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Wednesday, January 09, 2013
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Oyster Farms Damaged by Spreading Fires
TASMANIA, AUSTRALIA - Oyster farms in Tasmania's Tasman Peninsula have been hit hard by the recent wild fires. The region supports a significant shellfish industry...
Thursday, December 27, 2012
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Fisheries Officers Swoop on Alleged Lobster Traffickers
AUSTRALIA - Three men apprehended on the North Coast at Wooli on 22 December in possession of 120 kilograms of eastern rock lobster face serious charges for alleged...
Monday, December 24, 2012
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Clean Sea to Suspend Tuna Propagation Programme
AUSTRALIA - Although this season's trials by Clean Seas Tuna Limited saw early Southern Bluefin Tuna spawnings start in October 2012 as scheduled, the volume and...
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Australian Mud Crabs Make the Grade
AUSTRALIA - A new national system to grade live mud crabs will provide a consistent, practical scheme for industry and ensure better quality product for Australian...
Thursday, December 20, 2012
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Value of Aquaculture Continues to Grow
AUSTRALIA - Figures released by the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences show that the value of aquaculture has increased by eight...
Wednesday, December 19, 2012
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Cronulla Fisheries Decentralisation to Proceed
AUSTRALIA - The NSW Government will support or partially support ten of the 13 recommendations in the Select Committee’s report into the closure of the Cronulla...
Tuesday, December 18, 2012
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Australia’s First Salmon Company Lands BAP Certification
AUSTRALIA - The Global Aquaculture Alliance has applauded Tassal Group Ltd. for becoming Australia’s first salmon-farming company to attain Best Aquaculture Practices...
Monday, December 17, 2012
Global Fish Farming News from Australia AFMA Keeps Fishing Fees Low
AUSTRALIA - The Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA) has announced its 2012-13 levies for Commonwealth fishers, with an increase of only 1.7 per cent...
Friday, December 14, 2012
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Temporary Closure of the Gulf St Vincent Prawn Fishery
AUSTRALIA - The Gulf St Vincent Commercial Prawn Fishery will be temporarily closed, to allow for the economic and biological performance of the fishery to improve....
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Snapper Season Open to All
AUSTRALIA - Fishers are reminded that the Snapper fishery opens to all sectors at mid-day on Saturday, 15 December....
Thursday, December 13, 2012
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Strong Year Predicted for Farming and Exports
AUSTRALIA - Farm income is expected to remain strong but ease slightly through 2013 with the exports forecast for primary industries predicting a strong year, according...
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Fisheries Stocktake a Confidence Boost for Consumers
AUSTRALIA - The Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA) says consumers can be confident in the sustainability of Australian seafood this Christmas. ...
Friday, December 07, 2012
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Southern Bluefin Tuna Stock Strong as New Season Starts
AUSTRALIA - Australia’s commercial Southern Bluefin Tuna fishing season kicked off on Saturday amid signs that the species is rebuilding well....
Wednesday, December 05, 2012
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Aquaculture Advisory Committee Changes
AUSTRALIA - Minister for Agriculture, Food and Fisheries, Gail Gago, announced the appointment of Catherine Cooper as Presiding Member of the Aquaculture Advisory...
Monday, December 03, 2012
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Fish Ear Bones Point to Climate Change Impacts
AUSTRALIA - Scientists believe that fish ear bones and their distinctive growth rings can offer clues to the likely impacts of climate change in aquatic environments....
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Seasonal Closure of Pipi Harvest
AUSTRALIA - The Department of Primary Industries (DPI) has announced that a seasonal closure on the commercial harvest of pipis will apply across the State from...
Friday, November 30, 2012
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Research Underway to Rapidly Reveal Fish Age
AUSTRALIA - A new A$500,000 project will see food and fisheries scientists across Australia collaborating on world-first research that will help to rapidly estimate...
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Australian Minister Welcomes Fisheries Science Report
AUSTRALIA - A Parliamentary report assessing the current state of fisheries science will help government and industry gauge the use of scientific data and its application...
Thursday, November 29, 2012
Global Fish Farming News from Australia FRDC Indigenous Development Scholarship Open for Applicants
AUSTRALIA - An annual scholarship is offered by the Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC) to an indigenous person who seeks to help shape the social...
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Ninth International Conference on Molluscan Shellfish Safety
AUSTRALIA - The ninth International Conference on Molluscan Shellfish Safety (ICMSS) is taking place 17 - 22 March 2013, in Sydney, Australia....
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Barra Reminder: Off Limits Means Release Immediately
AUSTRALIA - Fishers are reminded that barramundi is off limits in East Coast waters and the Gulf of Carpentaria, following recent reports of fishers targeting the...
Friday, November 23, 2012
Global Fish Farming News from Australia With Challenge Comes Opportunity in Australia
AUSTRALIA - With challenge comes opportunity. This theme echoed throughout three days of presentations and discussions at the Global Aquaculture Alliance’s GOAL...
Friday, November 16, 2012
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Government Announcement of Marine Reserve Expansion Plan Met With Mixed Views
AUSTRALIA - Australia's marine environments have been permanently protected with the proclamation of the world's biggest network of marine reserves. Environment...
Thursday, November 15, 2012
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Clean Seas Tuna Achieves Core Objective for Bluefin Tuna
AUSTRALIA - Clean Seas Tuna has achieved the first of its two core objectives for this season's Southern Bluefin Tuna (SBT) lifecycle trials. Early spawning of the...
Monday, November 12, 2012
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Reminder: Coral Reef Fin Fish Off Limits
AUSTRALIA - The Queensland Government has issued a reminder that coral reef fin fish will be off limits from this Sunday 11 November to 15 November....
Global Fish Farming News from Australia South Australian Mussel Industry all Clear
AUSTRALIA - PIRSA Fisheries and Aquaculture is assuring consumers that the South Australian mussel industry remains healthy and open for business following a national...
Thursday, November 08, 2012
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Mangrove Removal Restricted for Fish Habitat Protection
AUSTRALIA - The Queensland Government has issued a reminder for coastal communities that Queensland's mangroves are protected against removal or damage in order...
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Australia’s Largest Prawn Fishery Receives MSC Certification
AUSTRALIA - Prawns are an icon of Australian seafood and the announcement that the Northern Prawn Fishery has received the coveted Marine Stewardship Council certification...
Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Aquaculture Project Proposed for Jervis Bay
AUSTRALIA - Plans are in the pipeline for the New South Wales Government to establish commercial aquaculture industry in Jervis Bay, on the NSW South Coast, boosting...
Monday, October 29, 2012
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Annual Snapper Fishing Closure Starts 1 November
AUSTRALIA - Fishers are being reminded that the state-wide closed season for Snapper fishing in South Australia will begin at midday on 1 November 2012....
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