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Training on fisheries and aquaculture emergency response guidance held in the Philippines - Aquaculture Directory

Training on fisheries and aquaculture emergency response guidance held in the Philippines - Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
On 10-11 June 2015, FAO conducted Training on Fisheries and Aquaculture Emergency Response Guidance in the island municipality of Coron, Palawan, the Republic of the Philippines. The training was a direct offshoot of the Training of Trainers (ToT) on Fisheries and Aquaculture Response Guidance, held in Fiuggi, the Republic of Italy from 22 to 28 March 2015.
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Paine & Partners announces termination of agreements for the sale of Icicle Seafoods - Aquaculture Directory

Paine & Partners announces termination of agreements for the sale of Icicle Seafoods - Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Paine & Partners, LLC, a global private equity investment firm focused on investing in food and agribusiness, and Icicle Holdings, Inc. ("Icicle" or the "Company"), announced that the previously announced agreements to sell Icicle to Convergence Holdings, Inc. and Dominion Catchers, LLC have been terminated.
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Asian shrimp imports are chewing up US suppliers - Aquaculture Directory

Asian shrimp imports are chewing up US suppliers - Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
A surge of imported shrimp from Indonesia, Ecuador and India has sent prices plunging by more than a third in the past year. While that’s good news for consumers, who eat more of the crustaceans than any aquatic creature, including salmon and tuna, record supplies from foreign shrimp farms is compounding the strain on U.S. fishermen, who have seen their share of the domestic market shrink to about 10 percent.
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EU fisheries reform a success, says MEP - TheParliamentMagazine.eu

EU fisheries reform a success, says MEP - TheParliamentMagazine.eu | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
EU fisheries reform a success, says MEP TheParliamentMagazine.eu One of the major advances in the reform of the Common Fisheries Policy (CFP) in 2013 was that for the first time, the EU external fleet (EU-flagged vessels fishing outside EU waters)...
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KDA aquaculture specialist named to national task force - The Lane Report

KDA aquaculture specialist named to national task force - The Lane Report | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Angela Caporelli, the Kentucky Department of Agriculture’s aquaculture marketing specialist, has been appointed to a national task force
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Sustainable fisheries today's topic for Pacific leaders - Radio New Zealand

Sustainable fisheries today's topic for Pacific leaders - Radio New Zealand | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
The chair of the Forum Fisheries Ministerial group Elisala Pita has presented what he calls a roadmap for sustainable fisheries in the region.
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Fishermen will be released but not boats: Srilankan Fisheries Minister

Srilankan Fisheries Minister said that the sixteen fishermen under arrest in Srilanka will be released but their boats will not be given back. "There is no use ...
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August sets new record for FDA refusals of shrimp entry lines - Aquaculture Directory

August sets new record for FDA refusals of shrimp entry lines - Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released to the public information regarding entry line refusals for the month of August. The agency reported refusing a total of 207 seafood entry lines last month. Of these, 72 (35%) were of shrimp entry lines refused for reasons related to banned antibiotics.
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Marine Harvest Scotland signs up for technical database – MMCD - Aquaculture Directory

Marine Harvest Scotland signs up for technical database – MMCD - Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
The contract was awarded to the Norwegian company Aqua Knowledge (part of Mørenot Aquaculture) during the recent Aqua Nor exhibition and applies all Marine Harvests sea water sites in Scotland. The system keeps track of certificates, lifespan and inspection intervals for nets, moorings, cages and other technical equipment such as boats and generators.
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SCR-system ensures sustainable fishing - Aquaculture Directory

SCR-system ensures sustainable fishing - Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
MAN Diesel & Turbo has recently installed their selective catalytic system on an Icelandic trawler for the first time. This places the trawler among frontrunners within sustainable fishery and upcoming NOx rules. The order from Iceland is in line with the trends MAN Diesel & Turbo is experiencing in the fishing industry.
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Record year for salmon production - Aquaculture Directory

Record year for salmon production - Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Aquaculture revenues now worth £1.86 billion. Production of Scottish farmed salmon has leapt to its highest ever level, statistics published have revealed.
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Young’s Seafood Limited chief executive calls for the Seafood Industry to Champion Best Practice at World Seafood Congress - Aquaculture Directory

Young’s Seafood Limited chief executive calls for the Seafood Industry to Champion Best Practice at World Seafood Congress - Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Pete Ward, Chief Executive of Young’s Seafood Limited, gave a speech welcoming delegates to the World Seafood Congress 2015, a prestigious event which brings together a wide range of industry, academic, Government and NGO stakeholders to discuss major issues facing the fish and seafood sector.
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European Commission - PRESS RELEASES - Press release - Speech by Vice President Jyrki Katainen, at the Extraordinary Agriculture and Fisheries Council

European Commission - Press Release details page - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Speech Brussels, 7 September 2015 Introduction Mr President, Members of the Council, I should begin by apologising for the absence of...
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Young’s Seafoods strengthens its relationship with Reed Boardall - Aquaculture Directory

Young’s Seafoods strengthens its relationship with Reed Boardall - Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Young’s Seafood Limited has appointed Reed Boardall to be its partner in the collection, storage and delivery of its foodservice business. This piece of frozen work has come off the back of a very successful chilled operation which has been running for several years and the assistance provided to another Young’s site, Pinneys of Scotland, which had a short notice requirement for third party storage during the summer for which Reed Boardall provided a very effective service.
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Harbour Breton poised for economic injection with opening of seafood plant - Aquaculture Directory

Harbour Breton poised for economic injection with opening of seafood plant - Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
After two years of uncertainty, the Town of Harbour Breton — and the entire Connaigre Peninsula — is poised for an economic shot in the arm as the local seafood processing plant prepares to reopen this fall.
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EWOS-VESO a cooperation that gives a flying start - Aquaculture Directory

EWOS-VESO a cooperation that gives a flying start - Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
EWOS Innovation (EI) and VESO will work together on operating the new EWOS Fish Health Center (EFHC). - The partnership will give EFHC a flying start, says Managing Director of EI, Adel El-Mowafi. The research center is under construction in the Los Lagos region in Chile, and represents an investment of more than 80 million NOK for EWOS.
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Egypt to invest in animal and fisheries industry - Sudan Tribune

Egypt to invest in animal and fisheries industry - Sudan Tribune | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
September 8, 2015 (WAU) – A delegation from Egypt on Tuesday pledged to fully invest in animal and fisheries products in South Sudan's Western Bahr (...)
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Marine Fisheries Advisory Committee Inaugurated - AllAfrica.com

Marine Fisheries Advisory Committee Inaugurated
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The Minister for Fisheries and Aquaculture Development (MoFAD), Miss Sherry Ayitey, has inaugurated the Marine Fisheries Advisory Committee (MFAC) in Accra.
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ADF&G's Jeff Regnart stepping down as Commercial Fisheries Director - KDLG

ADF&G's Jeff Regnart stepping down as Commercial Fisheries Director - KDLG | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Appointed Director in 2011, Regnart is retiring next month for family reasons; he plans to work as a consultant on sustainability initiatives for ASMI
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Can aquaculture contribute to food and nutrition security in the Middle East? - WorldFish Blog

Can aquaculture contribute to food and nutrition security in the Middle East? - WorldFish Blog | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Recommended publications The role of farmed fish in the diets of the resource-poor in Egypt Value chain analysis of the Egyptian aquaculture feed industry Fish provides an affordable source of protein and essential nutrients for…...
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As aquaculture booms, a shift toward plant-based fish feed - Aquaculture Directory

As aquaculture booms, a shift toward plant-based fish feed - Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Not too long ago, the aquaculture industry was heavily reliant on marine protein (fish meal and fish oil) to feed and grow farm raised fish, using as much as four pounds of fish protein to produce one pound of salmon in order to supply the needed fatty acids and amino acids for optimum fish health.
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First Scandinavian hotel chain with MSC label on the menu - Aquaculture Directory

First Scandinavian hotel chain with MSC label on the menu - Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
For the first time, a hotel chain in Scandinavia has become MSC certified. Japanese spa and conference hotel Yasuragi, flagship of the Nordic Choice chain, is the first in the region to serve MSC labelled seafood.
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New winch from Cosmos Trawl A/S optimizes wire tension - Aquaculture Directory

New winch from Cosmos Trawl A/S optimizes wire tension - Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Cosmos Trawl A/S has recently launched their new tension winch for tightening wire rope. The new winch is the only one in Denmark, and it provides a quick and tight installation of wires.
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Young’s Seafood Limited’s Technical and CSR Director outlines new innovation and welcomes new industry collaboration to tackle seafood integrity issues - Aquaculture Directory

Young’s Seafood Limited’s Technical and CSR Director outlines new innovation and welcomes new industry collaboration to tackle seafood integrity issues - Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Mike Mitchell, Technical and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Director of Young’s Seafood Limited, gave a speech welcoming the moves that have been made, during the past couple of years, to tackle food integrity issues.
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Integrated fish farming praised for sustainability 'releases significant ... - Phys.Org

Integrated fish farming praised for sustainability 'releases significant ... - Phys.Org | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
A traditional method of farming often praised for being environmentally sustainable actually releases 'significant' greenhouse gas emissions, an Oxford University study has found.
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