Category Archives: The Scottish Salmon Co.

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…”

THERMOLICER: Staniford’s Scottish Salmon Watch campaign to file challenge “for systematic breaches of the Animal Health & Welfare (Scotland) Act 2006”

Continue reading THERMOLICER: Staniford’s Scottish Salmon Watch campaign to file challenge “for systematic breaches of the Animal Health & Welfare (Scotland) Act 2006”

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’

2017 an “exceptionally good year for the Oslo stock exchange” BUT “Salmon is swimming against the current”: Seafood Index fell 5.4% in 2017…

Continue reading 2017 an “exceptionally good year for the Oslo stock exchange” BUT “Salmon is swimming against the current”: Seafood Index fell 5.4% in 2017…

SCOTTISH Salmon Co. posts record revenues “driven by continued high prices and increased volumes” though mortalities & accelerated harvesting impact costs

Continue reading SCOTTISH Salmon Co. posts record revenues “driven by continued high prices and increased volumes” though mortalities & accelerated harvesting impact costs

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

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

GLOBALG.A.P. reports in Brussels on first experiences from increased transparency of aquaculture sources & production systems

Continue reading GLOBALG.A.P. reports in Brussels on first experiences from increased transparency of aquaculture sources & production systems

ANTI-salmon farming activist finds broad echo in Sunday Times columns; “Tartan imposters’ charge as [Scottish salmon] egg imports hit 90%”; FoI data published

Continue reading ANTI-salmon farming activist finds broad echo in Sunday Times columns; “Tartan imposters’ charge as [Scottish salmon] egg imports hit 90%”; FoI data published

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

BBC News focuses at length on “Scottish salmon farming’s sea lice ‘crisis’”: “…lice are becoming increasingly resistant”

Continue reading BBC News focuses at length on “Scottish salmon farming’s sea lice ‘crisis’”: “…lice are becoming increasingly resistant”

SCOTLAND: Arran islanders “cannot understand” why a Scottish Government that just approved MPA now intends to approve SSC salmon farm expansion

Continue reading SCOTLAND: Arran islanders “cannot understand” why a Scottish Government that just approved MPA now intends to approve SSC salmon farm expansion

SCOTTISH Salmon Company PLC Q3 impacted by “unprecedented mortalities and biological challenges”; Continued focus on developing export markets

Continue reading SCOTTISH Salmon Company PLC Q3 impacted by “unprecedented mortalities and biological challenges”; Continued focus on developing export markets

THE Scottish Salmon Company becomes first in UK to sign-up to GLOBALG.A.P.’s full GGN licensing; Consumer Quality Assurance Scheme

Continue reading THE Scottish Salmon Company becomes first in UK to sign-up to GLOBALG.A.P.’s full GGN licensing; Consumer Quality Assurance Scheme

INTEGRATED Multi-Trophic Aquaculture “could potentially address a number of challenges in the flat-lining European aquaculture industry” – IDREEM final report

Continue reading INTEGRATED Multi-Trophic Aquaculture “could potentially address a number of challenges in the flat-lining European aquaculture industry” – IDREEM final report

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

NON-MEDICINAL sea lice control collaborative Scottish project progressing: Tackling commercial lumpsucker aquaculture bottlenecks

Continue reading NON-MEDICINAL sea lice control collaborative Scottish project progressing: Tackling commercial lumpsucker aquaculture bottlenecks