Category Archives: Other (incl. GM fish)

GM Salmon in Canada: Quebec GMO-watchers identify two seafood importers who allegedly imported 4.5t of transgenic salmon sold unlabelled to consumers

Continue reading GM Salmon in Canada: Quebec GMO-watchers identify two seafood importers who allegedly imported 4.5t of transgenic salmon sold unlabelled to consumers

FIRST Nations in favour of GE Salmon labelling: ‘Salmon People: The Risks of Genetically Engineered Fish for the Pacific Northwest’ film premieres

Continue reading FIRST Nations in favour of GE Salmon labelling: ‘Salmon People: The Risks of Genetically Engineered Fish for the Pacific Northwest’ film premieres

FDA approves first U.S. facility for commercial production of GM/GE AquAdvantage Salmon: 1200t p.a. capacity land-based contained facility near Albany, Indiana

Continue reading FDA approves first U.S. facility for commercial production of GM/GE AquAdvantage Salmon: 1200t p.a. capacity land-based contained facility near Albany, Indiana

AQUABOUNTY lists many risks to its GM salmon business; including possibility of labelling “which could negatively impact consumer acceptance”…

Continue reading AQUABOUNTY lists many risks to its GM salmon business; including possibility of labelling “which could negatively impact consumer acceptance”…

GM salmon: Celebrity chef Barton Seaver warns that ‘adding another layer of doubt to the seafood market could scare off consumers’

Continue reading GM salmon: Celebrity chef Barton Seaver warns that ‘adding another layer of doubt to the seafood market could scare off consumers’

OF sea lice, pesticides, antibiotic usage & ecological concerns… U.S. journalists being assisted (?) in their ‘understanding’ of farmed vs. wild salmon issues…

Continue reading OF sea lice, pesticides, antibiotic usage & ecological concerns… U.S. journalists being assisted (?) in their ‘understanding’ of farmed vs. wild salmon issues…

AquaBounty sold (unlabelled) its first ‘AquAdvantage’ GM Salmon (~5 tonnes of fresh fillets) in H1 2017 in Canada after 25 years in the pipeline

Continue reading AquaBounty sold (unlabelled) its first ‘AquAdvantage’ GM Salmon (~5 tonnes of fresh fillets) in H1 2017 in Canada after 25 years in the pipeline

AQUABOUNTY acquires for $14m Bell Fish Company’s assets; NASDAQ-listed firm intends to produce first “eco-friendly” GM salmon to market by Q1 2019

Continue reading AQUABOUNTY acquires for $14m Bell Fish Company’s assets; NASDAQ-listed firm intends to produce first “eco-friendly” GM salmon to market by Q1 2019

GENETICALLY modified, or ‘mutated gene’ / altered & sterile salmon being considered by Norwegian Biotechnology Council; “Would you eat it?”…

 

Continue reading GENETICALLY modified, or ‘mutated gene’ / altered & sterile salmon being considered by Norwegian Biotechnology Council; “Would you eat it?”…

ACCURATELY predicting freshwater salmonid stocks: ‘Environmental DNA effectively monitors aquatic species populations’

Continue reading ACCURATELY predicting freshwater salmonid stocks: ‘Environmental DNA effectively monitors aquatic species populations’

EU “inhospitable” to AquaBounty’s ‘AAS’ GM salmon; Conley et al. on ‘propaganda campaign to demonize GMOs’, GM salmon… and ‘Sustainability’

Continue reading EU “inhospitable” to AquaBounty’s ‘AAS’ GM salmon; Conley et al. on ‘propaganda campaign to demonize GMOs’, GM salmon… and ‘Sustainability’

ENVIRONMENTAL groups head to court to try to overturn Canada’s approval of GM salmon; “failed to apply science-based, precautionary measures…”

Continue reading ENVIRONMENTAL groups head to court to try to overturn Canada’s approval of GM salmon; “failed to apply science-based, precautionary measures…”

TRANSGENIC GM salmon company initiated field trials in Brazil & Argentina; Acquires new facilities in PEI, Canada “to help scale production capacity”

Continue reading TRANSGENIC GM salmon company initiated field trials in Brazil & Argentina; Acquires new facilities in PEI, Canada “to help scale production capacity”

GM salmon: Quinault Indian Nation joins 11 others in lawsuit against FDA: “FDA violating its mandate and purpose

Continue reading GM salmon: Quinault Indian Nation joins 11 others in lawsuit against FDA: “FDA violating its mandate and purpose

NORWAY’s food safety authority authorises Norway Royal Salmon to stock 838,000 sterile triploid salmon; Fish welfare concerns now addressed

Continue reading NORWAY’s food safety authority authorises Norway Royal Salmon to stock 838,000 sterile triploid salmon; Fish welfare concerns now addressed

OMEGA-3s & ethics: Freshwater fish species can synthesize EPA & DHA from ALA, not marine species; “but it’s still coded in their genome” & GM fish could change that…

Continue reading OMEGA-3s & ethics: Freshwater fish species can synthesize EPA & DHA from ALA, not marine species; “but it’s still coded in their genome” & GM fish could change that…

GM salmon: “AquaBounty estimates that it spent $80 million to bring its product to market”; Lawsuit likely to determine AquaBounty’s survival”

Continue reading GM salmon: “AquaBounty estimates that it spent $80 million to bring its product to market”; Lawsuit likely to determine AquaBounty’s survival”

“GMO salmon needed to help feed the world… Hysteria is their weapon, and hysteria is winning”…

GMO needed to help feed the world - San Diego Union-Tribune - 22.06.2016

Continue reading “GMO salmon needed to help feed the world… Hysteria is their weapon, and hysteria is winning”…

80+ more retailers, firms & restaurants (11,000+ stores) – incl. Albertsons Co. & Marine Harvest USA [but not Walmart] – say ‘No’ to selling GM salmon in the USA

Continue reading 80+ more retailers, firms & restaurants (11,000+ stores) – incl. Albertsons Co. & Marine Harvest USA [but not Walmart] – say ‘No’ to selling GM salmon in the USA