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14 January 2014
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Government Grant to Further Protect Seabirds from Trawlers
AUSTRALIA - The South East Trawl Fishing Industry Association (SETFIA) has received a A$360,000 Australian Government grant to continue work on protecting seabirds...
10 January 2014
Global Fish Farming News from Australia CO2 Group Completes Acquisition of Seafarm Ltd
AUSTRALIA - Australia's largest prawn farm has now been purchased by CO2 Group in order to help develop a major aquaculture business platform in Asutralia....
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Best Aquaculture Practice Auditor Course Set For Australia In June
AUSTRALIA - The Global Aquaculture Alliance is inviting new auditor candidates, returning auditors requiring refresher training, producers, government officials...
03 January 2014
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Management Changes Made to Australian Abalone Fishery
AUSTRALIA - New management arrangements for the Western Zone Abalone Fishery are set to improve the integrity of the quota management system and reduce management...
27 December 2013
Global Fish Farming News from Australia CO2 Expands Aquaculture Footprint
AUSTRALIA - CO2 Group is expanding its footprint in the aquaculture industry with the purchase of Queensland prawn company Seafarm for A$11.2 million....
24 December 2013
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Eating Fish Improves Sperm Count
AUSTRALIA - Researchers have found that eating fish regularly can improve sperm count....
17 December 2013
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Snapper Fishery Reopens but Smaller Spatial Closures Remain
AUSTRALIA - Fishers are reminded that although the statewide snapper fishery closure has ended, smaller spatial closures remain in place in northern Spencer Gulf...
12 December 2013
Global Fish Farming News from Australia World’s Largest Barramundi Hatchery to Open in Victoria
AUSTRALIA - The world’s largest Barramundi hatchery with capacity to supply almost half the annual global industry requirement for seed stock has been officially...
11 December 2013
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Export Earnings from Australian Fisheries Products Forecast to Rise
AUSTRALIA - Australian farm exports are forecast to be around $38 billion in 2013–14, with higher forecasts for beef and veal, wine, and dairy products, according...
10 December 2013
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Invasive Asian Paddle Crab Could Spread Devastating Diseases
AUSTRALIA - If you are crabbing over summer in the West Coast Region, the Department of Fisheries is calling for help from fishers in reporting any unusual crabs...
05 December 2013
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Help for Native Fish Recovery in the Murray River
AUSTRALIA - Secrets of River Murray native fish species have been unlocked by new research, providing valuable new insights for environment water management....
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Doors Open to New Seafood Investment Opportunities
AUSTRALIA - Fish species not currently commercially fished in South Australian waters could soon end up on menus around the world thanks to new State Government...
02 December 2013
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Reef Fish Find it’s Too Hot to Swim
AUSTRALIA - A team of researchers from the ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies at James Cook University has shown that ocean warming may make some large...
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Tuna Summit Urged to End Overfishing and Halt New Vessels
AUSTRALIA - Greenpeace is urging the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC), who are meeting in Cairns, Australia, to halt the entry of new industrial...
26 November 2013
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Super Seafood Recipes hit the Mark
AUSTRALIA - Delicious, healthy and sustainable South Australian seafood was on show at the SARDI Aquatic Sciences Open Day on Sunday 17 November....
21 November 2013
Global Fish Farming News from Australia World Fisheries Day: Australian Seafood is the 'Best Choice'
AUSTRALIA - If you are going to eat sustainable and healthy seafood, 'Australian is the source of choice'­ was the key message from the Commonwealth Fisheries Association...
12 November 2013
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Have Your Say on Sardine Fishery Draft Management Plan
AUSTRALIA - Interested stakeholders and the community are encouraged to have their say on a draft management plan for the South Australian Commercial Sardine Fishery....
11 November 2013
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Clean Seas Tuna Yellowtail Kingfish Production Proceeding Well
AUSTRALIA - Clean Seas Tuna has reported that its programme to increase annual yellowtail kingfish production to in excess of 1,500 tonnes by the 2015 financial...
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Have Your Say on Spencer Gulf Prawn Fishery Management
AUSTRALIA - Interested stakeholders and the community are encouraged to have their say on a draft management plan for the commercial Spencer Gulf Prawn Fishery....
30 October 2013
Global Fish Farming News from Australia FADs Enticing Fish and Fishers to NSW Coast
AUSTRALIA - Fishers and fish are expected to be drawn to the New South Wales coast this summer thanks to a series of fish attracting devices (FADs) being reinstalled...
29 October 2013
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Port Lincoln to Host Seafood Directions Conference
AUSTRALIA - South Australia’s seafood capital Port Lincoln is set to become the focal point of Australia seafood industry as host of the 2013 Australian Seafood...
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Smarter Commercial Fishing Reporting App Launched
AUSTRALIA - Licensed commercial fishers across South Australia can now lodge their Fishwatch reports straight from their smartphone or mobile device thanks to a...
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Australian Fisheries Continue to get Top Marks for Sustainability
AUSTRALIA - Australian fisheries have once again got top marks for marine conservation and sustainability, following the release of the Australian Bureau of Agricultural...
24 October 2013
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Tenders Open for Commercial Fishing Peak Industry Body
AUSTRALIA - Minister for Primary Industries and Small Business Katrina Hodgkinson has announced the start of the tender process for a peak body representing the...
23 October 2013
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Herbicide Runoff Reduced to Great Barrier Reef
AUSTRALIA - An innovative new approach to sugarcane plantation weed management trialled in select Great Barrier Reef (GBR) catchments has shown a 90 per cent reduction...
22 October 2013
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Australia Intercepts Four Illegal Fishing Vessels
AUSTRALIA - HMAS Wollongong, together with the Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA) and the Australian Customs and Border Protection Service (ACBPS),...
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Fishermen Warned of Harmful Algal Bloom
AUSTRALIA - A toxic algal bloom, produces diarrhetic shellfish poisoning toxins, has been detected in the waters of Ballina Beach....
17 October 2013
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Pipi Industry’s High Hopes for the Future
AUSTRALIA - The Pipi (Goolwa cockle) industry’s future is bright following the receipt of scientific advice on the health of the resource....
Global Fish Farming News from Australia Unsustainable Sea Cucumber Fishing Damaging Great Barrier Reef
AUSTRALIA - Sea cucumber fishing in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park shows worrying signs of being unsustainable. Many species being targeted are endangered and...
15 October 2013
Global Fish Farming News from Australia New Plan for Australian Marine Scalefish Fishery
AUSTRALIA - The management plan for the South Australian Commercial Marine Scalefish Fishery has been finalised, providing clear guidelines to ensure the ecologically...
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