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Fishermen become farmers in quest for a new oyster industry

Fishermen become farmers in quest for a new oyster industry | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
Under a brilliant blue sky, a wet-suit-clad Clay Lovel drops down into waist-deep water, groping in the cloudy jade brine. (Proud of FL Cabinet for approving new aquaculture. Panhandle oysters will remain some of the best in the world!
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Farmed Fish Production Overtakes Beef

Farmed Fish Production Overtakes Beef | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
Farmed Fish Production Overtakes Beef
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For the first time in modern history, world farmed fish production topped beef production.
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Shrimp cultivation reaches harvest stage

Shrimp cultivation reaches harvest stage | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
The Hindu Shrimp cultivation reaches harvest stage The Hindu The Fisheries Department's pilot project to revive traditional brackish water paddy-shrimp farming system in an extent of total 90 hectares of 'kaipad' land in Kasaragod, Kannur and...
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What is Hindu Shrimp??
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New website launched for saltwater aquarium hobbyists

New website launched for saltwater aquarium hobbyists | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
Toledo Free Press New website launched for saltwater aquarium hobbyists Toledo Free Press Saltwater Smarts, a website created for marine aquarium hobbyists of all skill levels, was launched April 25 by two local entrepreneurs, Chris Aldrich and...
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EU issues guidelines to boost aquaculture

EU issues guidelines to boost aquaculture | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
The European Commission today issued strategic guidelines with a view to boost the development of EU aquaculture.
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Ocean Acidification Eats Oysters

Ocean Acidification Eats Oysters | Aquaculture | Scoop.it

n April 2010, The Santa Barbara Independentpublished an in-depth cover story on ocean acidification, becoming one of the first general interest publications to explain how our planet’s 200-year addiction to burning fossil fuels is dramatically increasing the toxicity of the seas. Nearly three years later, despite much more media attention, lots of government funding, and repeated warnings from scientists, the everyday earthling still has very little clue how much trouble we are almost certain to face in our lifetimes when the oceans’ rising acidity decimates the marine system as we know it, putting the supply of seafood at risk, among other global impacts.

 

But the public may be starting to pay attention, thanks to our collective love for oysters, as the popular slurpable shellfish is emerging as the canary in the acidification coal mine. “Oysters are the first things being affected that have a spokesman for them,” said Bill Dewey, who will speak at the Edible Institute this weekend and had the BBC and USA Today coming to visit his farm last week. “The science is irrefutable. Hopefully people start paying more attention.”

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Spain working on Strategic Plan for aquaculture

Spain working on Strategic Plan for aquaculture | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
World Fishing Spain working on Strategic Plan for aquaculture World Fishing The Spanish Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Environment is working on a Multi-Year Strategic Plan for Spanish Aquaculture, to be submitted to the European Commission...
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Fabien Cousteau: aquaculture is the solution

Fabien Cousteau: aquaculture is the solution | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
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Fabien Cousteau: aquaculture is the solution
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Fabien Cousteau often sailed with his grandfather Jacques Cousteau on the Calypso.
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Prawn farmer turning waste water into profit

Prawn farmer turning waste water into profit | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
A prawn farmer in north Queensland is turning waste water into seaweed, answering critics who say aquaculture is damaging to the environment.
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Stress makes farmed salmon more susceptible to viruses

Stress makes farmed salmon more susceptible to viruses | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
It’s something salmon farmers know from experience: stress makes fish sick. That’s why they take so many steps to avoid stressing the fish, measures like only feeding when water and tem...
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Water Piped West to Denver Could Ease Stress on Colo. River

Water Piped West to Denver Could Ease Stress on Colo. River | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
A Bureau of Reclamation report expected this week includes a potentially contentious idea to build a pipeline and export water from the Missouri River to ease demand on the depleted Colorado River.
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Seafood sustainability becoming hot topic among customers

Seafood sustainability becoming hot topic among customers | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
When customers walk up to the seafood counter at Randy's Fish Market, they are looking for more than just dinner. Often they are looking for answers.
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Are Fish Farms Doomed?

Are Fish Farms Doomed? | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
Are Fish Farms Doomed?
AllAfrica.com
GOVERNMENT has injected massive amounts of cash to establish fish farms for the express purpose of poverty alleviation and to boost the country's food security.
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Effluents of Shrimp Farms and Its Influence on the Coastal Ecosystems of Bahía de Kino, Mexico

Effluents of Shrimp Farms and Its Influence on the Coastal Ecosystems of Bahía de Kino, Mexico | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
The Scientific World Journal is a peer-reviewed, open access journal covering a wide range of subjects in science, technology, and medicine.
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Salmon firm faces call to move farms

Salmon firm faces call to move farms | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
Scotland's biggest producer of farmed salmon faces renewed calls to move its farms away from wild salmon rivers to prevent parasite transmission.
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The Entire World is a Stakeholder on Water Scarcity

The Entire World is a Stakeholder on Water Scarcity | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
Water scarcity is prevalent in some developing countries and regions, like sub-Saharan Africa and southeastern Asia, but it is also beginning to affect areas in the U.S., like San Diego.
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Farming fish and veggies in the city: Hamilton pair launches aquaponics farm

Farming fish and veggies in the city: Hamilton pair launches aquaponics farm | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
A&M Aquaponics will sell locally farmed organic tilapia and leafy greens at Hamilton famers' markets in the nex few months.
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Aquaculture firms tap into China stock market recovery

Aquaculture firms tap into China stock market recovery | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
A recovery in China’s stock markets appears to have come at the right time for the country’s ambitious aquaculture and seafood processing firms, aiming to raise funds for expansion.
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Milestone Looms for Farm-Raised Fish

Milestone Looms for Farm-Raised Fish | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
Sometime very soon, the majority of the fish we eat will come from aquaculture rather than oceans.
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Sustaining Aquaculture Production in Asia

Sustaining Aquaculture Production in Asia | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
GLOBAL - Producing more fish sustainably to feed a growing population was the theme of Ambekar Eknath's keynote speech presented at the Green Growth and Aquaculture Workshop, held in Yeosu, Korea.
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Drought Puts The Squeeze On Already Struggling Fish Farms : NPR

Drought Puts The Squeeze On Already Struggling Fish Farms : NPR | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
The year's dry, hot weather forced aquaculturists to spend a lot more to keep their fish healthy and fed. For US catfish farmers, though, already suffering from competition with Asia, the drought has been an especially hard blow.
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Roof collapse at aquaculture firm killed thousands of fish - newszap.com

Roof collapse at aquaculture firm killed thousands of fish - newszap.com | Aquaculture | Scoop.it
Roof collapse at aquaculture firm killed thousands of fishnewszap.comHURLOCK — Constructed in Hurlock in the mid 2000's, Waterland Fisheries Inc. is an indoor-aquaculture company that produces and sells live Tilapia wholesale.
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Shrimp Farming Biofloc Systems Research Update

Shrimp Farming Biofloc Systems Research Update | Aquaculture | Scoop.it

Dr. Tzachi Samocha, conducts research on super-intensive, zero-exchange, biofloc shrimp farming systems.  He hopes to develop a commercial system that could be located close to inland urban markets in the United States.  In the fall of 2012, Samocha completed two new studies on his system.

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