Category Archives: Bakkafrost

ALGAL bloom suspected of causing death of ~750,000 500g-salmon “within a couple of hours” on Bakkafrost’s farming site A-81 Kolbanagjógv

Continue reading ALGAL bloom suspected of causing death of ~750,000 500g-salmon “within a couple of hours” on Bakkafrost’s farming site A-81 Kolbanagjógv

“INVESTORS need ESG data and transparency….” New food index launched in New York; Salmon Aquaculture firms in the lead (MHG #1, lowest risk)

Continue reading “INVESTORS need ESG data and transparency….” New food index launched in New York; Salmon Aquaculture firms in the lead (MHG #1, lowest risk)

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’

2017 an “exceptionally good year for the Oslo stock exchange” BUT “Salmon is swimming against the current”: Seafood Index fell 5.4% in 2017…

Continue reading 2017 an “exceptionally good year for the Oslo stock exchange” BUT “Salmon is swimming against the current”: Seafood Index fell 5.4% in 2017…

Q2 Results – Bakkafrost aims to have all its farming sites ASC certified in 2020 & will increase use of lumpfish in farming in 2017

Continue reading Q2 Results – Bakkafrost aims to have all its farming sites ASC certified in 2020 & will increase use of lumpfish in farming in 2017

RUSSIAN Minister visits Faroes Islands this week (incl. Bakkafrost HQ); Aquaculture trade was on the agenda

Continue reading RUSSIAN Minister visits Faroes Islands this week (incl. Bakkafrost HQ); Aquaculture trade was on the agenda

WORLD Oceans Day & SDGs: Global Salmon Initiative registers commitment to support implementation of UN Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 14

Continue reading WORLD Oceans Day & SDGs: Global Salmon Initiative registers commitment to support implementation of UN Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 14

BAKKAFROST Q1 2017: High salmon spot prices [very] positive, but VAP segment had negative margins; Strong focus on hatchery investments & 500g smolts

Continue reading BAKKAFROST Q1 2017: High salmon spot prices [very] positive, but VAP segment had negative margins; Strong focus on hatchery investments & 500g smolts

GSI’s 3rd annual sustainability report: Data is now third-party audited: “…providing additional credibility and reassurance for stakeholders”; +60% in ASC-cert farms#

Continue reading GSI’s 3rd annual sustainability report: Data is now third-party audited: “…providing additional credibility and reassurance for stakeholders”; +60% in ASC-cert farms#

GSI members share Statement of Intent to demonstrate support for industry fish health R&D as a “critical component to the industry’s sustainable progress”

Continue reading GSI members share Statement of Intent to demonstrate support for industry fish health R&D as a “critical component to the industry’s sustainable progress”

BAKKAFROST issues Q3 2016 trading update: 10,700 tonnes of salmon harvested & 28,900t of fish feed sold by Havsbrún

Continue reading BAKKAFROST issues Q3 2016 trading update: 10,700 tonnes of salmon harvested & 28,900t of fish feed sold by Havsbrún

FAROES salmon used by Sea Shepherd & Hollywood stars as boycotting chip against ‘Horrific Slaughter of Pilot Whales’

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BAKKAFROST Q2 2016 Updated: 13,000 tonnes of salmon harvested & 16,300t of feed sold; Havsbrún sourced 84,000t of raw materials

Continue reading BAKKAFROST Q2 2016 Updated: 13,000 tonnes of salmon harvested & 16,300t of feed sold; Havsbrún sourced 84,000t of raw materials

‘DE-BOTTLENECKING farmed salmon production’: Using 500g (vs. 100g) smolts can reduce farming in-sea cycle by 5 months

Continue reading ‘DE-BOTTLENECKING farmed salmon production’: Using 500g (vs. 100g) smolts can reduce farming in-sea cycle by 5 months