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Monday, February 27, 2017
First International Fish Health Laboratory to Receive Accreditation from Sernapesca
CHILE - Benchmark’s Fish Vet Group in Chile has announced they will join the list of official fish health laboratories recognised by the National Fisheries and...
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
MSD Animal Health Joins Global Salmon Initiative (GSI) to Support Sustainable Salmon Farming
MSD Animal Health (known as Merck Animal Health in the US and Canada) is proud to announce its membership in the Global Salmon Initiative (GSI), a leadership initiative...
Thursday, April 07, 2016
Opportunity for Salmon Farmers After FVG Achieves Major Breakthrough with US FDA
GLOBAL - After more than five years of hard work by the world's leading fish veterinary company, Fish Vet Group (FVG), the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...
New Bursaries Available for Developing Your Career in Aquaculture
GLOBAL - The University of St Andrews has recently confirmed that the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission is providing 15 bursaries for the Postgraduate MSc in Sustainable...
Thursday, March 10, 2016
StofnFiskur Becomes First Salmon Breeding Company with OIE Compartment Standard Approved by Sernapesca
ICELAND - StofnFiskur hf in Iceland has been approved by the Chilean Fisheries and Aquaculture Authorities, Sernapesca in accordance with the OIE Compartment standard...
Tuesday, July 07, 2015
Fish Vet Group Achieves USDA APHIS Approval
US - Fish Vet Group – the world’s largest aquaculture health provider – is pleased to announce the laboratory services offered by their facility in Portland,...
Friday, June 12, 2015
Scottish Funding Council Scholarships for Sustainable Aquaculture Students
UK - International publishing and media business, 5m, and the University of St Andrews have announced a substantial scholarship from the Scottish Funding Council...
Thursday, May 22, 2014
Debate on GMO Fish, Food Stirs Strong Feelings in NYC
ANALYSIS - A panel of experts on genetically modified organisms (GMOs) gathered Sunday, April 27 at the Food Book Fair in Williamsburg, New York City, US, to debate...
Tuesday, May 06, 2014
Halamid® Aqua Gains Exclusive Animal Drug Status
US - The US Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Veterinary Medicine (CVM) has awarded a New Animal Drug Application (NADA) approval to Axcentive for the...
Thursday, April 10, 2014
Irish President Visits Benchmark Holdings Farm
UK - The President of Ireland, Michael D Higgins and Sabina Higgins have today (Thursday 10 April) visited a leading sustainable farming research and innovation...
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Jump on the Legal Life Raft with Aquarius Lawyers
AUSTRALIA - Do not drown in the sea of sustainability regulations and laws instead use a life raft and engage an expert in the area....
Tuesday, August 20, 2013
Bursary now Available for St Andrew's Aquaculture Distance Learning Courses
EU - Bursaries are now available for the distance learning MSc in Sustainable Aquaculture from the University of St Andrews, Scotland, UK....
Tuesday, August 06, 2013
Talk to the Fish Lawyer - Aquarius Lawyers
AUSTRALIA - Don’t flap around in the water! If you have a legal issue or question choose the law firm with “the Fish Lawyer". ...
Monday, August 05, 2013
Aquaculture-Wind Farm Study Completed for Shellfish Association of Great Britain
UK - A shellfish aquaculture study regarding co-location with offshore wind farms (OWFs) has recently been completed for the SAGB by a Project Team led by Aquafish...
Wednesday, May 08, 2013
EFSA Gives Positive Opinion on Mycotoxin Biotransformation
EU - The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has adopted a positive scientific opinion on the safety and efficacy of Biomin BBSH 797. Part of the well-established...
Wednesday, June 01, 2011
Mexico & Argentina Join Forces
MEXICO and ARGENTINA - In the presence of the Argentinian and Mexican presidents, Mexican and Argentinian officials signed a co-operation agreement for the exchange...
Wednesday, April 14, 2010
Minister Opens ‘World First’ Aquaculture Project
AUSTRALIA - Australian Fisheries Minister Norman Moore embraced the aquaculture potential of Western Australia earlier this week when he opened a cutting edge-design...
Tuesday, July 28, 2009
Antiparasitic Drug for Farmed Salmon Gains Approval
CANADA - SLICE® (emamectin benzoate), a leading product for controlling immature and adult stages of sea lice in farm-raised salmon, has received full approval...
Monday, March 09, 2009
Merck and Schering-Plough to Merge
GLOBE - Merck & Co., Inc. and Schering-Plough Corporation today announced that their Boards of Directors have unanimously approved a definitive merger agreement...
Monday, October 22, 2007
Euro approval for the World's largest animal health business
EUROPE - Schering-Plough Corporation has received European Commission approval for its planned acquisition of Organon BioSciences, from Akzo Nobel. ...
Tuesday, March 13, 2007
Schering-Plough buy Intervet Animal Health Business
NETHERLANDS - American based company Schering-Plough has announced it is to acquire the Dutch veterinary company Intervet as part of its buy out of Organon BioSciences,...
Thursday, December 07, 2006
Schering-Plough Animal Health's AquaVac RELERA Gains Authorisation
UK - Schering-Plough Animal Health announces provisional marketing authorisation for AquaVac* RELERA*, a bivalent vaccine providing protection against ERM (Enteric...
Wednesday, March 15, 2006
FDA’s Approval of AQUAFLOR Marks New Era in Teamwork
US - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s recent approval of AQUAFLORâ (florfenicol) Type A Medicated Article for catfish marked a significant milestone in...
Tuesday, March 14, 2006
FDA's Approval of AQUAFLOR Marks New Era in Teamwork
US - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's recent approval of AQUAFLOR (florfenicol) Type A Medicated Article for catfish marked a significant milestone in the...
Wednesday, September 14, 2005
First fish vaccine ever to be approved through the EU's Mutual Recognition procedure
EU – Schering Plough Animal Health's dedicated Aquaculture business unit has recently received approval of their vaccine for the protection of Rainbow Trout from...

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