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European Commission welcomes Iceland’s announcement of mackerel quota for 2014 | Aquaculture Directory

European Commission welcomes Iceland’s announcement of mackerel quota for 2014 | Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
"Iceland's announcement of its unilateral mackerel quota is a positive step. It conforms to the share figure it had previously claimed in the Coastal State mackerel negotiations, namely, 11.9 percent of 1,240,000 tonnes.
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BioMar signs three-year contract as Gold Sponsor for Aquaculture Europe | Aquaculture Directory

BioMar signs three-year contract as Gold Sponsor for Aquaculture Europe | Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
BioMar has signed a three-year contract as Gold Sponsor for Aquaculture Europe, the annual conference of the European Aquaculture Society, covering the upcoming conferences in San Sebastian, Rotterdam and Edinburgh.
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Canada Taking Leadership Role to Improve International Science Around the Status of Atlantic Bluefin Tuna Stocks With Upcoming PEI Meeting | Aquaculture Directory

Canada Taking Leadership Role to Improve International Science Around the Status of Atlantic Bluefin Tuna Stocks With Upcoming PEI Meeting | Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, announced today that Canada will be hosting an important Working Group meeting of the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT) in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, from July 10-12, 2014.
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9 Things Everyone Should Know About Farmed Fish

9 Things Everyone Should Know About Farmed Fish | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
If you eat seafood, unless you catch it yourself or ask the right questions, the odds are pretty good it comes from a fish farm. The aquaculture industry is like a whale on steroids, growing faster than any other animal agriculture ...
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Reforming and managing marine fisheries for a prosperous fishing industry and healthy marine environment

Reforming and managing marine fisheries for a prosperous fishing industry and healthy marine environment | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Reforming and managing marine fisheries for a prosperous fishing industry and a healthy marine environment http://t.co/ED8JeVIOf7
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EU Makes Bold Commitment to Sustainable Fishing | EcoWatch

EU Makes Bold Commitment to Sustainable Fishing | EcoWatch | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
The European Union's Common Fisheries Policy (CFP) comes up for renewal every decade, but for the first time, Parliament clearly dedicated itself to ensuring sustainable practices. Passing by a whopping 473-to-52 vote ...
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Caribbean conch, lobster under threat due to illegal fishing – official ...

Caribbean conch, lobster under threat due to illegal fishing – official ... | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
ROSEAU, Dominica, Thursday April 24, 2014, CMC – The future of the Caribbean's conch and lobster fisheries remains under threat despite regional efforts to protect it, regional fisheries officials said here Wednesday.
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Vulnerable Dusky Sharks Decimated by Fishing (Op-Ed) - Yahoo News

Vulnerable Dusky Sharks Decimated by Fishing (Op-Ed) - Yahoo News | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Vulnerable Dusky Sharks Decimated by Fishing (Op-Ed) Yahoo News In fact, in 2010 more than 3,400 dusky sharks were captured and discarded as bycatch in just two bottom longline fisheries in the southeast region of the United States — even though it...
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Can tracing a tuna in the West improve fisheries in the developing world?

RT @BESTTuna2: Can #tuna #traceability in the West improve fisheries in the developing world? @this_fish http://t.co/xRlRMkiHol
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Fish Farming and Aquaculture Potentials in the U.S. - California Aquaculture Association

Fish Farming and Aquaculture Potentials in the U.S. - California Aquaculture Association | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Seafood that is grown in aquaculture methods is slowly taking over in the United States. This is good news for both environmentalists and fish farmers because there is certainly no lack of demands for seafood is the United States.
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Tweet from @freeassocdesign

Tweet from @freeassocdesign | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Most amazing part of the tour - UCDavis Delta Smelt laboratory - most amazing aquaculture funded by B. of Reclamation http://t.co/SxHXSJNmUo
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New fisheries policy to augment fish production, offer incentives - Odisha Sun Times

New fisheries policy to augment fish production, offer incentives - Odisha Sun Times | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
New fisheries policy to augment fish production, offer incentives Odisha Sun Times The Odisha government is ready with a comprehensive fisheries policy aimed at bridging the gap between the demand and supply of fish for domestic consumption and...
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Incredible first quarter for Norwegian seafood exports | Aquaculture Directory

Incredible first quarter for Norwegian seafood exports | Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Norway exported seafood for NOK 16.8 (€2.026) million in the first quarter of the year. In total, this represents a 25 percent increase compared to the same period in 2013. The incredible skrei fisheries contributed to a 65 percent increase in the the export of fresh cod, according to figures from the Norwegian Seafood Council.
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Cermaq Chile increases production capacity in region XII | Aquaculture Directory

Cermaq Chile increases production capacity in region XII | Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
On April 25 Cermaq Chile acquired two licenses for salmon production in region XII in Chile. The new licenses will increase the production capacity by 4,000 tons per year when fully developed.
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Charting Our Fishing Future, a roadmap for the Future of Fish. | Aquaculture Directory

Charting Our Fishing Future, a roadmap for the Future of Fish. | Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
The Dutch Government and The Rockefeller Foundation announced their pledge of funding support to WorldFish and the Earth Observatory of Singapore to produce a roadmap for the Future of Fish.
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Green Packaging In The Big Easy: Global Green USA Releases Video | Aquaculture Directory

Green Packaging In The Big Easy: Global Green USA Releases Video | Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Video of Recyclable Boxes Used to Ship Ice-Packed Seafood from New Orleans Fish House Global Green USA released a video today that documented a test of recyclable coated corrugated boxes for ice-packed seafood shipped through the summer heat of Louisiana at the New Orleans Fish House.
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AU ministers meet on fish farming - Africa - News - StarAfrica.com

AU ministers meet on fish farming - Africa - News - StarAfrica.com | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
The African Union has arranged a joint conference of Ministers of Agriculture, Rural Development, Fisheries and Aquaculture to scale up fish production for (#agriculturenews AU ministers meet on fish farming http://t.co/KVjTTMe6ws)...
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First Nations show Nancy Greene, Harper govt positive alternative to open net fish farms -The Common Sense Canadian

First Nations show Nancy Greene, Harper govt positive alternative to open net fish farms -The Common Sense Canadian | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Rather than expanding open net salmon farms, Senator Nancy Greene Raine should look to healthier alternatives, like on-land, closed-containment operations. (Big changes happening in #BC fish farming.
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Farmers appeal for review of Agriculture and Fisheries Incentives Bill

Farmers appeal for review of Agriculture and Fisheries Incentives Bill | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Nearly 200 farmers have decided to join forces in an effort to convince the government to repeal the Agriculture and Fisheries Incentives Bill, which was passed in the House last week Tuesday. This was one of the conclusions ...
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Parliament gives green light for the new fisheries fund (EMFF) « CFP ...

The European Parliament plenary on 16 April approved the new European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF). This vote confirms the political agreement on the EMFF which was reached on 28 January. The legislation was ...
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Scottish leader says energy and fisheries make Scotland key to Europe - Reuters

Scottish leader says energy and fisheries make Scotland key to Europe - Reuters | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Messenger Newspapers Scottish leader says energy and fisheries make Scotland key to Europe Reuters LONDON (Reuters) - Scotland's energy reserves and fishing grounds will make it a crucial member of the European Union (EU) if it votes to leave the...
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Farmer's Weekly | Aquaculture lessons from Egypt

Farmer's Weekly | Aquaculture lessons from Egypt | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
Farmer's Weekly is the oldest agricultural magazine in South Africa. 100 years of farming. (Aquaculture lessons from Egypt article by Nick James...
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Improving employment and incomes through development of Egypt’s aquaculture sector (IEIDEAS)

Improving employment and incomes through development of Egypt’s aquaculture sector (IEIDEAS) | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
The IEIDEAS project, funded by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation and managed by WorldFish and CARE in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation, has focused on the development of the Egyptian aquaculture...
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Federal Government Paves Way for Deregulating Fish Farming and Other Pollution

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Kingsway seafood store fined $12,000 for selling undersized crab | Aquaculture Directory

Kingsway seafood store fined $12,000 for selling undersized crab | Aquaculture Directory | Aquaculture Directory | Scoop.it
The owners of a Kingsway seafood store pled guilty on Monday, February 17, 2014, in Vancouver Provincial Court, to contraventions of the Fisheries Act. The Honourable Judge William Kitchen ordered Yat Ming Enterprises Ltd. to pay a fine of Can$12,000 (€7,858.931) and directed that Can$11,900 (€7,793.44) of that amount be used for the conservation and protection of fish and fish habitat in B.C.
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