Category Archives: Yellowtail Kingfish (Seriola Sp.)

“THOUSANDS of direct and indirect jobs anticipated”…  Green light for jobs with Huon Aquaculture to set up WA yellowtail kingfish operations

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“CLOSEST thing to ocean fresh”; Clean Seas Seafood launches SensoryFresh; combination of rapid freeze technology and logistics protocols

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ESCAPES: Failure of Huon Aquaculture ‘s ‘Fortress’ cage North of Sydney leads to escape of “20,000 ‘ravenous’ kingfish”; NSW calls for ‘regulating the regulators’…

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MILESTONE: Number of ASC-certified products now exceed 10,000… November 2017 Update

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“BAD news for haddock, but American lobster claws its way up the latest seafood ratings lists”- UK’s Marine Conservation Society updates its advices

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CUTTING red tape in Western Australia: Marine licensing approvals times will be cut by one third to 150-days; 90-day project targets aquaculture

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ASC Launches Seriola & Cobia Standard; Result of more than 8 years of development by farmers, scientists, conservationists, and others stakeholders

Continue reading ASC Launches Seriola & Cobia Standard; Result of more than 8 years of development by farmers, scientists, conservationists, and others stakeholders

MSC promotes ASC in Australia; “large WA aquaculture enterprises will have the opportunity to gain independent third party certification in due course”

Continue reading MSC promotes ASC in Australia; “large WA aquaculture enterprises will have the opportunity to gain independent third party certification in due course”

WESTERN Australia “has a 95% success rate in sustainably managing fish resources […] gold standard in fisheries”; Expanding in aquaculture

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‘SPEEDY green tick’ measures by Western Australia government aimed at reducing read tape “to help grow aquaculture”

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SEEKING to strike the right balance of policies, rules & regulations to ensure the aquaculture industry continues to flourish, attract investment and generate jobs – Minister

Continue reading SEEKING to strike the right balance of policies, rules & regulations to ensure the aquaculture industry continues to flourish, attract investment and generate jobs – Minister

ASC releases Terms of Reference for new marine finfish standard development; Testing applicability of seriola & cobia standards

Continue reading ASC releases Terms of Reference for new marine finfish standard development; Testing applicability of seriola & cobia standards

SUSHI-bar-coding: Genetic survey highlights lax labelling practice in UK’s service sector compared to retail sector

 

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VOLUME of Australia’s seafood production declined by 8% in past decade (2004-2014); Mostly due to less wild-catch; Aquaculture near doubled

Continue reading VOLUME of Australia’s seafood production declined by 8% in past decade (2004-2014); Mostly due to less wild-catch; Aquaculture near doubled

QUOTE: “I have a negative view of the future. It is getting harder to find fish of a decent quality” – Owner of 3 Michelin Star sushi restaurant

Continue reading QUOTE: “I have a negative view of the future. It is getting harder to find fish of a decent quality” – Owner of 3 Michelin Star sushi restaurant

AQUACULTURE Stewardship Council harmonising its eight farm standards to create “one core ASC Standard”; Of commonalities, efficiencies… expansion

The Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) said today (December 17, 2014) it will start a project to harmonise the structure and content of its eight farm standards to create one core ASC Standard. It will achieve this by harmonising criteria where possible while maintaining species’ or production method specific requirements where needed.
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Following AquaChile acquisition, Invermar remains focused on 35,000t target; Of Region I & Region XII yellowtail & salmon dual ambitions

In an interview carried out during AquaSur 2014 and published Tuesday (October 28) by Diario Financiero, the CEO of the heavily indebted Invermar ($150 million at end 2013) – just taken over by AquaChile in September – Mario Montanari said the firm was maintaining its goal to produce 35,000 tonnes of farmed salmon in 2017, notably possibly thanks to the doubling of the number of licences in Chile’s southernmost Region XII. Continue reading Following AquaChile acquisition, Invermar remains focused on 35,000t target; Of Region I & Region XII yellowtail & salmon dual ambitions