Category Archives: Australia

PETUNA to remove ASC logo from salmon products sourced from Macquarie Harbour; “I think we should take a lot more notice of the science”….

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“THOUSANDS of direct and indirect jobs anticipated”…  Green light for jobs with Huon Aquaculture to set up WA yellowtail kingfish operations

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LOBSTER industry: Innovative whale satellite buoys to assist in disentanglements; ~35,000 whales currently migrating to calving areas in the Kimberley

Continue reading LOBSTER industry: Innovative whale satellite buoys to assist in disentanglements; ~35,000 whales currently migrating to calving areas in the Kimberley

TRAGEDY of the Commons? Of “competing interests” between forestry & aquaculture industries in Tasmania… “Leadership” sought from Government…

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TASMANIAN salmon farming: PhD research highlights “Consistency in what is perceived to be a lack of transparency about information upon which decisions are made”

Continue reading TASMANIAN salmon farming: PhD research highlights “Consistency in what is perceived to be a lack of transparency about information upon which decisions are made”

ROUNDTABLE on international actions for the development of insect Industry: towards a global collaboration between regional associations

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“CLOSEST thing to ocean fresh”; Clean Seas Seafood launches SensoryFresh; combination of rapid freeze technology and logistics protocols

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GLOBAL salmon initiative publishes its 5th year of sustainability data (incl. 14 KPIs); ‘40% of GSI production now ASC-certified’

Continue reading GLOBAL salmon initiative publishes its 5th year of sustainability data (incl. 14 KPIs); ‘40% of GSI production now ASC-certified’

THREE big Tasmanian salmon companies “have been battling in the Federal Court”; Huon Exec. Director “grilled by Tassal’s barrister”

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IKEA, Coles and John West support Australia’s first Sustainable Seafood Week launch: MSC & ASC-certified seafood

Continue reading IKEA, Coles and John West support Australia’s first Sustainable Seafood Week launch: MSC & ASC-certified seafood

CLIMATE Change: Tasmanian study progresses understanding of how Atlantic salmon respond to ocean temperatures in “upper limits of thermal tolerance”

Continue reading CLIMATE Change: Tasmanian study progresses understanding of how Atlantic salmon respond to ocean temperatures in “upper limits of thermal tolerance”

RECORD 1H18 profits for NZ King Salmon; But situation now more ‘challenging’… “extraordinarily hot summer has impacted the survival rates”

Continue reading RECORD 1H18 profits for NZ King Salmon; But situation now more ‘challenging’… “extraordinarily hot summer has impacted the survival rates”

POMV & elections: Tasmania’s “biggest primary industry is tallying the loss of hundreds of thousands of fish”

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TASSAL joins Global Salmon Initiative, expanding GSI membership to 17 firms: 55% of world’s farmed salmon industry now committed to 100% ASC certification

Continue reading TASSAL joins Global Salmon Initiative, expanding GSI membership to 17 firms: 55% of world’s farmed salmon industry now committed to 100% ASC certification

88 reported unprovoked shark attacks and five fatalities worldwide; UF reports 2017 as “average year”; One attack in England…

Continue reading 88 reported unprovoked shark attacks and five fatalities worldwide; UF reports 2017 as “average year”; One attack in England…

ESCAPES: Failure of Huon Aquaculture ‘s ‘Fortress’ cage North of Sydney leads to escape of “20,000 ‘ravenous’ kingfish”; NSW calls for ‘regulating the regulators’…

Continue reading ESCAPES: Failure of Huon Aquaculture ‘s ‘Fortress’ cage North of Sydney leads to escape of “20,000 ‘ravenous’ kingfish”; NSW calls for ‘regulating the regulators’…