Category Archives: AGD

Holyrood Committee releases their findings on the impact of salmon farming; RECC report on Scotland’s salmon farming

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“AQUACULTURE is the world’s fastest growing food producing sector”; 10 Year Farmed Fish Health Framework launched in Scotland

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‘LISTENING to the Harbour’: Macquarie Harbour environmental monitoring and aquaculture-linked challenges described by IMAS scientist

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BEST second quarter ever for Marine Harvest: strong operational performance and reduced cost in MH Scotland and MH Ireland

Continue reading BEST second quarter ever for Marine Harvest: strong operational performance and reduced cost in MH Scotland and MH Ireland

NEW Marine Harvest ‘Inter Caledonia’ wellboat launched: “First for Scotland” using reverse osmosis technology; Sea lice treatment & aquatic diseases prevention

Continue reading NEW Marine Harvest ‘Inter Caledonia’ wellboat launched: “First for Scotland” using reverse osmosis technology; Sea lice treatment & aquatic diseases prevention

TRACK project, AquaGen to highlight its work on genetic tracking of escaped farmed Atlantic salmon at Aquaculture Europe 2016

Continue reading TRACK project, AquaGen to highlight its work on genetic tracking of escaped farmed Atlantic salmon at Aquaculture Europe 2016

“SIGNIFICANT opportunities” in Irish aquaculture, but “conflict resolution, engagement and decision-making can be improved”

Continue reading “SIGNIFICANT opportunities” in Irish aquaculture, but “conflict resolution, engagement and decision-making can be improved”

MULTI-nation Gill Health Initiative hosted by Scotland; ~100 professionals from Scotland, Ireland, Norway & Australia attending

Continue reading MULTI-nation Gill Health Initiative hosted by Scotland; ~100 professionals from Scotland, Ireland, Norway & Australia attending

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.

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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

‘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

“FEED is a key part of the solution to improving fish health”: New $9.5 million EWOS Fish Health Centre begins construction in Chile: Sea lice, SRS, AGD challenges…

Continue reading “FEED is a key part of the solution to improving fish health”: New $9.5 million EWOS Fish Health Centre begins construction in Chile: Sea lice, SRS, AGD challenges…

GRIEG Seafood registers 60% EBIT increase for 2014, thanks to sales of SalmoBreed shares; Global production tonnage should increase by 11% in 2015

GSF - 2014 performance per segment

Continue reading GRIEG Seafood registers 60% EBIT increase for 2014, thanks to sales of SalmoBreed shares; Global production tonnage should increase by 11% in 2015

“DISEASE mitigation in mariculture occurs at 2 scales: area-based (coordinated stocking, harvesting and fallowing) and farm-based”

Continue reading “DISEASE mitigation in mariculture occurs at 2 scales: area-based (coordinated stocking, harvesting and fallowing) and farm-based”

2014 INCREASE use of anti-sea lice drugs in Norwegian industry; Quadrupling of hydrogen peroxide use; Emamectin &diflubenzuron up ~50%

Continue reading 2014 INCREASE use of anti-sea lice drugs in Norwegian industry; Quadrupling of hydrogen peroxide use; Emamectin &diflubenzuron up ~50%

IRISH eNGO reiterates farmed salmon boycott call; Slow Food statement referred to is a year old…

Continue reading IRISH eNGO reiterates farmed salmon boycott call; Slow Food statement referred to is a year old…