EU Fishing fleet: €6.8 billion in revenues, Fuel use intensity decreased by 16% between 2009 and 2013… #Infografish

Continue reading EU Fishing fleet: €6.8 billion in revenues, Fuel use intensity decreased by 16% between 2009 and 2013… #Infografish

“GOOD Alternative” rating from Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch: Whole Foods Market, Blue Circle & BioMar introduce “cleaner, greener farmed salmon” F.I.F.O rate <1 ‘In the Blue’ salmon

 

Continue reading “GOOD Alternative” rating from Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch: Whole Foods Market, Blue Circle & BioMar introduce “cleaner, greener farmed salmon” F.I.F.O rate <1 ‘In the Blue’ salmon

SCOTTISH smoked salmon sells for average 25% more in French supermarkets than Norwegian (and 8% more than Irish); Latest case study

Continue reading SCOTTISH smoked salmon sells for average 25% more in French supermarkets than Norwegian (and 8% more than Irish); Latest case study

“It’s a pretty good time to be a salmon farmer in Norway. Export prices surged to a 30-year high” – Bloomberg

Read the latest Bloomberg article on the farmed salmon market: “Salmon Prices Scale 30-Year High After Record Sales for Sushi” (January 29, 2016).

Bloomberg - salmon prices 2015 high, sushi title Jan 29 2016

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ARCTIC indigenous peoples to be kept informed & consulted on the EU policies that affect them; Includes Saami people

Continue reading ARCTIC indigenous peoples to be kept informed & consulted on the EU policies that affect them; Includes Saami people

“ROBUST harvest control rules are essential for tuna sustainability in the Indian Ocean”; Workshop aimed at increasing understanding of harvest strategies

Continue reading “ROBUST harvest control rules are essential for tuna sustainability in the Indian Ocean”; Workshop aimed at increasing understanding of harvest strategies

U.S. Soybean Export Council releases video showcasing sea bass & sea bream production by Kilic; “soy production is scalable and can meet increased demand for feed ingredients”

Continue reading U.S. Soybean Export Council releases video showcasing sea bass & sea bream production by Kilic; “soy production is scalable and can meet increased demand for feed ingredients”

“PROMOTING sealing as a sustainable industry”; Canadian Federal Government supports economic development of Nunavut’s indigenous seal industry

Continue reading “PROMOTING sealing as a sustainable industry”; Canadian Federal Government supports economic development of Nunavut’s indigenous seal industry

U.S.’s first offshore aquaculture venture in federal waters raises further $1,825,000; ‘First harvest of sustainable mussel crops scheduled end 2016’

Continue reading U.S.’s first offshore aquaculture venture in federal waters raises further $1,825,000; ‘First harvest of sustainable mussel crops scheduled end 2016’

BRITISH retailer Waitrose announce all British vessels supplying its seafood should be part of Responsible Fishing Scheme by 2017

Continue reading BRITISH retailer Waitrose announce all British vessels supplying its seafood should be part of Responsible Fishing Scheme by 2017

“UNBELIEVABLE results”: Reducing melanin spots in salmon fillets by incorporating krill in fish feed; ‘PRV virus may play a role in dark spot’…

Continue reading “UNBELIEVABLE results”: Reducing melanin spots in salmon fillets by incorporating krill in fish feed; ‘PRV virus may play a role in dark spot’…

LAND-based BC salmon farm Kuterra expects to become economically viable in 2016; Increased interest from U.S.-based retailers

Continue reading LAND-based BC salmon farm Kuterra expects to become economically viable in 2016; Increased interest from U.S.-based retailers

REPORTING: U.S. Offshore marine aquaculture “permits require operators to monitor, report, and address any negative impacts” – Dr Rubino

Continue reading REPORTING: U.S. Offshore marine aquaculture “permits require operators to monitor, report, and address any negative impacts” – Dr Rubino

SCOTTISH fishermen ask political support to oppose “overly restrictive” Marine Protected Area “made to appease the green lobby”

Continue reading SCOTTISH fishermen ask political support to oppose “overly restrictive” Marine Protected Area “made to appease the green lobby”

SFP praises ongoing work on Chinese tilapia aquaculture improvement project (AIP); “…has taken lessons from the Scottish salmon industry and other leaders”

Continue reading SFP praises ongoing work on Chinese tilapia aquaculture improvement project (AIP); “…has taken lessons from the Scottish salmon industry and other leaders”

REMOVAL of all FADs would shift existing effort from skipjack tuna to yellowfin tuna & lead to “certain overexploitation”; Europêche makes its case to NGOs

Continue reading REMOVAL of all FADs would shift existing effort from skipjack tuna to yellowfin tuna & lead to “certain overexploitation”; Europêche makes its case to NGOs