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Thursday, July 24, 2014
Commission Prioritises Larger Quotas Over Larger Fish Stocks
EU - The European Commission announced the next steps in the implementation of the new common fisheries policy (CFP) at a hearing in the the Fisheries Committee...
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Breakthrough in Fighting EMS Helps Shrimp Production
JAPAN - The Japan International Cooperation Agency and the Japan Science and Technology Agency have announced a breakthrough in the fight against Early Mortality...
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Improvements to Farmed Salmon Production Through £18 million Agri-Tech Funding
UK - The Agri-Tech Catalyst, in which BBSRC is a major investor, has awarded 15 agricultural innovation projects a share of £18 million to help accelerate agricultural...
Friday, July 18, 2014
ISSF Launches Guidebooks for Responsible Tuna Fishing
US - The International Seafood Sustainability Foundation (ISSF) is offering virtual manuals that share the latest guidance on responsible tuna fishing operations...
Scientists Find Atlantic Salmon Can Adapt to Warmer Waters
CANADA - A group of scientists at the University of Oslo and University of British Columbia have discovered that Atlantic salmon have the capacity to adjust to warmer...
Thursday, July 17, 2014
Rethinking Fish Farming to Offset Its Public Health and Environmental Risks
US - As government agencies recommend greater consumption of seafood for its health benefits, a new analysis led by researchers from the Johns Hopkins Center for...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Weekly Overview: Barley and Sweet Potato Prove Effective as Fish Feed Ingredients
ANALYSIS - The Philippines Tarlac College of Agriculture (TCA) is studying the sweet potato as a nutritious and low cost feed source for the aquaculture industry,...
Fishermen Scraping the Bottom of the Barrel in the English Channel
UK - Decades of overfishing in the English Channel has resulted in the removal of many top predators from the sea and left fishermen ‘scraping the barrel’ for...
Monday, July 14, 2014
Advancing the Canadian Fishing Industry Through Research
CANADA - Studying the approaches used in Norway and Iceland to generate maximum returns from cod and other groundfish resources was the primary focus for Keith Hutchings,...
EJF and Côte d’Ivoire Collaborate on Combating Illegal Fishing
COTE D'IVOIRE - A high profile event held in Abidjan on 10 July 2014 raised awareness of IUU fishing in Côte d’Ivoire and highlighted solutions being developed...
Alaska Fish Factor: Glaciers May be Intensifying Acidity in Prince William Sound
US - Ocean chemists are calling it “revolutionary technology” as unmanned gliders track how melting glaciers may be intensifying corrosive waters in Prince William...
Friday, July 11, 2014
The Road to Sustainable Tuna Aquaculture
EU - Domesticating Atlantic bluefin tuna may help meet the food industry’s demand for this endangered species. However, making such an endeavour sustainable is...
Thursday, July 10, 2014
Fiji to Begin Tilapia Farming Venture
FIJI - The Fiji government has approved a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the adoption of tilapia fish farming in Fiji between the Department of Fisheries and...
Advances in Mollusk Parasite Culturing Methods Drives Research
US - Researchers at Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences dug into the last 70 years of peer-reviewed publications about protozoan parasites that infest bivalve...
Can Sweet Potato Feed the Aquaculture Industry?
PHILIPPINES - The Department of Agriculture’s Bureau of Agricultural Research (DA-BAR) is eyeing the sweet potato or kamote as an important feed source for the...
Tuesday, July 08, 2014
Weekly Overview: New Fish Health Handbook Available to Indian Fish, Shrimp Farmers
ANALYSIS - Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences (KUFOS), India, has released a handbook to help farmers identify diseases in fish and shrimp, writes...
Norway Moving Closer to Intensive Atlantic Bluefin Tuna Farming
NORWAY - The start-feed for “baby” tuna now being produced in Trondheim has given a Norwegian aquaculture company complete faith in the possibility of mass-producing...
New Handbook to Help Fish and Shrimp Farmers Identify Diseases
INDIA - The Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences (KUFOS) has released a handbook to help farmers identify diseases in fish and shrimp....
Monday, July 07, 2014
US Is Under-performing at Aquaculture
ANALYSIS - About 90 per cent of US seafood is imported and half of that is farm-raised overseas, writes Sarah Mikesell covering the Future of Fish and Sustainable...
Wednesday, July 02, 2014
Smarter Than You Think: Fish Remember Where They Were Fed Days Later
CANADA - It is popularly believed that fish have a memory span of only 30 seconds. Canadian scientists, however, have demonstrated that this is far from true –...
New Education Pack Teaches Children About Fish, Food and Nutrition
UK - A primary school in Port Talbot got a special lesson on the importance of eating seafood during a visit from the Welsh Government’s Marine and Fisheries Department...
Tuesday, July 01, 2014
Scientists Discover Truth About Electric Fish
US - Writing in the journal Science, a team of researchers identified the regulatory molecules involved in the genetic and developmental pathways that electric fish...
Friday, June 27, 2014
Scottish Funding Council Scholarships for Sustainable Aquaculture Students
SCOTLAND, UK - International publishing and media business, 5m, and the University of St Andrews have announced a substantial scholarship from the Scottish Funding...
Thursday, June 26, 2014
School Selected for Salmon Rearing Project
NEW ZEALAND - Marlborough Boys' College students will soon have their first taste of being salmon farmers after being selected to participate in the Nelson Marlborough...
Monday, June 23, 2014
Inaugural New Zealand King Salmon Study Scholarships Awarded at NMIT
NEW ZEALAND - Shenae Muirhead and George Faulkner are the inaugural recipients of the New Zealand King Salmon scholarships for students studying aquaculture at Nelson...
New Technique Developed to Measure Sea Cucumber
MEXICO - Researchers at the National Fisheries Institute (INAPESCA) have developed a new technique for the measurement of sea cucumber in the Yucatan peninsula,...
Friday, June 20, 2014
Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre Officially Launched at Highland Show
SCOTLAND, UK - A new innovation centre for aquaculture will help create jobs and support the growth, sustainability and profitability of the industry in Scotland....
EU-project Develops State of the Art of Marine Ecosystem Modelling
EU - Phytoplankton and zooplankton biomass are expected to decrease by six and 11 per cent respectively by the end of century due to climate change. This is just...
Thursday, June 19, 2014
New Research Finds Fish Have Good Memories and Can Feel Pain
AUSTRALIA - Do you still believe that fish are dumb and cannot feel pain? That we do not have to worry much about how they are cared for or caught? Think again,...
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Fisheries Body Calls for a 'Blue Revolution' in NE India
INDIA - Mumbai-based Central Institute of Fisheries Education (CIFE) vice-chancellor Dr W S Lakra has called for the launching a 'blue revolution' in the northeast,...
 
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