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Friday, June 13, 2014
Global Fish Farming News from New Zealand Salmon Farm Expansion to Drive New Zealand's Seafood Industry Growth
NEW ZEALAND - Aquaculture is expected to be the key driver for the forecast growth of New Zealand's seafood industry. It is expected to grow in the next couple of...
Thursday, June 12, 2014
Global Fish Farming News from Global Outcome Measures Drive Grower Profitability, Sustainable Practices
ANALYSIS - Farmers are seeing the value of switching to outcome measures to increase profitability as part of building on their sustainable farming practices. ...
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Global Fish Farming News from Spain Can Collaboration Lead to More Sustainably Fished Seas?
SPAIN - Is working with others and taking responsibility the simple solution to sustainable fishing? The GAP2 project answers an emphatic ‘yes’ to this question...
Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Global Fish Farming News from Global Weekly Overview: New Study Highlights the Path for Sustainable Aquaculture
ANALYSIS - In this week's news, new research by World Resources Institute (WRI), WorldFish, the World Bank, INRA and Kasetsart University shows that farmed fish...
Global Fish Farming News from United States East and West Coast Shrimp Prices Increasing
US - East and West coast shrimp prices are on the increase due to a short supply and lowest biomass in recent history, reports Rob Reierson in the 3-Minute Market...
Monday, June 09, 2014
Global Fish Farming News from United States Alaska Fish Factor: Salmon Prices Show Marked Seasonal Variations
US - Salmon prices at wholesale show marked seasonal variations for both wild and farmed fish. It’s a pattern that has been tracked for decades by Urner Barry,...
Friday, June 06, 2014
Global Fish Farming News from Canada New Report Supports Shutdown of All High Seas Fisheries
CANADA - Fish and aquatic life living in the high seas are more valuable as a carbon sink than as food and should be better protected, according to research from...
Thursday, June 05, 2014
Global Fish Farming News from Norway Aquaculture Must Improve or Die, say Experts
NORWAY - Norway’s aquaculture sector has been a world leader for innovation. But much more research is needed to avoid stagnation, according to research by two...
Tuesday, June 03, 2014
Global Fish Farming News from Global Weekly Overview: Researchers Discover Sustainable Fish Feed from Invasive Carp
GLOBAL - In this week's news, research by Southern Illinois University (SIU), US, has discovered that combining soybean meal with fish meal made from invasive Asian...
Global Fish Farming News from United States Bigger Hokkaido Chum Salmon Quota Expected this Year
US - One of the world's largest wild salmon fisheries, the Hokkaido chum salmon fishery, is expected to be set a quota for 2014 of around 120,000 metric tons, reports...
Monday, June 02, 2014
Global Fish Farming News from United States Alaska Fish Factor: Senate Appropriations Committee Passes GM Labelling Requirement
US - If genetically modified salmon gets a green light by the federal government, it will be labeled as such if US Senators on both sides of the aisle have their...
Friday, May 30, 2014
Global Fish Farming News from United States What Does the Future Hold for Fish: An Industry Day
US - As part of the 2nd Sustainable Seafood Week NYC, Future of Fish hosted an event, co-sponsored by thefishsite.com and Benchmark Sustainability Science, to bring...
Thursday, May 29, 2014
Global Fish Farming News from United States Further Price Increases for Pollock
US - Pollock prices are on the increase and there are still problems with incorrect net weights and over soaking in the market, reports Rob Reierson in the 3-Minute...
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Global Fish Farming News from Global Weekly Overview: Japan Reports Potential for Bluefin Tuna Aquaculture After Successful Onshore Spawning
ANALYSIS - In this week's news, Japan has successfully spawned bluefin tuna in onshore tanks, writes Lucy Towers, TheFishSite Editor. ...
Global Fish Farming News from United States Alaska Fish Factor: Seafood Companies Still Selling Last Summer's Salmon Catch
US - Salmon season is just getting underway, but seafood companies are still selling last summer’s record catch of 226 million pink salmon - and it has prompted...
Monday, May 26, 2014
Global Fish Farming News from Global How Valuable are UN’s Food and Agriculture Business Principles?
ANALYSIS - The United Nations six Food and Agriculture Business Principles that were launched this week, designed to help agricultural communities in underdeveloped...
Friday, May 23, 2014
Global Fish Farming News from Global Will the EU Implement the Electronic Bluefin Catch Documentation to save Atlantic Bluefin Tuna?
ANALYSIS - The eastern Atlantic bluefin tuna is showing some positive signs of recovery five years after the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic...
Thursday, May 22, 2014
Global Fish Farming News from United States Debate on GMO Fish, Food Stirs Strong Feelings in NYC
ANALYSIS - A panel of experts on genetically modified organisms (GMOs) gathered Sunday, April 27 at the Food Book Fair in Williamsburg, New York City, US, to debate...
Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Global Fish Farming News from Global Weekly Overview: Fisheries and Aquaculture Playing an Important Role in Feeding the World
ANALYSIS - In this week's news, more people than ever before around the world are relying on fisheries and aquaculture for food and as a source of income, but harmful...
Global Fish Farming News from United States Fishing Industry Expecting the Worst El Niño in Decades
US - Atlantic cod prices have been driven higher and there is a 65 per cent chance of transition to El Niño this summer which could be the worst El Niño in decades,...
Monday, May 19, 2014
Global Fish Farming News from United States Alaska Fish Factor: Slow Start to Alaska Salmon Season
US - Trollers in Southeast Alaska provide fresh king salmon nearly year round, but the runs of reds and kings to the Copper River mark the “official start” of...
Friday, May 16, 2014
Global Fish Farming News from Global Urgent Measures Need to be Taken to Save Pacific Bluefin Tuna
GLOBAL - The most recent scientific data confirms that the highly sought after Pacific bluefin tuna is highly overfished and at threat and despite the science available,...
Thursday, May 15, 2014
Global Fish Farming News from United States Global Prices of Protein Climbing
US - The global prices of protein are climbing. The increase in seafood prices was led mainly by shrimp, reports Kyla Ganton in the 3-Minute Market Insight from...
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Global Fish Farming News from Global Weekly Overview: Sustainable Fishing and Aquaculture Discussed at Seafood Expo Global
ANALYSIS - Last week, TheFishSite.com was in Brussels, Belgium, for the Seafood Expo Global show, writes Lucy Towers, TheFishSite Editor....
Global Fish Farming News from United States Sustainable Seafood Day Addresses Traceability, Aquaculture
ANALYSIS - Future of Fish and Sustainable Seafood Week NYC teamed up to address topics in sustainable seafood that are critical to food industry professionals, writes...
Monday, May 12, 2014
Global Fish Farming News from United States Alaska Fish Factor: Commercial Fishing Outscores Recreational
US - The debate over which sector – commercial or recreational fishing – provides the bigger economic punch can finally be put to rest....
Friday, May 09, 2014
Global Fish Farming News from Belgium Seafood Expo Global – Marine Stewardship Council Rising in Strength
BELGIUM - The number of fisheries around the world that have been certified as sustainable by the Marine Stewardship Council has reached 221....
Global Fish Farming News from Global McDonald's Showcases Innovative, Sustainable Suppliers
GLOBAL - McDonald’s announced its “2014 Best of Sustainable Supply” winners in a report highlighting how suppliers achieved significant results by identifying...
Thursday, May 08, 2014
Global Fish Farming News from United States Trade Sanctions Could Tighten up the Salmon Market
US - Pacific halibut prices are up and the recent political tension between Russia and the Ukraine could lead to a tighter salmon market, reports Kyla Ganton in...
Wednesday, May 07, 2014
Global Fish Farming News from Belgium Seafood Global Expo: Zonal Management to Help Beat Disease Outbeaks
BELGIUM - The Global Aquaculture Alliance set out details of its zone management scheme at the opening of the Global Seafood Expo in Brussels on Tuesday, writes...
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