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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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