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Tuesday, April 01, 2014
European Commission Objects to Marine Harvest Early Acquisition of Morpol
EUROPE - The European Commission has sent objections to salmon farmer and processor Marine Harvest over early implementation of its acquisition of competitor Morpol....
Monday, March 31, 2014
Government Turns Over Assistance to Earthquake-Stricken Bohol
PHILIPPINES - Agriculture Secretary Proceso J. Alcala and Governor Edgardo Chatto have jointly signed a Memorandum of Agreement which officially kicks off the implementation...
Alaska Fish Factor: Several Vying for Places on Board of Fisheries
US - Nine names are vying for three seats on the state Board of Fisheries, including six newcomers. That gives Governor Parnell the unique opportunity to replace...
Deadline for Australia BAP Auditor Course Approaching
AUSTRALIA - New auditor candidates, returning auditors requiring refresher training, producers, government officials and other industry observers are invited to...
Friday, March 28, 2014
Minister Launches Atlas of Ireland's Marine Fisheries
IRELAND - Simon Coveney, T.D., Minister for Agriculture Food and the Marine has launched the Marine Institute’s Atlas of Commercial Fisheries around Ireland...
Developments Spark Bright Future for Malawi’s Fisheries
MALAWI - Fish is an important renewable resource. Beyond its role in marine and freshwater ecosystems, fish significantly contributes to the survival and health...
Africa’s Youth Key to Strengthening Aquacultural Economy
AFRICA - Getting more African youth involved in agriculture and boosting support for the region's vulnerable family farmers will be pivotal to improving food security...
Evira's Fish Disease Research Forms Basis for Monitoring Fish Welfare
FINLAND - The Finnish Food Safety Authority (Evira) is responsible for the monitoring of fish welfare and the provision of hygiene guidelines to operators in the...
Stronger Rules Could Create More Opportunities Salmon Farming
CANADA - Better rules would mean better opportunity for British Columbia’s salmon farmers, a senate committee was told by representatives of the sector....
Thursday, March 27, 2014
‘Must-Have’ Seafood Manual for Chefs, Caterers and Seafood Enthusiasts Launched
UK - A hotly anticipated guide to help chefs, caterers, restaurateurs and retailers promote the huge variety of fish and shellfish available to consumers in the...
Mexico Launches Fishery Management Plans for Shrimp, Snook and Conch
MEXICO - The Secretariat of Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fisheries and Food (SAGARPA) has launched Fishery Management plans for shrimp, snook and conch,...
Shrimp Exports to Exceed $200 million
HONDURAS - The Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (SAG) expects the export shrimp to be worth over $200 million this year, due to a price hike in the international...
Viet Nam's February Seafood Export Value up 57 per cent
VIET NAM - According to Vietnam Customs, seafood exports in February 2014 reached $458 million, up nearly 57 per cent year on year....
Australian Fisheries Management Review Moves Ahead
AUSTRALIA - The Government has taken the next step in its bold plan to modernise fishing management in Queensland with the release of the fisheries management review...
Golden King Crab Fleet to Help With Crab Population Survey
US - Alaska’s golden king crab fleet has signed on for the long haul to learn more about those far flung stocks. The crabbers will help state and federal scientists...
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Seafood Company Suffers as Political Tension in Ukraine Continues
UKRAINE - The current political tension in Ukraine is causing problems for on of Europe's leading crab stick and surimi producers, Viciunai Group....
Viet Nam Strengthens Fisheries, Aquaculture Cooperation with Norway
VIET NAM - On 21 March 2014, in Ho Chi Minh city, the Viet Nam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) in coordination with the Norwegian Seafood...
Mexico Sees Potential to Develop Tilapia Aquaculture
MEXICO - The head of the National Commission of Aquaculture and Fisheries, Mario Aguilar Sanchez, believes there is capacity to increase the production of tilapia...
Irish Oyster Sector Benefits from an Increase in Production and Employment
IRELANd - Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM) in partnership with Irish Farmers Association (IFA) Aquaculture hosted an informative conference on Ireland’s oyster industry...
Aquaculture Action Plan Recommended for Mediterranean
EU - A four-pronged action plan has been recommend in order to help promote aquaculture in the Mediterranean region. ...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Weekly Overview: Norwegian Veterinary Institute Closer to Understanding New Trout Disease
ANALYSIS - The Norwegian Veterinary Institute has released more information on the new trout disease that was discovered in Norwegian hatcheries....
Big Plans for the Development of Oman's Fisheries
OMAN - Oman's government plans to invest around $1.6 billion into the development of fisheries related infrastructure over the next seven years, to help double the...
Shrimp Cage Farming Looking Promising for Ecuador
ECUADOR - An experimental shrimp farm in sea cages in Puerto Engabao, being run by the National Fisheries Institute (INP) under the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock,...
Spring Fishing Bans Begin in China
CHINA - China's biggest freshwater lake, Poyang Lake in east China's Jiangxi Province, entered its three-month fishing moratorium at midday on Thursday, a move to...
New Wind Farms Need to Keep Fisheries Sector Consulted
SCOTLAND, UK - The Scottish government has given the go-ahead for two adjacent offshore wind farms to be built in the outer Moray Firth....
FEFAC Workshop on Sustainable Fish Feed for Aquaculture
BELGIUM - The European Feed Manufacturers' Federation is holding a stakeholder workshop to discuss future options for sustainable fish feed....
New Opportunities in East Africa for NGOs
GLOBAL, AFRICA - When USAID/East Africa announced the first Annual Program Statement (APS) under the African Institutions Innovation Mechanism (AIIM) initiative...
Fisheries Council Agree on Sandeel Management in North Sea
EU - The Agriculture and Fisheries Council of 24 March focused on the management of sandeel, the outcome of the negotiations with Coastal States on mackerel in the...
Monday, March 24, 2014
Saline Tilapia Research Completed in Dagupan
PHILIPPINES - Saline tilapia, or tilapia mollibicus, was developed in Dagupan City through 15 years of research through the joint collaboration of Filipino and French...
Mangalore to Host Fisheries and Aquaculture Strategy Meeting
INDIA - The Mangalore-based College of Fisheries is hosting a conference on ‘Strategies for building the yield gap in fisheries and aquaculture’ in Mangalore,...
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