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Trout production in Puno bordering 30,000 tonnes

PERU | Tuesday, September 02, 2014
In the region of Puno over 28,000 tonnes of trout were produced last year, a result that places this area as one of the top producers nationwide.


SK Telecom validates IoT-based management system at eel farm
South Korea | 00:50 | SK Telecom will implement an IoT (Internet of Things)-based fish farm management system at an eel farm in Gochang, North Jeolla Province. Full Story
Anchovy fishery closure surprises Galician fishermen
Spain | 23:50 | The purse seine fleet engaged in anchovy capture in Galician waters expect to reach an agreement with the local authorities to request the central Government an extension of the fishing quota for this semester. Full Story
Europêche complains about Damanaki's inaction on Russian import ban
European Union | 23:30 | The EU fisheries and aquaculture sector is greatly concerned about the "inaction" shown by Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries in the aftermath of the trade embargo imposed by Russia. Full Story
BioMar Chile Presents New Strategy for Sea Lice Control
Tests carried out by BioMar Chile to control the caligidosis in salmon have discovered that a compound derived from the soap bark tree, a Chilean endemic tree, might help to significantly reduce the parasite burden.
Friend of the Sea Launches New App to Find Restaurants Serving Sustainable Seafood
Friend of the Sea App database provides users with the most current listing of Friend of the Sea sustainable seafood products and restaurants.
Morgère to Promote their Popular Range of Trawl Doors at Icelandic Fisheries Exhibition
Morgère will be promoting their range of trawl doors at the exhibition, which are proving popular with many Icelandic skippers for their versatility and consistently good catch rates.
Copper River Celebrates Fall Coho with Sustainable Harvest Celebration
To mark the season’s transition, the Copper River/Prince William Sound Marketing Association is holding its annual Copper River Coho Tour on August 28th to September 1st.
Govt plans to limit Pacific bluefin tuna catch
Japan The Japanese Government intends to reduce the catch of immature Pacific bluefin tuna and prevent overfishing of the high-priced fish by implementing common regulations internationally, out of criteria currently adopted independently by Japan.
High supply and low prices boost octopus fishing ban
Mauritania For three months octopus will not be allowed to be caught in Mauritanian waters, following the ban enacted by the Government of this country from 21 August.
Galicia reopens some raft polygons and shellfish beds
Spain The presence of the lipophilic toxin in the Galician estuaries is subsiding significantly, which has contributed to the opening of six mussel farming polygons.
Banks to refinance Pescanova’s aquaculture macro-plant in Mira
Portugal The creditor banks of the Portuguese fish farm belonging to Pescanova in Mira finally desisted from recovering EUR 100 million owed by the company through the exercise of their right to sell the assets.