The Andalusian Institute of Agrarian Research and Training, Fisheries, Food and Organic Production (IFAPA) bases its creation in the will to respond to the demands of agriculture, fisheries, aquaculture and Andalusian food.
The IFAPA intended to be a flexible and effective instrument in performance, realistic and pragmatic in its action programs, and dump in promoting research, technological innovation and training in the field of agriculture, fisheries and food industries.
Shark fin trade experiences sharp drop Hong Kong
The volume of shark fin products imported into Hong Kong in 2013 dropped from 8,285.1 tonnes to 5,412.2 tonnes, representing 34.7 per cent, according to the latest figures from the Census and Statistics Department.
Ocean acidification proves to have domino effect Australia
Researchers from the Australian Institute of Marine Science are currently studying the shallow volcanic CO2 seeps in eastern Papua New Guinea in Milne Bay Province to observe how ocean acidification is affecting the oceans.