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Undercurrent News, 24 Oct 2014: Norway Looks Into Regulation For Land Based Aquaculture

Norway Looks Into Regulation For Land Based Aquaculture Undercurrent News 24 Oct 2014   Norway’s industry and fisheries ministry has set up an expert committee to assess what regulations should apply for land-based aquaculture. Technology for land-based salmon production is evolving, both in Norway and abroad, noted the fisheries minister Elisabeth Aspaker. “How we manage closed facilities … Continue reading

West Cork Times, 12 Oct 2014: Group Calls for “Fundamental Rethinking” of Government’s Salmon Farming Policy

West Cork Times, 12 Oct 2014: Group Calls for “Fundamental Rethinking” of Government’s Salmon Farming Policy

Group Calls for “Fundamental Rethinking” of Government’s Salmon Farming Policy   West Cork Times, 12 Oct 2014 By Stephen Johnson   Salmon Watch Ireland this weekend called for a “fundamental rethinking” of the Government’s salmon farming policy, warning that large-scale marine operations are having “catastrophic” effects on the sector. “It is time that Ireland embraced … Continue reading

Undercurrent News, 11 Sept 2014: Danish on-land salmon farmer predicts return to strong market after production halt

Undercurrent News, 11 Sept 2014: Danish on-land salmon farmer predicts return to strong market after production halt

Danish on-land salmon farmer predicts return to strong market after production halt Undercurrent News September 11, 2014, 8:57 am Neil Ramsden Danish on-land salmon farming firm Langsand Laks expects a return to the strong demand market it has been experiencing once its ten-month hiatus to combat bacteria is completed. In mid-October the firm will harvest the … Continue reading

The Arctic Sounder, 5 Sept 2014: Alaska-made film takes aim at salmon farming

Alaska-made film takes aim at salmon farming The Arctic Sounder September 5th 2014 By Jill Homer       Sara Pozonsky, a lifelong Alaska fisherman and owner of Wild Alaskan Salmon Company, believes salmon farms are a perilously overlooked environmental catastrophe. And she’s launched an advocacy effort to help nudge the issue into the spotlight. Pozonsky, Tracie Donahue, and … Continue reading

Irish Times, 26 May 2014: Concerns about the environment led to the growing of salmon on land in the far northern of Vancouver

Concerns about the environment led to the growing of salmon on land in the far northern of Vancouver Irish Times, 26 May 2014 By Derek Evans CONSUMERS concerned about sustainable seafood now have an option for Atlantic land-raised salmon from Kuterra farm on northern Vancouver Island, Canada. The farm is owned by the Namgis First … Continue reading