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Undercurrent News, 3 August 2015: Land Raised Salmon Products Released

West Creek Aquaculture is launching its Pacific Coho salmon in all 170 supermarket locations of Co-op Food Stores, located in Western Canada. The company is also distributing its coho salmon through Grocery People, a wholly owned subsidiary of Federated Co-operatives Limited (FCL) that supplies independent grocery stores across Western Canada. “We’re the only company in Canada producing Coho … Continue reading

Save Bantry Bay Submission: National Strategic Plan for Sustainable Aquaculture Consultation

Save Bantry Bay Submission: National Strategic Plan for Sustainable Aquaculture Consultation The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine is inviting submissions on a new National Strategic Plan for Sustainable Aquaculture Development and related strategic environmental assessment and appropriate assessment. Deadline for receipt of submissions is 5.30pm on 24 July 2015. A copy of the … Continue reading

Undercurrent News, 12 June 2015: Norway opens research center for closed-containment salmon farming

Norway opens research center for closed-containment salmon farming Undercurrent News, 12 June 2015   Norway has opened a center for researching innovation in closed-containment farming of Atlantic salmon. Four Norwegian research institutions, two outside of Norway, and several industry partners from technology and the aquaculture industry, have now started operations at the center, named CtrlAQUA. … 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

An Phoblacht, 2 March 2014: At Swim, Two Salmons

An Phoblacht, 2 March 2014: At Swim, Two Salmons

At Swim, Two Salmons Robert Allen, An Phoblacht, 2 March 2014 It is 26 December 1796. Wolfe Tone laments his fate. ‘Notwithstanding all our blunders, it is the dreadful stormy weather and the easterly winds, which have been blowing furiously and without intermission since we made Bantry Bay, that have ruined us.’ Five days have … Continue reading

EU Fish News, 18 Feb 2014: Dr Joins Recirculation Team

EU Fish News, 18 Feb 2014: Dr Joins Recirculation Team

Dr Joins Recirculation Team EU Fish News, 18 Feb 2014 DR Astrid Buran Holan has joined Nofima, where she will focus on developing and integrating new or already existing water treatment technology in recirculating and semi-closed aquaculture systems. “She will strengthen the technological aspects of this field in Nofima, and contribute to the further development … Continue reading