JUVENILE humpback whale died after becoming trapped between inner & outer containment nets at Grieg Seafood BC farm; 2nd whale death in two weeks…

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PACIFIC Fisheries Commission challenged by WWF to ‘save Pacific albacore & bluefin tuna from commercial, and potentially ecological, extinction’

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“PLEDGE to strategically invest in aquaculture” & Calysta’s FeedKind®: Cargill, Calysta et al. to create world’s largest gas fermentation facility in Memphis, Tenn.

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CARREFOUR commits to 50% sustainable & responsible seafood sourcing by 2020… Will favour MSC & ASC-certified products, halt sale of ‘sensitive species’ & help fight IUU fishing

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‘SUSTAINABILITY’ only ranks 5th in European consumer’s seafood purchasing order of priorities: #1: quality, #2: price, #3 origin… – 30,000+ consumer survey

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NUTRECO FeedTech Challenge offers “the ultimate test for breakthrough innovations”

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SUBWAY becomes a member of the International Pole & Line Foundation; International restaurant chain with 44,000+ outlets in 112 countries

Continue reading SUBWAY becomes a member of the International Pole & Line Foundation; International restaurant chain with 44,000+ outlets in 112 countries

PREVENTING fish species substitution & fraud; SIRF funds DNA testing project for fast & cheaper-than-current-FDA identification of fish species

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Maruha Nichiro launches full-scale trading of MSC Certified Scallops; Few Japanese scallop processing plants have managed to comply with HACCP certification

Continue reading Maruha Nichiro launches full-scale trading of MSC Certified Scallops; Few Japanese scallop processing plants have managed to comply with HACCP certification

UNITED in exiting: UK fishermen’s federations (SFF & NFFO) adopt united stance on Brexit: “Brexit has monumental significance for the nation’s fishing industry”

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ORGANIC salmon “more toxic” than ‘normal’ farmed salmon?! Flurry of scary French news headlines… Brace yourself: TV programme focuses on, MHG Norway & Ireland

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BioMar JV acquires fish feed company Haiwei in South of China; will add more than 60.000 tonnes of volume capacity

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Fresh EIRE of sustainability…. Seafood Development Agency preparing its first national Sustainability Report; BIM Awards scope & criteria

Continue reading Fresh EIRE of sustainability…. Seafood Development Agency preparing its first national Sustainability Report; BIM Awards scope & criteria

MARINE microalgae, a new sustainable food & fuel source: ‘Don’t compete with terrestrial agriculture for arable land & don’t require freshwater’

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

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Oceana Group delighted with 69% full-year profit growth; “Aquaculture would be an important point of diversification” – CEO

Continue reading Oceana Group delighted with 69% full-year profit growth; “Aquaculture would be an important point of diversification” – CEO

SPAIN –first EU Member State to implement #FARMEDintheEU campaign – will next week celebrate aquaculture & discuss ‘how best to communicate’

Continue reading SPAIN –first EU Member State to implement #FARMEDintheEU campaign – will next week celebrate aquaculture & discuss ‘how best to communicate’

‘SKYROCKETING’ aquaculture production drives Egypt’s fisheries sector; 181% increase in soybean import projected by 2020/21

Continue reading ‘SKYROCKETING’ aquaculture production drives Egypt’s fisheries sector; 181% increase in soybean import projected by 2020/21