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

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PROTOTYPE RAS shrimp farming launched in Thailand uses 0.8m3 of water/kg of shrimp instead of 4-5m3

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‘IMPARTIAL survey finds [Tasmanian] community supports the salmon industry’; “overwhelmingly respected and supported” – EMRS market research

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NEW Report highlights “Big Opportunity” for Maine aquaculture at 2030 horizon; Focus [only…] on shellfish (oyster, mussel, scallop) farming

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RATHER biased ‘$100 million U.S. Government fish farm’ Bloomberg article exemplifies why fish farming stagnating in the U.S.; Of Education & communication…

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RABOBANK expects Chilean salmon farming industry’s profitability to last, despite new regulation & algal bloom setback

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NORWEGIAN organic salmon producers experiencing “challenges” for exports to the EU; Government wants EEA Agreement incorporation

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2030 Aquaculture Strategy identifies key actions required to double economic contribution of Scottish industry to £3.6bn by 2030

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IFFO closes 56th Annual Conference; TASA wins both the Leadership and Innovation Awards

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‘MAJOR victory for protection of Southern Ocean’: momentous CCAMLR members agreement to safeguard 1.55 million km2 of the Ross Sea

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‘SUBSTANTIAL’ U.S. seafood consumption increase (‘largest in 25 years’) reflected in 2015 Top 10 species list; Salmon (#2) continues its uptrend

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U.S. aquaculture figures for 2015 not yet available, but 1994-2014 figures shows no increase in production…

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WORLD’s food & energy systems key to tackling global biodiversity decline; “No matter how you add it up, the math does not look good…”

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AMERICANS consumed extra pound of seafood in 2015; “continued stability & sustainability in U.S. commercial & recreational fisheries” – NOAA report

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EU pesticide residues in food: “risk to consumers remains low” – EFSA reducing analysis of animal products & shifting monitoring focus to animal feed

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TASSAL expansion plans on Tasmania’s East Coast prompts ~6000 submissions to marine farming planning review panel

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HIGH-level Conference towards enhanced cooperation on Black Sea fisheries and aquaculture

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GSI announces 100th salmon farm to achieve ASC certification; ~20% of all GSI member farms now ASC certified

Continue reading GSI announces 100th salmon farm to achieve ASC certification; ~20% of all GSI member farms now ASC certified