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Wednesday, October 01, 2014
Portable Fish Hatchery Set Up for Tribal Fishermen
INDIA - A portable hatchery unit, installed jointly by the Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture (CIFA) and the Central Inland Fisheries Research Institute...
Thursday, September 25, 2014
Disease Resistant Carp Fish Seed to Fetch Good Profits to Farmers
INDIA - The Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture (CIFA) has released disease-free Jayanti Rohu fish seed. The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
US Plan to Export Asian Carp to China not that Simple
CHINA - In early September, US scientists came to China to explore ways to prevent the spread of Asian carp in their country and to explore the possibility of exporting...
Monday, September 08, 2014
New Fish Processing Facility to Bring 100 New Jobs to Mississippi
US - Moon River Foods is locating a new fish processing operation in Baird, Mississippi. The project represents a corporate investment of $3 million and will create...
Monday, August 25, 2014
Koi Herpesvirus Disease Kills Wild Carps
ROMANIA - The Romanian veterinary authorities have reported a fresh outbreak of Koi herpesvirus disease at a lake in Buzau....
Thursday, August 07, 2014
Jamaica to Tap into Lucrative Ornamental Fish Exports
JAMAICA - The Minister of Industry, Investment and Commerce, Anthony Hylton, says the ornamental fish export industry is poised for growth and has the potential...
Tuesday, August 05, 2014
South Staffordshire College Fish Hatchery Sales Reach the Five Million Mark
UK - South Staffordshire College’s unique Aquaculture resources, which combine student courses with a commercial business, has hit a milestone with sales from...
Monday, August 04, 2014
Genomic Boost to Disease Resistance in Rohu Carp
NORWAY - A collaborative project between Norway and India has discovered markers for genes that control resistance against the bacterial disease Aeromoniasis in...
Friday, July 11, 2014
Synthetic Astaxanthin Approved for Salmonids and Ornamental Fish
EU - The Panel on Additives and Products or Substances used in Animal Feed (FEEDAP) has found that synthetic astaxanthin is safe for salmonids and ornamental fish...
Thursday, July 10, 2014
Koi Herpesvirus Disease Detected in Hampshire, Gloucestershire and Somerset
UK - Outbreaks of Koi herpesvirus (KHV) disease have been confirmed fisheries at Stoneham Lakes and Longbridge Lake, Hampshire, Ford House Farm, Gloucestershire...
Wednesday, June 04, 2014
Seema Andra to Hold Aqua Aquaria India 2015
INDIA - The 3rd edition of Aqua Aquaria India 2015, the biennial aquaculture – ornamental fish culture exhibition will be held from February 20 to 22, 2014 in...
Tuesday, June 03, 2014
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...
Friday, May 30, 2014
Soybean-Asian Carp Feed Blend More Sustainable for the Aquaculture Industry
US - Combining soybean meal with fish meal made from invasive Asian carp produces a more nutritious, sustainable and economical option for feeding some farm-raised...
Monday, May 19, 2014
Vaccination of Farmed Fish Good for Animals and Thus for Humans
NETHERLANDS - More than half of the fish consumed worldwide is cultivated in ponds or tanks and the percentage of cultivated fish in relation to wild fish is increasing....
Wednesday, May 07, 2014
New Aquaculture Farms to be Built in Ernakulam
INDIA - The Ernakulam district panchayat has approved a plan to launch new aquaculture farms on 67 hectares during the current financial year under the guidance...
Monday, April 28, 2014
Spring Viraemia of Carp Detected in Imported Fish
UK - A routine import check has identified Spring viraemia of carp (SVC) virus in goldfish imported from Hong Kong. ...
Monday, April 14, 2014
Why Not Send Invasive Asian Carp in US Back to Asia?
US - When it comes to fish, not many Americans have much insight or appetite for Asian carp, the invasive species that is wreaking havoc in the US heartland's waterways....
Monday, March 10, 2014
Can the Herpes Virus be Used to Control Carp?
AUSTRALIA - Scientists in Australia hope to use the herpes virus to try and wipe out invasive carp that are devastating Murray Darling waterways from Queensland...
Friday, January 31, 2014
Heavy Metals in Asian Carp not a Health Concern to Most
US - Researchers at the Prairie Research Institute's Illinois Natural History Survey have found that overall, concentrations of arsenic, selenium, and mercury in...
Monday, January 13, 2014
Koi Sleepy Disease Detected in the Netherlands
NETHERLANDS - Koi Sleepy Disease (KSD) was detected for the first time in the Netherlands, during the Autumn of 2013, in diseased koi from a large pond in the centre...
Friday, November 22, 2013
Congress Meets Aquaculture Research, Market and Public Managers
BRAZIL - The IV Brazilian Congress of Aquaculture Native Species begins on in Bethlehem is the first time that the state capital hosts the event, sponsored this...
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
Next-gen Gene Sequencing to Identify Invasive Carp in Chicago Waterways
US - A project to map the microbes present in the digestive systems of fish species holds promise for monitoring the presence of Asian carp in Chicago area waterways...
Friday, September 13, 2013
Small Number of Carp Could be Devastating for North America's Great Lakes
CANADA - A tiny number of Asian carp could establish a population of the invasive fish in the Great Lakes, according to new research from the University of Waterloo....
Thursday, August 15, 2013
Chinese Food Prices Remain Stable
CHINA - The average wholesale prices of eight kinds of aquatic products were up by 0.5 per cent compared to the previous week....
Thursday, August 08, 2013
New Model Tracks Eggs of Invasive Asian Carp
US - Asian carp are knocking on the door of the Great Lakes, but managers now can better pinpoint strategies to control their rapidly increasing population, according...
Wednesday, July 10, 2013
Caged Aquaculture Project Proves to be a Success
INDIA - A caged aquaculture demonstration project in inland water - a first in the state of Kerala in the Pookode Lake in Wayanad district - has proven to be a great...
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Great Lakes Research Focus of International Conference at Purdue
US - Hundreds of scientists, environmentalists, economists and government representatives from around the world will gather at Purdue University to review the most...
Monday, April 08, 2013
Asian Carp DNA not Widespread in the Great Lakes
US and CANADA - Researchers have found that Asian carp DNA is not widely spread in the Great Lakes. The most likely source of Asian carp DNA is thought to be from...
Thursday, March 21, 2013
Invasive Asian Carp May be Able to Spread Further Than Once Thought
US - Those concerned about the spread of Asian carp in Midwest rivers had some comfort in the expectation that varieties of these invasive fish could only invade...
Monday, March 18, 2013
More than 100 Varieties of Mexican Fish and Seafood in Season
MEXICO - During the season of Lent and Easter, more than 100 varieties of seafood are available, such as tilapia, squid, mackerel, sardine and tuna, among others,...
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