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Monday, October 20, 2014
Mycotoxins: Farmers Must Be Vigilant
ANALYSIS - Mycotoxins can wreak havoc on a producer's feeding program, and this year is no exception, given the cool wet conditions across much of the US Midwest,...
Successful LARVIVA Range Presentation for BioMar at Aquaculture Europe 2014
SPAIN - The hatchery segment, in particular BioMar's larval feed range LARVIVA, was the leading topic chosen by BioMar to be presented to selected customers in the...
Thursday, October 16, 2014
Aquaculture Europe 2014: Meagre - A New Super Species for Mediterranean Aquaculture?
MEDITERRANEAN - In order to improve the competitiveness of the Mediterranean aquaculture sector and to expand the market, which is currently dominated by sea bass...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Organisations Address Social Responsibility in the Fish Feed Sector
GLOBAL - The Global Aquaculture Alliance, IFFO, Lyons Seafoods Co. and Wm Morrison Supermarkets on 10 October collectively agreed to a position statement on the...
Monday, October 13, 2014
Global Fish Oil Market to Reach $3.3 Billion by 2020
GLOBAL - The global market for fish oil is expected to reach $3,300.0 million by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc....
Friday, October 10, 2014
Denmark Antimicrobial Use in Animals Continues to Increase
DENMARK - Antimicrobial usage in animals in Denmark continued to increase in 2013 – mainly due to an increased use in pigs. However, antimicrobial use in pigs...
Heavy Metals May Contribute to Antibiotic Resistance in Bacteria
SWEDEN - A new study at Uppsala University shows that very low concentrations of heavy metals and antibiotics contribute to resistance....
Thursday, October 09, 2014
Seafarm Project Turning Algae into Food and Fuel
SWEDEN - Meet the farm of the future, where common seaweed is being upgraded from an environmental problem to a valuable natural resource and raw material....
Wednesday, October 08, 2014
APC Proteins an Effective Choice to Improve Young Fish Development
EUROPE - APC is the world’s leading functional protein producer, with SDAP (AP820P, AP920P, Appetein GS) leading the way as an ingredient for young animal feed...
ALLER AQUA’s New Egyptian Factory Begins Production
EGYPT - During the second week of September ALLER AQUA’s new factory in Egypt began its production, and is now supplying Egyptian customers with fish feed, the...
Nutriad’s Smart Feed Additives to Boost the Blue Revolution
EUROPE - Aquaculture is expected to fill the gap between the increasing demands for healthy seafood and stagnating fisheries. Being a young and fast growing activity,...
Tuesday, October 07, 2014
Next Era Probiotic Solutions on Show at Eurotier
EUROPE – Pioneering scientists have submitted research on a new generation of probiotic applications, to be unveiled at Europe’s leading animal production trade...
Friday, October 03, 2014
Norwegian Scientists Investigate Potential of Omega 3 from Bacteria
NORWAY - Access to omega 3 sources in fish feed is a limiting factor for growth in aquaculture. Researchers from SINTEF and NTNU will now explore the potential of...
Oceans EPA/DHA Concentrates Now Friend of the Sea Certified
NORWAY - The Oceans Omega-3 ingredient line from Pharma Marine can now carry the Friend of the Sea seal of approval. Pharma Marine is already Friend of the Sea certified...
Wednesday, October 01, 2014
Pesquera Diamante’s Fish Oil Certified Friend of the Sea Sustainable
PERU - Pesquera Diamante – a major processor of fishmeal and fish oil, canned food, fresh and frozen products from Peru – has successfully undergone Friend of...
Thursday, September 25, 2014
Mycotoxins a Hot Topic at the Upcoming World Nutrition Forum 2014
GERMANY - An expert panel session at the World Nutrition Forum will set the tone for emerging issues and critical research in the development of novel strategies...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Biomin's FUMzyme® Receives EU Positive Vote for Authorisation
EU - FUMzyme® from the well-established Mycofix® product line of BIOMIN, is slated to become the first-ever purified enzyme authorized by the EU as substances...
Monday, September 15, 2014
Algasol Renewables, OriginOil Collaborate on Algae Fish Feed Production
BANGLADESH - OriginOil is to provide algae harvesting technology for the low-cost algae growth system from Algasol Renewables. The integrated system will launch...
Friday, September 12, 2014
Heterotrophic Algae May Fully Replace Fish Oil in Salmon Feed
NORWAY - Fish oil is an ideal source of omega-3 in salmon feed, but the capacity to produce farmed salmon using fish oil as the main source of omega-3 in feed is...
Thursday, September 11, 2014
US Catfish Market Update: Catfish Production Down 18 per cent
US - The USDA catfish production report has now been reinstituted. In 2012 the three major states, Mississippi, Arkansas and Alabama had 78,300 acres in production...
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
How Feed Additives Can Affect Fish Health and Welfare
SPAIN - Dr Enric Gisbert from IRTA discusses the use of feed additives for fish health and welfare....
Tuesday, September 09, 2014
Norwegian Krill Fishery Enters Sustainable Assessment
NORWAY - A Norwegian Antarctic krill (Superba Euphasia) fishery has entered the assessment for the Marine Stewardship Council’s credible standard for sustainable...
Monday, September 01, 2014
New Proposed Maximum Levels of Fumonisins in Maize
US - The current report of the Codex Alimentarius Commission (FAO) on contaminants in foods includes a new proposal for maximum levels for fumonisins in maize and...
Friday, August 29, 2014
Aquaculture Stewardship Council to Further Discuss Feed Standard
GLOBAL - The Aquaculture Stewardship Council’s (ASC) Responsible Feed Project’s participants will come together next week for the first technical working group...
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Marine Harvest Reports Record High Profit and Volume for Q2 2014
NORWAY - Marine Harvest achieved an operational EBIT of NOK 1,220 million in the second quarter of 2014, compared to NOK 901 million in the corresponding quarter...
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Public Comment Period Open for New Draft ASEAN Shrimp Farming Standard
INDONESIA - The first draft Shrimp Standard for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) region is now available for public comment from farmers, experts...
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Animal Feed Additives Market to Reach $20 billion by 2020
GLOBAL - The global animal feed additive market, valued at $14.9 billion in 2013, is estimated to reach $20 billion by 2020....
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
AFIA Submits Comments to FAO on Sustainability Guidelines
US - The American Feed Industry Association (AFIA) has recently submitted comments to the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations on the Livestock...
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
World Nutrition Forum: Exploring Sustain:Ability and Limits to Growth
GERMANY - Author and sought-after expert in climate issues, energy and scenario modeling, Professor Jorgen Randers will set the tone for discussions on the planet’s...
Thursday, August 07, 2014
IRTA Researcher Discusses Fish Feeding Options
SPAIN - Researchers at IRTA explain the variety of fish feed systems that exist in aquaculture as part of a new video series....
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