Category Archives: Grieg Seafood

SCOTTISH salmon farm medicine is significantly impacting local marine environments – SEPA releases draft Finfish Aquaculture Sector Plan

Continue reading SCOTTISH salmon farm medicine is significantly impacting local marine environments – SEPA releases draft Finfish Aquaculture Sector Plan

ENVIRONMENTAL assessment of Grieg NL aquaculture project upheld by Court of Appeal: “ruling has raised the bar for environmental assessment” – ASF

Continue reading ENVIRONMENTAL assessment of Grieg NL aquaculture project upheld by Court of Appeal: “ruling has raised the bar for environmental assessment” – ASF

FISH welfare on Scotland’s salmon farms: OneKind establishes ranking; “Consumers are increasingly demanding better welfare standards & transparency…”

Continue reading FISH welfare on Scotland’s salmon farms: OneKind establishes ranking; “Consumers are increasingly demanding better welfare standards & transparency…”

HABS: Harmful Algal Bloom caused mortalities at two Grieg Seafood sites in BC; 250,000 salmon reported dead / 1000 tonnes (50% mortality)

Continue reading HABS: Harmful Algal Bloom caused mortalities at two Grieg Seafood sites in BC; 250,000 salmon reported dead / 1000 tonnes (50% mortality)

“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)

NORWEGIAN government examines possibility of taxing use of natural resources in 2020; Norwegian salmon shares traded down

Continue reading NORWEGIAN government examines possibility of taxing use of natural resources in 2020; Norwegian salmon shares traded down

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’

PROCESSING plant wastewater: BCSFA Director ‘understand[s] why people are concerned… [but] water being discharged is treated’

Continue reading PROCESSING plant wastewater: BCSFA Director ‘understand[s] why people are concerned… [but] water being discharged is treated’

NEWFOUNDLAND & Labrador Government argues Supreme Court judge ‘errors’ led to EIS being ordered for Grieg salmon farm proposal

Continue reading NEWFOUNDLAND & Labrador Government argues Supreme Court judge ‘errors’ led to EIS being ordered for Grieg salmon farm proposal

SCOTTISH salmon exports rise to £483m for first nine months of 2017; France overtakes USA

Continue reading SCOTTISH salmon exports rise to £483m for first nine months of 2017; France overtakes USA

GAAIA’s Don Staniford now taking aim at RSPCA for certifying “serial seal killer” salmon farms in Scotland…

Continue reading GAAIA’s Don Staniford now taking aim at RSPCA for certifying “serial seal killer” salmon farms in Scotland…

MARINE mammal deaths on Scottish salmon farms increase in H1 2017; “country risked losing the export market to the USA” – Sunday Times

Continue reading MARINE mammal deaths on Scottish salmon farms increase in H1 2017; “country risked losing the export market to the USA” – Sunday Times

BREXIT: “Securing the best possible outcome for the Scottish salmon industry” – SSPO publishes policy brief

Continue reading BREXIT: “Securing the best possible outcome for the Scottish salmon industry” – SSPO publishes policy brief

“A disgrace” – The Herald publishes figures of mortalities disposed-of by Scottish salmon farming industry (per firm): 22.5 million fish in 2016…

Continue reading “A disgrace” – The Herald publishes figures of mortalities disposed-of by Scottish salmon farming industry (per firm): 22.5 million fish in 2016…

YELLOW light: Seafood Watch program now recommends Atlantic salmon raised in British Columbia as a “good alternative”

Continue reading YELLOW light: Seafood Watch program now recommends Atlantic salmon raised in British Columbia as a “good alternative”

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 

SUPREME Court judge overturns Newfoundland minister’s decision & order full Grieg review re. Placentia Bay salmon project; Salmon Federation “very, very happy”

Continue reading SUPREME Court judge overturns Newfoundland minister’s decision & order full Grieg review re. Placentia Bay salmon project; Salmon Federation “very, very happy”

FoI document released by Newfoundland: MHG “expressed a preference to be away from neighbors” & “could potentially produce much” more than 10-15,000t

Continue reading FoI document released by Newfoundland: MHG “expressed a preference to be away from neighbors” & “could potentially produce much” more than 10-15,000t