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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...
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Leading Aquaculture Health Provider Open for Business in Asia
THAILAND - International aquaculture health company Fish Vet Group (FVG) has officially opened for business in Asia with a ceremony to launch its state-of-the-art...
Monday, June 09, 2014
Quality Fish Seed Needed to Increase Production
BANGLADESH - Experts at a workshop have stressed that annual fish production in the country can be enhanced by producing quality fish seed through practicing an...
Thursday, June 05, 2014
Iron, Steel in Hatcheries May Distort Magnetic 'Map Sense' of Steelhead Trout
US - Exposure to iron pipes and steel rebar, such as the materials found in most hatcheries, affects the navigation ability of young steelhead trout by altering...
Tuesday, June 03, 2014
Salmon Farming Companies Create Smolt Quality Index
CHILE - Five salmon farming companies, in Los Lagos region, Chile, participated in a mutual cooperation project oriented to assess quality parameters in smolt production....
Tuesday, May 27, 2014
Japan Reports World’s First Bluefin Tuna Spawning in Onshore Tank
JAPAN - The Fisheries Research Agency has succeeded in spawning bluefin tuna and retrieving fertilized eggs in large onshore tanks at a research institute in Nagasaki....
Thursday, May 22, 2014
Panabo City Conducts Tilapia Hatchery Seminar
PHILIPPINES - The City Government of Panabo through the City Agriculturist Office (Cagro) conducted a Tilapia Hatchery Seminar at Barangay Consolacion on May 12,...
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
Production Plant for World Supply of Live Fish-fry Feed
NORWAY - Live start-feed, cultivated in Trondheim, Norway has enabled large numbers of lobster and tuna fry to survive in tanks. Now, SINTEF – the largest independent...
Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Nueva Vizcaya Intensifies Support to Fisheries and Aquaculture Sector
PHILIPPINES - The provincial government through the Provincial Agriculture Office (PAgrO) continues to provide free tilapia fingerlings to various fish farmers and...
Thursday, May 15, 2014
New Hatchery to Boost Fishery Production in the Philippines
PHILIPPINES - The northwestern part of the country now has a steady source of quality fingerlings for fish farmers after the initial production conducted at the...
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Larger Salmon Smolts Produce Healthier Fat
NORWAY - Farmed salmon is rich in fat, but fillets of farmed salmon contain less marine omega-3 than previously, because a large fraction of the fish oil in the...
Friday, May 09, 2014
Government to Conduct Tilapia Farming Training at Congress
PHILIPPINES - The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) region 2, in collaboration with the Local Government Units of Isabela and SN Aboitiz, is set to...
Thursday, May 01, 2014
What has Happened to the US Organic Aquaculture Standard?
ANALYSIS - Organic fish farming has been successfully established in many countries around the world, but the United States has yet to develop a standard. With a...
Monday, April 28, 2014
Vinh Long Investing in Expanding Prawn Hatchery
VIET NAM - The People Committee of Vinh Long province has recently approved the project of upgrading and expanding a fish seed center located in Tan Hoi commune,...
Thursday, April 24, 2014
More Private Investment Needed in Philippines Hatcheries
PHILIPPINES - The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) is calling for more investments in hatcheries as Region 1 alone accounts for 25 per cent of milkfish...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Tilapia Foundation to Hold Workshop on Hatchery Management and Breeding
BANGLADESH - The Bangladesh Tilapia Foundation (BTF) is holding a week long workshop 'Tilapia Hatchery Management, Genetically Improved Breeding Stock Development...
Monday, April 21, 2014
Nueva Vizcaya Farmers Receive Free Tilapia Fingerlings
PHILIPPINES - At least 220 farmers in this town recently received free tilapia fingerlings from the local government unit, Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources...
Thursday, April 10, 2014
How to Apply Good Biosecurity in Aquaculture
ANALYSIS - Disease costs the US aquaculture industry alone, millions of dollars a year. In order to try and mitigate disease outbreaks from occurring, it is important...
Friday, March 14, 2014
Online Aquaculture Training Videos Now Available
EGYPT - A series of high quality aquaculture training videos, designed to teach Egyptian fish farmers the industry’s best management practices, has recently been...
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Speed Trap Catches Domestic Trout Moving too Slow
US - Washington State University researchers have documented dramatic differences in the swimming ability of domesticated trout and their wilder relatives....
Friday, March 07, 2014
New Website Helps African Farmers Manage Catfish Operations
NIGERIA - Lanre Ogunsina, CEO of Fishmaster Ltd, an African catfish company based in Nigeria, has developed a new website that will help African catfish farmers...
Learn How to Maximize Aquaculture Operations with Minimal Heat Cost
CANADA - The Canadian Geothermal Energy Association (CanGEA) is offering a one day workshop tailored to the needs of aquaculture operators....
Friday, February 21, 2014
New Fish Disease Discovered in Norway
NORWAY - The Norwegian Veterinary Institute has discovered a new disease in hatchery rainbow trout. ...
Ben Tre Farmers Face Cockle Seed Shortage
VIET NAM - In 2013, farmers in Ben Tre province harvested 1,008 MT of cockle, 104 MT lower than that of 2012. This decline is expected to continue in 2014 due to...
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Aquaculture America 2014: Sustainable Shrimp and Ulva Farming Proves Successful in Mexico
ANALYSIS - The sustainable farming of shrimp can sometimes be challenging due to disease, large amounts of feed and damage to the environment. However, researchers...
Monday, February 17, 2014
Farm Animal Welfare Committee Publishes Opinion on the Welfare of Farmed Fish
UK - The Farm Animal Welfare Committee (FAWC) has published its Opinion on the Welfare of Farmed Fish. This considers fish during their time on the farm, while a...
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Draft Of BAP Hatchery Standards Available For Public Comment
GLOBAL - A draft of the Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) hatchery and nursery standards for finfish, crustaceans and mollusks is now available for public comment...
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Record-breaking Year for Aquaculture Training in Egypt
EGYPT - WorldFish and the Improving Employment and Incomes through Development of Egypt’s Aquaculture Sector (IEIDEAS) project delivered training in ‘Best Management...
Monday, January 20, 2014
Viet Nam Now Producing Abalone Seed
VIET NAM - In 2013, abalone seed was artificially produced in a Vietnamese hatchery for the first time. ...
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