ONGOING conflicts continue to intensify food insecurity; 39 countries in need of external assistance for food

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APPOINTMENT of the Independent Aquaculture Licensing Review Group/Committee (IALRC) in Ireland

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‘FARMED in the EU’; Summary of ‘Aquaculture in motion 2016’ conference: “Clear actions are needed to make things happen”…

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GOING EAST…. Marine Harvest nominated to purchase farming assets in Atlantic Canada, in New Brunswick & Newfoundland; 15,000-20,000t potential

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SWITZERLAND: Coop & Migros achieve 100% ‘sustainable fish products’ (MSC, ASC or organic); Coop extends this also to all its restaurants

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MMPA: New US law imposing restrictions on U.S. seafood imports “poised to improve marine conservation worldwide”

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FISHING world catch reached 96.9 million tonnes in 2014; Most of fish caught in Asian territories, then Americas; Europe comes third

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HABs… WHO should pay?… Public willing to pay to reduce toxic algae, “but maybe not enough…”; Three key agricultural management plans identified

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WILD salmon, blue mussel, eider, and eel die from the same vitamin deficiency; May “significantly contribute to ongoing worldwide extinction of many animal species”

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EU INDUSTRY pleased: 2017 Quota deal reached to fulfil MSYs “while taking into consideration duly justified socio-economic factors”

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FARMED ‘Atlantic Salmon with GGN’ now available at ALDI USA; “with individual farm portraits, which perfectly meet the demand for more transparency”

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LATEST anti-farmed salmon campaign focuses on ‘organic’ and labelling to consumers; Irish government’s interpretation of EU Regulations at stake

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GLOBAL transformation on agenda for ‘keystone actors’: Eight of world’s largest seafood firms face up to their responsibility to tackle IUU fishing & lack of transparency

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ASC launches “Interim Solution” for feed marine raw material; Re. salmon, tilapia, pangasius, trout, shrimp, abalone, seriola & cobia ASC standards

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FIRST study to show biological impact of “atmospheric rivers”: Mass oyster die-off in San Francisco related to atmospheric rivers

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EU 2017 quotas: “following years of disciplined fisheries policy, scientists this year advised increasing catch limits for several stocks in the Atlantic and North Sea”

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CSR & Ethics: OECD & International Bar Association join forces to develop practice guidance to equip lawyers in fight against corruption

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“Milestone”: Number Of BAP-certified facilities tops 1,500; +67 facilities in November 2016

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STAKEHOLDER consultation launched on operational updates to ASC Salmon, Tilapia and Pangasius Standards

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PHARMAQ fish vaccine against Edwardsiella ictaluri & Aeromonas hydrophila, bacteria received Marketing Authorisation for pangasius in Vietnam

Continue reading PHARMAQ fish vaccine against Edwardsiella ictaluri & Aeromonas hydrophila, bacteria received Marketing Authorisation for pangasius in Vietnam