Category Archives: New Brunswick

AFTER salmon, seabass & seabream… Cooke Inc. embarks onto shrimp farming with Seajoy Seafood acquisition in Latin America

Continue reading AFTER salmon, seabass & seabream… Cooke Inc. embarks onto shrimp farming with Seajoy Seafood acquisition in Latin America

ESCAPES & hybridization: Atlantic Salmon Federation statement (05.09.2018) on European origin aquaculture Atlantic salmon within the Bay of Fundy

Continue reading ESCAPES & hybridization: Atlantic Salmon Federation statement (05.09.2018) on European origin aquaculture Atlantic salmon within the Bay of Fundy

MARINE Harvest finalises acquisition of Northern Harvest in Atlantic Canada; effective July 3

Continue reading MARINE Harvest finalises acquisition of Northern Harvest in Atlantic Canada; effective July 3

SEA LICE: Cooke Aqua adopts Thermolicer technology as chemical-free sea lice management tool; First-time use in Atlantic Canada

Continue reading SEA LICE: Cooke Aqua adopts Thermolicer technology as chemical-free sea lice management tool; First-time use in Atlantic Canada

COOKE Aqua: “Any ban on Atlantic salmon farming would be based purely on emotion and ideology, not science”; Bill 2957 to ban salmon farms dies in WA Legislature

Continue reading COOKE Aqua: “Any ban on Atlantic salmon farming would be based purely on emotion and ideology, not science”; Bill 2957 to ban salmon farms dies in WA Legislature

‘BLOOD water’ in Scotland: BBC echoes call from Staniford urging SSPO to expel Cooke Aquaculture due to breaches of industry’s code of practice

Continue reading ‘BLOOD water’ in Scotland: BBC echoes call from Staniford urging SSPO to expel Cooke Aquaculture due to breaches of industry’s code of practice

COOKE acquires Omega Protein (“on track to be approved by the MSC”) for US$500 million; Strategic move into feed business

Continue reading COOKE acquires Omega Protein (“on track to be approved by the MSC”) for US$500 million; Strategic move into feed business

COOKE VP Communications Nell Halse to retire at end of 2017, replacement appointed: Joel Richardson

Continue reading COOKE VP Communications Nell Halse to retire at end of 2017, replacement appointed: Joel Richardson

COOKE salmon escape: ‘Blaming the eclipse gave the story a lot of clicks… But it wasn’t true’ – Seattle Times’ Lynda Mapes reflects on the ‘big, huge, hairy deal’

Continue reading COOKE salmon escape: ‘Blaming the eclipse gave the story a lot of clicks… But it wasn’t true’ – Seattle Times’ Lynda Mapes reflects on the ‘big, huge, hairy deal’

FUNDY Salmon Recovery collaboration recovers endangered population through innovation; “Salmon return in historic numbers to Fundy National Park”

Continue reading FUNDY Salmon Recovery collaboration recovers endangered population through innovation; “Salmon return in historic numbers to Fundy National Park”

ESCAPING realities? ACFFA frustrated at “hypothetical assumptions” to “continually blame salmon farming” for demise of wild Atlantic salmon

Continue reading ESCAPING realities? ACFFA frustrated at “hypothetical assumptions” to “continually blame salmon farming” for demise of wild Atlantic salmon

“FURTHER diversification”: Cooke Inc. agrees to acquire all outstanding shares in NYSE-listed Omega Protein Corporation for 32.5% premium

Continue reading “FURTHER diversification”: Cooke Inc. agrees to acquire all outstanding shares in NYSE-listed Omega Protein Corporation for 32.5% premium

COOKE Aqua announces “major progress on Cypress Island incident response effort”; “We deeply regret the failure at our Cypress Island farm”… Sharing plans now

Continue reading COOKE Aqua announces “major progress on Cypress Island incident response effort”; “We deeply regret the failure at our Cypress Island farm”… Sharing plans now

CANADA announces two new marine refuges; Goal to protect 5% of its marine & coastal areas in 2017 & 10% by 2020

Continue reading CANADA announces two new marine refuges; Goal to protect 5% of its marine & coastal areas in 2017 & 10% by 2020

COOKE: “We are deeply sorry about this event and the loss of Atlantic salmon from the Cypress farm”; 145,101 salmon recovered (out of ~305,000)

Continue reading COOKE: “We are deeply sorry about this event and the loss of Atlantic salmon from the Cypress farm”; 145,101 salmon recovered (out of ~305,000)

Seafood Intelligence releases 2017 Transparency ratings for top Salmon Farmers operating in North America (Canada & USA; Atlantic & Pacific)

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Some related Tweets by the author of the Seafood Intelligence Transparency Benchmarks (@Salmoskius):

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Read also: Transparency in the global salmon farming industry: ‘Top 10’ & ‘Bottom 10’ ratings & Norwegian rankings released 

Transparency & community engagement is essential to understand & mitigate concerns & for #salmon farming to obtain social licence to operate…

Continue reading Transparency & community engagement is essential to understand & mitigate concerns & for #salmon farming to obtain social licence to operate…

COOKE WA salmon escape: “Cooke Salmon Pen Collapse Sparks Wave of Protest”… No Cooke website communication since August 21 statement…

Continue reading COOKE WA salmon escape: “Cooke Salmon Pen Collapse Sparks Wave of Protest”… No Cooke website communication since August 21 statement…

COOKE escape: “Atlantic salmon could potentially compete with native salmon” – Alaska Department of Fish and Game urges fishers to report catches

Continue reading COOKE escape: “Atlantic salmon could potentially compete with native salmon” – Alaska Department of Fish and Game urges fishers to report catches

UNABATED media coverage re. Cooke Aquaculture’s Washington State farmed Atlantic salmon escape incident

Continue reading UNABATED media coverage re. Cooke Aquaculture’s Washington State farmed Atlantic salmon escape incident