...
Monday, August 15, 2022
Aquaculture lab in California, US, hit by massive fish deaths linked to chlorine exposure
Researchers and students at the UC Davis Center for Aquatic Biology and Aquaculture (CABA) in California, the United States, are investigating after 21,000 fish died of possible chlorine exposure last week.
Thursday, August 11, 2022
Infectious fish disease detected at salmon farm in Namsenfjorden, Norway
A highly infectious fish disease known as furunculosis has been discovered at a salmon farm in Namsenfjorden, central Norway.
Monday, August 8, 2022
Philippine farmer associations to oppose easing import of fish feed raw materials from ASF-affected countries
Farmer associations in the Philippines said they will oppose an easing of import restrictions on fish feed raw materials from countries affected by African swine fever (ASF).
Friday, August 5, 2022
University of Arkansas appoints fish health specialist for Arkansas, US lab
The University of Arkansas (US) has appointed Kailash Bohara as an Extension specialist of fish health at its Pine Bluff’s Department of Aquaculture/Fisheries.
Tuesday, August 2, 2022
Hun Ty processing 40 tonnes of iridescent shark catfish for debut Cambodian export to China
Hun Ty Co Ltd — the sole company in Cambodia awarded the right to process iridescent shark catfish (Pangasianodon hypophthalmus) for export to China — is currently processing the first batch of 40 tonnes of the fish scheduled fo ...

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