Category Archives: Ireland

With €5 billion sales and profits doubled, EU aquaculture has fully recovered from downturn

Continue reading With €5 billion sales and profits doubled, EU aquaculture has fully recovered from downturn

Marine Harvest Q2 2018 Trading update: 78,500 tonnes of farmed salmon harvested; Below 82,000t guide

Continue reading Marine Harvest Q2 2018 Trading update: 78,500 tonnes of farmed salmon harvested; Below 82,000t guide

IRELAND: “….we would like more people to be aware of what happens in our waters and of how Irish seafood is sustainably produced” – BIM CEO

Continue reading IRELAND: “….we would like more people to be aware of what happens in our waters and of how Irish seafood is sustainably produced” – BIM CEO

THE Marine Harvest 2018 Salmon Industry Handbook has been published

Continue reading THE Marine Harvest 2018 Salmon Industry Handbook has been published

INvertebrateIT regroups as “disruptive, sustainable” aquaculture feed projects respond to call; Roadmap (incl. Investment Plan) soon to be launched

Continue reading INvertebrateIT regroups as “disruptive, sustainable” aquaculture feed projects respond to call; Roadmap (incl. Investment Plan) soon to be launched

NEW strategy for Ireland’s €1.15 billion seafood sector aims to boost competitiveness amidst market uncertainties

Continue reading NEW strategy for Ireland’s €1.15 billion seafood sector aims to boost competitiveness amidst market uncertainties

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’

ESCAPES: Inland Fisheries Ireland cautions against renewal and/or award of salmon farming licences “where conditions are not being adhered to”

Continue reading ESCAPES: Inland Fisheries Ireland cautions against renewal and/or award of salmon farming licences “where conditions are not being adhered to”

MICROPLASTICS found in the stomachs of 73% of mesopelagic fish caught in the NW Atlantic; “one of the highest levels globally”

Continue reading MICROPLASTICS found in the stomachs of 73% of mesopelagic fish caught in the NW Atlantic; “one of the highest levels globally”

MICROPLASTICS: Ireland commits to introduce national legislation by end 2018 to prohibit sale & manufacture of certain products containing microbeads

Continue reading MICROPLASTICS: Ireland commits to introduce national legislation by end 2018 to prohibit sale & manufacture of certain products containing microbeads

IRISH Boycott Farmed Salmon Campaign files petition seeking to overturn Government’s refusal to release details of diseases on Irish salmon farms

Continue reading IRISH Boycott Farmed Salmon Campaign files petition seeking to overturn Government’s refusal to release details of diseases on Irish salmon farms

‘FALSE’ claims: Salmon losses at Connemara Fish Farms was caused by Jellyfish and not Cardiomyopathy Syndrome – Irish Marine Institute

Continue reading ‘FALSE’ claims: Salmon losses at Connemara Fish Farms was caused by Jellyfish and not Cardiomyopathy Syndrome – Irish Marine Institute

‘BOYCOTT Organic Farmed Salmon for Christmas 2017’ petitions for details of outbreaks of disease on Irish salmon farm

Continue reading ‘BOYCOTT Organic Farmed Salmon for Christmas 2017’ petitions for details of outbreaks of disease on Irish salmon farm

IRISH & Welsh scientists team up to investigate the potential impact of climate change on aquaculture in the Irish Sea – Bluefish project

Continue reading IRISH & Welsh scientists team up to investigate the potential impact of climate change on aquaculture in the Irish Sea – Bluefish project

FASTEST growing export markets for UK is Philippines (+289%) in Q3; led by higher demand for Scottish salmon (+226%)

Continue reading FASTEST growing export markets for UK is Philippines (+289%) in Q3; led by higher demand for Scottish salmon (+226%)

EU coastal states representatives emphasise importance of fisheries in Brexit negotiations: “Futures of British and EU fishermen are inextricably linked”

Continue reading EU coastal states representatives emphasise importance of fisheries in Brexit negotiations: “Futures of British and EU fishermen are inextricably linked”