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Snow Crab Fishery Becomes 200th Fishery to Achieve MSC Certification

Snow Crab Fishery Becomes 200th Fishery to Achieve MSC Certification | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
CANADA - The Newfoundland and Labrador (NL) snow crab fishery, the province’s highest value fishery and one of Canada’s most valuable fisheries, has achieved Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certification.
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WCB reduces rate for fisheries industries - TheChronicleHerald.ca

WCB reduces rate for fisheries industries - TheChronicleHerald.ca | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
The Workers’ Compensation Board has reduced its rate for fisheries industries in 2016, citing improved safety measures and awareness.
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Despite doom and gloom, our fisheries are fine - Florida Keys Keynoter

Florida Keys Keynoter Despite doom and gloom, our fisheries are fine Florida Keys Keynoter Evidently the special-interest Lloyd Brown refers to in his letter about the Biscayne National Park general management plan just happens to be some of the...
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Virginia Institute of Marine Science - VIMS prepares interns for careers in oyster aquaculture

Virginia Institute of Marine Science - VIMS prepares interns for careers in oyster aquaculture | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Four emerging professionals needed to advance Chesapeake Bay’s rapidly growing oyster aquaculture industry received certificates of completion during a reception at VIMS last week.
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Huge fish farm planned near San Diego aims to fix seafood imbalance - Aquaculture Directory

Huge fish farm planned near San Diego aims to fix seafood imbalance - Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
The Hubbs-SeaWorld Research Institute, the nonprofit research arm of SeaWorld, is partnering with a private investment firm to create the aquaculture project. Don Kent, the president and CEO of Hubbs-SeaWorld, says he wants to help correct what he calls a "seafood imbalance."
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Trident Seafoods Opens Georgia Plant - Aquaculture Directory

Trident Seafoods Opens Georgia Plant - Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Trident Seafoods announced that its plant has opened in Carrollton, about 50 miles west of Atlanta. Trident was able to upgrade a former production plant on 81 acres for its Georgia operation, which includes 88,000 square feet of manufacturing space, 18,000 feet of office space and a support area totalling 20,000 square feet.
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USDA appoints Recirculating Farms Coalition executive director to special task force - Aquaculture Directory

USDA appoints Recirculating Farms Coalition executive director to special task force - Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that it has selected Recirculating Farms Coalition Executive Director Marianne Cufone, along with 15 other diversely qualified experts in the areas of hydroponic, aquaponic, and organic production, to serve on a new task force that will discuss organic standards for hydroponic and aquaponic operations.
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PD Editorial: California's native fisheries in peril - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

PD Editorial: California's native fisheries in peril - Santa Rosa Press Democrat | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
California’s prolonged drought is taking a toll on lawns and farms and forests. It’s also a threat to wildlife, especially fish, which must have cold war to survive.
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NOAA Fisheries embraces — not ignores — climate research - The Seattle Times

NOAA Fisheries embraces — not ignores — climate research - The Seattle Times | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
NOAA Fisheries is on the cutting edge of climate-change research when it comes to salmon.
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Fish-farming ends hunger, empowers women - The Hill (blog)

Fish-farming ends hunger, empowers women - The Hill (blog) | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
The aquaculture success story in Bangladesh can be repeated in other developing areas around the globe.
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Blenheim seafood company gains national recognition - Aquaculture Directory

Blenheim seafood company gains national recognition - Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
A Marlborough seafood company has won recognition in a national competition promoting small to medium-sized businesses.
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Consumer Groups Urge Costco To Publicly Reject GMO Salmon - Aquaculture Directory

Consumer Groups Urge Costco To Publicly Reject GMO Salmon - Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Consumer groups are pressuring retail giant Costco to publicly promise not to sell genetically modified salmon even if it’s approved by federal regulators.
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The Small Training Provider: Seafood Training Tasmania's Story

Seafood Training Tasmania is the largest training provider to Tasmania's seafood industry. Since commencing operations in 1986 as the Fishing Industry ...
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UNH-led team designs aquaculture raft to provide four-season source of seafood and sea veggies

UNH-led team designs aquaculture raft to provide four-season source of seafood and sea veggies | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
The Piscataqua River is home to a new piece of equipment: an aquaculture raft intended to provide a four-season source of local fish and shellfish, increasing revenue for struggling N.H. fishermen while removing excess nitrogen from the water.
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Landlocked Punjab gets fish research hub at Bathinda - The Times of India

Landlocked Punjab gets fish research hub at Bathinda - The Times of India | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
India's second freshwater aquaculture research centre will come up in landlocked Punjab's Bathinda district.
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120 New Jobs with Quinlans Seafood - Aquaculture Directory

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120 new jobs are to be created by the family owned Quinlan’s Seafood business. Based in Kerry, Quinlans is to open a series of seafood bars across the country. Quilan’s Seafood has been praised for its entrepreneurial spirit by Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Simon Coveney.
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Lewis Mills & Co. achieves Chain Of Custody Certification from ASC - Aquaculture Directory

Lewis Mills & Co. achieves Chain Of Custody Certification from ASC - Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Lewis Mills & Co. announced they have achieved Chain of Custody certification from the Aquaculture Stewardship Council. Lewis Mills & Co. is a leading seafood sourcer and importer of a range of superior seafood from across the globe. The new ASC Chain of Custody certification gives Lewis Mills & Co. the ability to make credible claims of the sustainability of the farmed Atlantic Salmon that they source for their customers.
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Seafood New Zealand applauds MPI operation - Aquaculture Directory

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Seafood New Zealand applauds the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) for its work in what must have been a difficult and complex investigation into black market fishing and trading in Hawke’s Bay, says Chief Executive Tim Pankhurst.
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Somalia: Italian Army initiative to include women in fishing industry

Somalia: Italian Army initiative to include women in fishing industry | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
MOGADISHU - An initiative to include women in the fishing industry of Somalia has been launched by a group of Italian Army soldiers. After a two month training, about 20 women, coming from refugee ...
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Montana Future Fisheries Projects Approved - KTVH

Montana Future Fisheries Projects Approved - KTVH | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
More than $440,000 in funding was approved recently by the Montana Fish & Wildlife Commission for 17 projects to improve Montana fisheries.
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Lagos Trains 89 In Fish Farming | African Life, Lagos Made.

Lagos Trains 89 In Fish Farming | African Life, Lagos Made. | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Lagos Trains 89 In Fish Farming http://t.co/PX75cVfJEB
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Great Lakes net pen aquaculture discussed at recent public forum - Aquaculture Directory

Great Lakes net pen aquaculture discussed at recent public forum - Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Michigan Sea Grant and Michigan State University Extension recently completed an integrated assessment project on exploring and expanding Michigan’s aquaculture industry. On a global scale, aquaculture has grown tremendously in recent decades to meet the demand for half of the world’s seafood demand. In contrast, commercial aquaculture development in Michigan has been stagnant for decades.
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Farmed fish could bring us cheaper food, but is it ethical? - Aquaculture Directory

Farmed fish could bring us cheaper food, but is it ethical? - Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
US food company Cargill wants to use expertise from the farmed salmon sector to help it produce more efficient and sustainable fish and chicken
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