Category Archives: Polls/Surveys

HUMANE production & avoiding antibiotics usage: “may increase attractiveness of farmed fish & seafood for U.S. consumers”

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MSC Study: “Seafood consumers want less pollution and more fish in the sea”

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SURVEY: Nearly half of US consumers avoid GMO foods, primarily concerned re. health impact; “What is the right amount of disclosure?”

Continue reading SURVEY: Nearly half of US consumers avoid GMO foods, primarily concerned re. health impact; “What is the right amount of disclosure?”

SEACHOICE new online resource “lets Canadians compare seafood retailers for sustainability”: Of transparency, commitments & achievements

Continue reading SEACHOICE new online resource “lets Canadians compare seafood retailers for sustainability”: Of transparency, commitments & achievements

H2020-funded European project seeks to develop “innovative, sustainable solutions” for improving seafood safety & dietary value – Survey launched

Continue reading H2020-funded European project seeks to develop “innovative, sustainable solutions” for improving seafood safety & dietary value – Survey launched

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

HOT topic: “Salmon stakes: Risks for the Tasmanian salmon industry” –The Australian Institute report; Addressing reputational issues

Continue reading HOT topic: “Salmon stakes: Risks for the Tasmanian salmon industry” –The Australian Institute report; Addressing reputational issues

USE of antibiotics in farmed seafood & shrimp issues top list of concerns for Swedish consumers – Latest ASC survey

Continue reading USE of antibiotics in farmed seafood & shrimp issues top list of concerns for Swedish consumers – Latest ASC survey

SCOTTISH aquaculture firms encouraged to take part in skills study; Sustainable growth partly depends on ability to recruit suitably qualified people… – HIE

Continue reading SCOTTISH aquaculture firms encouraged to take part in skills study; Sustainable growth partly depends on ability to recruit suitably qualified people… – HIE

“CITIZEN science”: DNA testing reveals limited (1-7%) seafood fraud by Canadian retailers – SeaChoice research

Continue reading “CITIZEN science”: DNA testing reveals limited (1-7%) seafood fraud by Canadian retailers – SeaChoice research

“AMERICANS will splurge on sustainable seafood”, 88% will to pay more for it – CARGILL Survey; “Important that seafood industry earns consumer trust” – GSI’s Lazar

Continue reading “AMERICANS will splurge on sustainable seafood”, 88% will to pay more for it – CARGILL Survey; “Important that seafood industry earns consumer trust” – GSI’s Lazar

OF JOBS, Whales, Politics & 21st century email communications… Environment Tasmania eNGO having a whale of a time with ‘Clean Up Fish Farms’ campaign

Continue reading OF JOBS, Whales, Politics & 21st century email communications… Environment Tasmania eNGO having a whale of a time with ‘Clean Up Fish Farms’ campaign

“OBTAINING & maintaining [ASC] certification, which provides consumers and the public full traceability and transparency, is no easy feat” – Tassal CEO & Chairman

Continue reading “OBTAINING & maintaining [ASC] certification, which provides consumers and the public full traceability and transparency, is no easy feat” – Tassal CEO & Chairman

‘SUSTAINABILITY ranking’ of UK pubs & restaurants: “High street eateries and pubs falling short on seafood sustainability” – MCS & Fish2fork

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‘CHINA could buy more Alaska wild salmon’ – Sea Grant report; (De)Marketing against farmed salmon: “superior taste” & “sustainable nature” of Alaska wild salmon

Continue reading ‘CHINA could buy more Alaska wild salmon’ – Sea Grant report; (De)Marketing against farmed salmon: “superior taste” & “sustainable nature” of Alaska wild salmon

ANALYSING European consumers’ attitude towards aquaponic products; ‘Willing to pay more’ for aquaponic fish?

Continue reading ANALYSING European consumers’ attitude towards aquaponic products; ‘Willing to pay more’ for aquaponic fish?

SHARK finning itself is illegal in the U.S. but not buying/selling… New Bill would ban buying & selling of shark fins in USA

Continue reading SHARK finning itself is illegal in the U.S. but not buying/selling… New Bill would ban buying & selling of shark fins in USA

‘FIRST multinational quantification of relative sentiments & opinions of public around distinct forms of aquaculture’; Using thousands of newspaper headlines

Continue reading ‘FIRST multinational quantification of relative sentiments & opinions of public around distinct forms of aquaculture’; Using thousands of newspaper headlines

‘SUSTAINABILITY’ only ranks 5th in European consumer’s seafood purchasing order of priorities: #1: quality, #2: price, #3 origin… – 30,000+ consumer survey

Continue reading ‘SUSTAINABILITY’ only ranks 5th in European consumer’s seafood purchasing order of priorities: #1: quality, #2: price, #3 origin… – 30,000+ consumer survey