Category Archives: Trout

TRANSPARENCY & traceability: M&S launches interactive map showing where fish or seafood is either caught or farmed: 47 species & 71 fisheries plotted

Continue reading TRANSPARENCY & traceability: M&S launches interactive map showing where fish or seafood is either caught or farmed: 47 species & 71 fisheries plotted

BIOSYNTHESIS of ketocarotenoids (e.g. canthaxanthin, astaxanthin) in plants is rare; UK researchers trial trout feeding with GM tomato ketocarotenoids

Continue reading BIOSYNTHESIS of ketocarotenoids (e.g. canthaxanthin, astaxanthin) in plants is rare; UK researchers trial trout feeding with GM tomato ketocarotenoids

“AQUACULTURE is the world’s fastest growing food producing sector”; 10 Year Farmed Fish Health Framework launched in Scotland

Continue reading “AQUACULTURE is the world’s fastest growing food producing sector”; 10 Year Farmed Fish Health Framework launched in Scotland

UNIVERSITY of Stirling nets £22 million for international research hubs; incl. £17m for new Institute of Aquaculture and Global Aquatic Food Security facility

Continue reading UNIVERSITY of Stirling nets £22 million for international research hubs; incl. £17m for new Institute of Aquaculture and Global Aquatic Food Security facility

SEAFISH raises the profile of aquaculture with new web tool for seafood buyers; ‘One stop shop’ on aquaculture?

Continue reading SEAFISH raises the profile of aquaculture with new web tool for seafood buyers; ‘One stop shop’ on aquaculture?

ASC – May 2018 Update: 11,904 approved products in 68 countries; ~750,000t of ASC-certified farmed salmon & 202,000t of tilapia… 

Continue reading ASC – May 2018 Update: 11,904 approved products in 68 countries; ~750,000t of ASC-certified farmed salmon & 202,000t of tilapia… 

SURVEY: 92% of respondents stating that their reputation had been enhanced by ASC certification

Continue reading SURVEY: 92% of respondents stating that their reputation had been enhanced by ASC certification

NEGATIVE press coverage has impact on German consumers’ farmed salmon health & sustainability perceptions

Continue reading NEGATIVE press coverage has impact on German consumers’ farmed salmon health & sustainability perceptions

PUBLIC Consultation: Benchmark report for the GLOBALG.A.P. Aquaculture Certification System: January 31 to March 1, 2018

Continue reading PUBLIC Consultation: Benchmark report for the GLOBALG.A.P. Aquaculture Certification System: January 31 to March 1, 2018

SCOTTISH Parliament inquiry: Views sought on Review of Environmental Impact of Salmon Farming SAMS report content

Continue reading SCOTTISH Parliament inquiry: Views sought on Review of Environmental Impact of Salmon Farming SAMS report content

PUBLISHED: seventh (2017) edition of the biennial Canadian Aquaculture R&D Review

Continue reading PUBLISHED: seventh (2017) edition of the biennial Canadian Aquaculture R&D Review

ASC logo accounted for largest growth out of the 9 labels surveyed in Dutch market: +78%… 65% of seafood now labelled either MSC/ASC

Continue reading ASC logo accounted for largest growth out of the 9 labels surveyed in Dutch market: +78%… 65% of seafood now labelled either MSC/ASC

MERCURY levels too high for safe human consumption in over half of Swedish lakes freshwater fishes; But some wind evasion…

Continue reading MERCURY levels too high for safe human consumption in over half of Swedish lakes freshwater fishes; But some wind evasion…

SCOTTISH salmon & trout producers unite against “key barrier to sector growth” (sea lice); Trials to combine freshwater & hydrogen peroxide-based treatments

Continue reading SCOTTISH salmon & trout producers unite against “key barrier to sector growth” (sea lice); Trials to combine freshwater & hydrogen peroxide-based treatments

TAPPING into global markets for Canadian farmed fish and seafood; $2.48 million funding support for CAIA

Continue reading TAPPING into global markets for Canadian farmed fish and seafood; $2.48 million funding support for CAIA

“OUR role is to be in the background, underpinning and giving confidence that the product is what it says on the label” – Aquaculture certifier

Continue reading “OUR role is to be in the background, underpinning and giving confidence that the product is what it says on the label” – Aquaculture certifier

MILESTONE: Number of ASC-certified products now exceed 10,000… November 2017 Update

Continue reading MILESTONE: Number of ASC-certified products now exceed 10,000… November 2017 Update

UPDATED F.I.F.O. calculation by IFFO shows more salmonids produced than fish consumed in 2015: “For the first time FIFO figures for salmonids are below 1…”

Continue reading UPDATED F.I.F.O. calculation by IFFO shows more salmonids produced than fish consumed in 2015: “For the first time FIFO figures for salmonids are below 1…”