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09 December 2016
Northern Sockeye Salmon Found to Manage Heat Stress
US - Sockeye salmon that evolved in the generally colder waters of the far north still know how to cool off if necessary, an important factor in the species' potential...
08 December 2016
Study Finds Salmon Migration Affected by Fear
SWEDEN - What makes young salmon decide to leave their rivers and head out to Sea has been a hot topic for decades now. Current research from Umeå University in...
07 December 2016
Weekly Overview: Simple Test Developed to Detect Pancreas Disease Causing Virus
GLOBAL - Scientists from the University of Glasgow, UK, working with major companies in the aquaculture industry, have discovered a ‘simple test’ can be used...
06 December 2016
Researchers Launch Artificial Salmon Gut Project
UK - Scientists and industry leaders are embarking on a new project to build an artificial salmon gut with a view to better understanding fish digestion. This important...
02 December 2016
Cermaq Chile and Salmones Humboldt to Merge
CHILE - Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) is to merge its two salmon farming operations in Chile - Salmones Humboldt and Cermaq Chile....
01 December 2016
New Diagnostic Test Invented to Detect Virus Causing Pancreas Disease in Salmon
SCOTLAND, UK - Scientists from the University of Glasgow, working with major companies in the aquaculture industry BioMar Ltd and Marine Harvest (Scotland) Ltd,...
Researchers Look for New Solutions in Sustainable Aquaculture
NORWAY - Uni Research and the University of Bergen are coming together to find solutions that allow increased food production from the sea with a reduced environmental...
28 November 2016
Alaska Fish Factor: Alaskan Salmon Sales Outlook Looks Positive for 2017
US - Alaska seafood goes to roughly 120 countries around the world and competes in a rough and tumble commodities market. Looking ahead to next year, sales conditions...
Scottish Salmon Company Reports Stable Results
UK - The Scottish Salmon Company has reported year on year stable performance and increased revenue and harvest volumes for the third quarter of 2016....
25 November 2016
The Importance of Biomass: Introducing Ace Aquatec's 3D Biomass Camera
The latest technology in aquaculture has progressed significantly over the last 50 to 100 years, leading to advances such as more accurate observations, analysis...
15 November 2016
Sockeye Salmon Market Steady During Strong Inventory Holdings
US - Sockeye Salmon raw material prices continue to remain stable, indicative of a steady market on finished goods for the time being, reports Kyla Ganton in the...
10 November 2016
US Helps Drive Thai Union Record Sales
THAILAND - Thai Union Group reported a 7.7 per cent on-year rise in 2016 third quarter consolidated sales to a record THB 35,128 million (USD 1 billion). This is...
08 November 2016
South Korea Successfully Farms Salmon
SOUTH KOREA - The Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries has reported that, for the first time, South Korea has successfully farmed 500 tons of salmon....
Weekly Overview: South Korea Successfully Farms Salmon
ANALYSIS - South Korea's Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries has reported that, for the first time, the country has successfully farmed 500 tons of salmon at a facility...
03 November 2016
All-Time High Operational EBIT for Marine Harvest
NORWAY - Marine Harvest has achieved an operational EBIT of €180 million in the third quarter of 2016, compared to €78 million in the corresponding quarter of...
Accurately Measure Your Farm’s Performance with Infrared Technology
GLOBAL - The innovative use of infrared technology is now helping fish farmers improve their feed efficiency whilst optimising the production of their fish. The...
02 November 2016
Scottish Salmon Company Signs Up to New GLOBALG.A.P Label
UK - The Scottish Salmon Company has become the first salmon producer in the UK to sign up to the GGN licensing, an international consumer labelling scheme from...
01 November 2016
New Report Highlights Role of Land Based Salmon Farming
GLOBAL - The global salmon farming industry continues to lead the way in the use of land based farming systems, says a new report....
31 October 2016
New Approaches to Sea Lice Control Receive £1.76m Boost
UK - The drive to reduce sea lice and increase harvests of Scottish salmon has received a £1.76m boost, following a successful application to the European Maritime...
Alaska Fish Factor: Salmon Permit Values Take a Nose Dive
US - Values of Alaska salmon permits have taken a nose dive after a dismal fishing season for all but a few regions....
28 October 2016
Predicting Algal Blooms to Protect Aquaculture Farms
GLOBAL - Algal blooms are causing millions of dollars, pounds and euros in damage to salmon and shellfish farms around the world every year, writes Chris Harris....
27 October 2016
West Coast Chum Salmon Landings a Relief After Disastrous Alaskan Harvests
US - It's a breath of fresh air for Chum Salmon Buyers as all indicators point to a record breaking run on the West Coast of Canada and the USA, reports Kyla Ganton...
25 October 2016
Environmental Sustainability Focus for Chilean Salmon Farming Industry
CHILE - The Chilean salmon farming industry needs to focus less on prices and profits and more on the health, environmental and social performance of industry, said...
24 October 2016
Alaska Fish Factor: New Study Investigates Climate Change's Impact on Alaskan Salmon
US - A changing climate is altering rain and snowfall patterns that affect the waters Alaska salmon call home, for better or worse. A first of its kind study now...
20 October 2016
Breakthrough in Amoebic Gill Disease Control
NETHERLANDS - Hendrix Genetics has now discovered a way to control Amoebic Gill Disease (AGD). The company has been selective breeding its Landcatch salmon with...
Is There a Place for GM in Aquaculture?
GLOBAL - With no problems with sea lice, no risk of escape, minimal to no use of antibiotics and the same great taste and nutritional profile as other farmed Atlantic...
17 October 2016
Alaska Fish Factor: Sockeye the Exception in Rough Salmon Season
US - It was a rough salmon season at most Alaska regions this summer, with Bristol Bay being the big exception. While sockeye catches exceeded expectations, all...
Whirling Disease Confirmed in Alberta Fish Hatchery
CANADA - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has confirmed that a case of whirling disease has been found in a commercial fish hatchery in Alberta....
14 October 2016
Wild Atlantic Salmon Conservation Proving Successful in Fundy National Park
CANADA - More than 500 adult Atlantic salmon have been released into Fundy National Park as part of a conservation project....
What Are China Packers Predicting for the New Year?
GLOBAL - After a week-long national holiday, we checked in with our Chinese office to see what's on their radar at the moment, reports Rob Reierson in the Tradex...
 
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