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AquaBounty starts 'field trials' in Argentina and Brazil

UNITED STATES | Friday, July 29, 2016
In the first six months of the year AquaBounty Technologies recorded a USD 3.9 m...


Oceanographic vessel to assess Greenland halibut fishery in NAFO area
South Korea | 22:40 | The oceanographic vessel Vizconde de Eza, of the Fisheries General Secretariat, on Wednesd... Full Story
Ban begins to protect tuna populations
Ecuador | 21:40 | The ban period "to protect tuna stocks as well as other marine resources associated w... Full Story
Scientist intends to digitize 3D replica of all fish in the world
United States | 02:50 | A University of Washington professor intends to scan and digitize the nearly 25,000 species of fish living on our planet, which will soon have a high-resolution, 3-D visual replica online, available to all and downloadable for free. Full Story
Sustainable Seafood from British Columbia
With more than 25 years of experience, customers worldwide recognize Coldfish Seafood as a top leader in the industry for live, fresh, and frozen seafood and for its sustainable fishing practices.
Jamestown Seafood Introduces Oysters from Sequim Bay
A collaborative effort with the Jamestown S’Klallam tribe, Jamestown Seafood is exciting seafood enthusiasts, introducing a distinctive and delicious new line of oysters from the Pacific Northwest.
Fish Transport System Moves Fish Without Compromising Quality
The innovative Whooshh system moves fish at the processing plant, farm site, hatchery, or dam through its patented transport tubes that use pressure differentials to “whoosh” the fish from one place to another.
iFarm – Cermaq Towards Individual-Based Farming
iFarm sensors have computer vision, recognizing each fish based on the dot pattern of the salmon; in a sensor chamber, number of fish, fish size, number of sea lice, and possible signs of the disease are registered.
Officials accused of certifying substandard aquaculture products
Viet Nam Officials from the Centre for Aquaculture Testing were dismissed after an investigation revealed that since 2013 they had forged certificates of aquaculture products, some of which were harmful for consumers’ health.
Reconstruction plan after earthquake and tsunami reaches 95pc
Chile In less than a year after the 8.4 Richter-scale earthquake and subsequent tsunami hitting the Region of Coquimbo and northern central areas of the country, SUBPESCA released a balance of the major reconstruction advances of "Coquimbo Restarts" program.
Does oxidized fish oil pose health risks?
New Zealand There is no evidence of a food safety risk associated with fish oil supplements currently on the New Zealand market, according to the Ministry for Primary Industries and the Ministry of Health.
Patagonian ministers discuss stance in defense of export refunds
Argentina Ministers of Production of Patagonian provinces will meet to discuss the possibility of joint action with the national government for the refunds for producers exporting from the ports of the region to remain in force.