Category Archives: Pancreas Disease (PD)

PLANNING: Where should fish farms be built to keep ocean currents from carrying disease to farmed salmon? Norwegian researchers using computer modelling

Continue reading PLANNING: Where should fish farms be built to keep ocean currents from carrying disease to farmed salmon? Norwegian researchers using computer modelling

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

CHINA deal: No salmon will be exported from Norwegian plants where PD, ISA, Gyrodactylus are suspected or detected; Fishmeal & fish oil requirements next…

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NUMBER of ISA outbreaks increased by 50% in 2015 in Norway; PD occurrences down – Fish Health Report 2015

Continue reading NUMBER of ISA outbreaks increased by 50% in 2015 in Norway; PD occurrences down – Fish Health Report 2015

HENDRIX Genetics forms new company to produce year-round high quality Atlantic salmon eggs in Norway

Dutch-based global breeding company Hendrix Genetics has formed a new company to produce year-round high quality Atlantic salmon eggs in Norway, it announced on September 17, 2015.

Continue reading HENDRIX Genetics forms new company to produce year-round high quality Atlantic salmon eggs in Norway

GRIEG Seafood posts ‘High costs’ in Q2: PD & low harvest + weak US market & Shetland challenges means Board is ‘not satisfied’… Refinancing

Continue reading GRIEG Seafood posts ‘High costs’ in Q2: PD & low harvest + weak US market & Shetland challenges means Board is ‘not satisfied’… Refinancing

SALMAR’s EBIT plunges 26% in Q1; ‘Satisfactory results’ but some biological issues re. sea lice & PD challenges in Norway

Continue reading SALMAR’s EBIT plunges 26% in Q1; ‘Satisfactory results’ but some biological issues re. sea lice & PD challenges in Norway

MSD UK & Ireland launch of single-injection vaccine protecting against PD, furunculosis & IPN

Continue reading MSD UK & Ireland launch of single-injection vaccine protecting against PD, furunculosis & IPN

‘INCOMPREHENSIBLE in environmental terms & foolish in economic terms’ says FIE of proposed state-funded aquaculture insurance against climate change & disease-induced losses (>30%)

Continue reading ‘INCOMPREHENSIBLE in environmental terms & foolish in economic terms’ says FIE of proposed state-funded aquaculture insurance against climate change & disease-induced losses (>30%)

PROPOSED Irish State-backed €2 million aquaculture insurance prompts opponents’ questions; ‘Could it insure Marine Harvest’s declared sea lice costs & losses’? – FIE & Parliamentarian write to Minister

Continue reading PROPOSED Irish State-backed €2 million aquaculture insurance prompts opponents’ questions; ‘Could it insure Marine Harvest’s declared sea lice costs & losses’? – FIE & Parliamentarian write to Minister

‘SATISFACTORY’ results for Salmar in Q4 2014; “We still face biological challenges associated with PD and salmon lice”; 141,000t harvested (+23%) in 2014

Continue reading ‘SATISFACTORY’ results for Salmar in Q4 2014; “We still face biological challenges associated with PD and salmon lice”; 141,000t harvested (+23%) in 2014

LARGE numbers of PD-infected salmon escaped from Norwegian fish cages in Hordaland during storm “Nina”

Continue reading LARGE numbers of PD-infected salmon escaped from Norwegian fish cages in Hordaland during storm “Nina”

“CHALLENGING” Q3 for Grieg Seafood; “Volumes were 20% higher, while prices were 17% lower”; unusually high sea temperatures, PD, fish maturation…

Continue reading “CHALLENGING” Q3 for Grieg Seafood; “Volumes were 20% higher, while prices were 17% lower”; unusually high sea temperatures, PD, fish maturation…

ESCAPE of 11,100 salmon & “DEVIANCES against quality expectations”: Grieg warns that Q3 results poor in Finnmark, Rogaland, BC…

Continue reading ESCAPE of 11,100 salmon & “DEVIANCES against quality expectations”: Grieg warns that Q3 results poor in Finnmark, Rogaland, BC…