Category Archives: Loch Duart

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

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…”

SUSTAINABILITY Director sought for by the Scottish Salmon Producers Organisation (SSPO); ‘reporting directly to the CEO’

Continue reading SUSTAINABILITY Director sought for by the Scottish Salmon Producers Organisation (SSPO); ‘reporting directly to the CEO’

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…

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…

“SHOCKING level of mortalities” across Scottish salmon industry “casts severe doubt on whether RSPCA Assured is much more than a fig leaf” – S&TCS

Continue reading “SHOCKING level of mortalities” across Scottish salmon industry “casts severe doubt on whether RSPCA Assured is much more than a fig leaf” – S&TCS

STANIFORD focuses on Label Rouge’s lack of transparency & quotes WWF: ‘no information available on the standards re. sustainability’; Parliamentary Motion filed

Continue reading STANIFORD focuses on Label Rouge’s lack of transparency & quotes WWF: ‘no information available on the standards re. sustainability’; Parliamentary Motion filed

SCOTTISH Atlantic salmon down by 7,300 tonnes (4.1%) to 171,722 tonnes; but “highest ever” rainbow trout production – 2015 Survey

 

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Continue reading SCOTTISH Atlantic salmon down by 7,300 tonnes (4.1%) to 171,722 tonnes; but “highest ever” rainbow trout production – 2015 Survey

WANNA play? Loch Duart hails “salmon welfare breakthrough”: Juveniles in tank environmentally ‘enriched’ display better/healthier fins

Continue reading WANNA play? Loch Duart hails “salmon welfare breakthrough”: Juveniles in tank environmentally ‘enriched’ display better/healthier fins

LOCH Duart makes ‘Royal’ move to sustainable feed; EWOS-commissioned feed using carcasses of IFFO-RS certified Icelandic capelin

Continue reading LOCH Duart makes ‘Royal’ move to sustainable feed; EWOS-commissioned feed using carcasses of IFFO-RS certified Icelandic capelin

SCOTTISH salmon & trout anglers organisation targets UK celebrity chefs & urges them “to examine the environmental record” of farmed salmon & “reconsider endorsements”

Salmon & Trout Scotland targets celebrity chefs - Dec 7 2015

Continue reading SCOTTISH salmon & trout anglers organisation targets UK celebrity chefs & urges them “to examine the environmental record” of farmed salmon & “reconsider endorsements”

“YOU ARE what you eat – and so are salmon…  we insist that our soya is non-GM” – Loch Duart Director

Continue reading “YOU ARE what you eat – and so are salmon…  we insist that our soya is non-GM” – Loch Duart Director

“BETTER but not there yet!”: Scot salmon farm released 32,000 wrasse in 2014 in its cages to help control sea lice levels

Continue reading “BETTER but not there yet!”: Scot salmon farm released 32,000 wrasse in 2014 in its cages to help control sea lice levels

JELLYFISH (pelagia noctiluca) shoal causes fish mortality to Loch Duart in Scotland: ~300,000 salmon died

Continue reading JELLYFISH (pelagia noctiluca) shoal causes fish mortality to Loch Duart in Scotland: ~300,000 salmon died

“Salmon farming is approaching its 50th birthday and we have learnt much but each year brings a new challenge and some new lessons” – Loch Duart MD

Continue reading “Salmon farming is approaching its 50th birthday and we have learnt much but each year brings a new challenge and some new lessons” – Loch Duart MD