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Recirculating aquaculture systems: The future of fish farming?

Recirculating aquaculture systems: The future of fish farming? | Aquaculture | Scoop.it

Recirculating aquaculture systems cut the pollution and disease that occur in current fish farming operations. Many see it as the future of the industry. (Recirculating aquaculture systems: The future of fish farming?

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Seaweed in the tank? Company turns to aquaculture for ethanol

WASHINGTON — Imagine driving up to a gas station for ethanol made not from corn farms in the heartland but from seaweed farms on the coasts. Futuristic, yes.
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Salmon Activist Draws Outpouring of Public Cash for Legal Battle

If money talks, then the geyser of financial support that has sprung in the past few days for salmon activist Don Staniford's legal defence speaks vol...
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Best Aquaculture Practices Program Certifies Skuna Bay Salmon Farms - PerishableNews

Best Aquaculture Practices Program Certifies Skuna Bay Salmon Farms - PerishableNews | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
The Global Aquaculture Alliance, the leading standards-setting organization for aquaculture seafood, is pleased to announce the Best Aquaculture Practices certification of four salmon farms owned and operated in British Columbia, Canada, by Grieg...
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Giant tiger prawn invades Gulf of Mexico

Giant tiger prawn invades Gulf of Mexico | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
Huge, hungry prawns from Asia have exploded across the U.S. Gulf Coast this year, potentially posing a serious threat to smaller native species.
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Giant Norwegian fish farm company sues B.C.-based activist for defamation

Giant Norwegian fish farm company sues B.C.-based activist for defamation | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
Don Staniford has fought many battles in his 15 years of opposing salmon farming, from his days as a master of environmental science student in England to lobbying against farmed Atlantic salmon on British Columbia’s coast.
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Opinion: Fish farming not a culprit of the declining salmon stocks

Opinion: Fish farming not a culprit of the declining salmon stocks | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
This week, the federal government’s Cohen Commission of Inquiry into declining Fraser River sockeye salmon stocks has begun its focus on aquaculture, which is the farming of fish or shellfis (@pa_jorgensen
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Potential Sustainability and Economic Viability of Integrated Multi-Trophic Aquaculture Webinar

Potential Sustainability and Economic Viability of Integrated Multi-Trophic Aquaculture Webinar | Aquaculture | Scoop.it

Potential Sustainability and Economic Viability of Integrated multi-trophic aquaculture. Webinar.

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Researchers put farmed fish on vegetarian diet: Associated Press Business News - MSN Money

Could vegetarian diets in aquaculture help make farmed fish methods more sustainable?

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It’s a small science world

It’s a small science world | Aquaculture | Scoop.it

As the Cohen Commission holds its last day of hearings on ISA, no doubt the anti-aquaculture activists are sharpening their knives and gleefully tweeting and blogging away their skewed version of e...

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Best Aquaculture Practices Certifies First Salmon Farm

Best Aquaculture Practices Certifies First Salmon Farm | Aquaculture | Scoop.it

Best Aquaculture Practices international certification program for aquaculture certifies its first salmon farm.

 

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Soybean checkoff to support aquaculture

Soybean checkoff to support aquaculture | Aquaculture | Scoop.it

Soybean checkoff to support aquaculture: http://t.co/SEdNa85O...

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Ana C. Day's curator insight, April 2, 2013 11:29 PM

USB director, Jim Call of Minnesota, says included in animal agriculture is the aquaculture industry, both in the U.S. and in other parts of the world.

“But the thing about aquaculture that you have to keep in mind, is that in the past they have been fed fish meal, which is not a sustainable feed source,” said Call.

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Salmon virus reports prompt federal review - Prince Edward Island - CBC News

The federal government has launched an investigation after two labs got different results on whether infectious salmon anemia was present in two fish from British Columbia.
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Study Shows PHA Effect on Nitrate in Recirculating Aquaculture Systems

Study Shows PHA Effect on Nitrate in Recirculating Aquaculture Systems | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
With the advancement of solid organic carbon dosing, colloquially referred to as BioPellets, one of the fundamental areas lacking has been research.
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Community upset by fish spearing - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Police on the Dampier Peninsula have condemned a group of people who broke into the community's aquaculture centre and killed a number of prized fish.
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FIS - Worldnews - Seaweed harvest could give aquaculture a boost

FIS - Worldnews - Seaweed harvest could give aquaculture a boost | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
FIS - Worldnews - Seaweed harvest could give aquaculture a boost http://t.co/06TKykv4...
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Aquaculture in North Carolina: NC State’s Marine Aquaculture Research Center « Southern Fried Science

Aquaculture in North Carolina: NC State’s Marine Aquaculture Research Center « Southern Fried Science | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
Aquaculture in North Carolina: NC State's Marine Aquaculture Research Center...
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Campbell River Mirror - Six new vessels for aquaculture enforcement

Fisheries minister announces five of six boats to be stationed in Campbell River (Six new vessels for aquaculture enforcement - Campbell River Mirror: Six new vessels for aquaculture enforcement...)...
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Probiotics In Aquaculture: Do They Work?

There is growing interest in the use of beneficial bacteria, probiotics, as an alternative strategy to antimicrobial compounds for disease prevention and control in aquaculture.

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Newsletter - Issue 4 - Organic Fish Farm to be a major boost for Ireland’s Seafood Industry

Newsletter - Issue 4 - Organic Fish Farm to be a major boost for Ireland’s Seafood Industry | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
BIM applying for an Aquaculture Foreshore licence to develop a deepsea fish farming production area in Inis Oirr http://t.co/umCKdu5v #fish...
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Sea Grant Aquaculture Research Program 2012

Sea Grant Aquaculture Research Program 2012 | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
Apply! RT @UWiscSeaGrant: A nat'l Sea Grant competition for aquaculture research funding is afoot.
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Virus Makes French Oysters Rarer Treat for Holiday Season - Bloomberg

Virus Makes French Oysters Rarer Treat for Holiday Season - Bloomberg | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
BloombergVirus Makes French Oysters Rarer Treat for Holiday SeasonBloombergTumbling Production Oysters are typically left to grow for three years before they're shipped to markets, restaurants and fish stores across France, ready for the table.
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He is a bold man who tries to grow oysters in Alaska

He is a bold man who tries to grow oysters in Alaska | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
If it's true as Jonathan Swift once said that, "He was a bold man that first ate an oyster," it's also true that he is a bold man who tries to grow oysters in Alaska. But it might in the end be worth it.
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White shrimp farmed in sea cages - FIS

White shrimp farmed in sea cages - FIS | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
FISWhite shrimp farmed in sea cagesFISA group of scientists at the National Fisheries Institute (Inapesca), specialists of the National Commission of Aquaculture and Fisheries (Conapesca) and producers from Sonora were able to farm white shrimp...
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New technology to revitalize U.S. shrimp industry?

New technology to revitalize U.S. shrimp industry? | Aquaculture | Scoop.it

New technology promises to revitalize U.S. shrimp industry by using the patent-pending technology, known as super-intensive stacked raceways.

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