Tagged with farmed salmon

Daily Mail, 8 March 2014: DDT found in salmon: Pesticide discovered in farmed fish on sale in five major British supermarkets

DDT found in salmon: Pesticide discovered in farmed fish on sale in five major British supermarkets Daily Mail, 8 March 2014. Trace levels found in Waitrose, Tesco, Asda, Morrisons and Iceland salmon Salmon production process involves dousing fish in chemicals to kill lice Fish also given protein feed which can contain DDT and other by-products … Continue reading

Letters to the editor, Washington Post, 30 September 2013: Salmon farming isn’t sustainable yet

Letters to the editor, Washington Post, 30 September 2013: Salmon farming isn’t sustainable yet

Salmon farming isn’t sustainable yet Letters to the editor, Washington Post, 30 September 2013 Tamar Haspel’s article about farmed vs. wild-caught salmon was misleading [“The gap’s closing,” Food, Sept. 25]. When you eat farmed salmon, you’re really eating other fish — the jack mackerel, sardine or anchovy — which are fed to the salmon. According … Continue reading

PR Web, 30 Sept 2013: Latest Escape Demonstrates Salmon Farming is Unsustainable, Says the Atlantic Salmon Federation

PR Web, 30 Sept 2013: Latest Escape Demonstrates Salmon Farming is Unsustainable, Says the Atlantic Salmon Federation

PR Web, 30 Sept 2013: Latest Escape Demonstrates Salmon Farming is Unsustainable, Says the Atlantic Salmon Federation Following the escape of over 20,000 mature farmed Atlantic salmon, the sustainability of the salmon farming industry needs to be questioned, says the Atlantic Salmon Federation. Corner Brook, Newfoundland (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 The Atlantic Salmon Federation (ASF) … Continue reading

Slow Food, have published a new page on under their ‘Slow Fish’ banner: Wild Atlantic and Farmed Salmon

Slow Food, have published a new page on under their ‘Slow Fish’ banner: Wild Atlantic and Farmed Salmon

Slow Food, have published a new page on under their ‘Slow Fish’ banner: Wild Atlantic and Farmed Salmon Scientific Name: Salmo salar Commercial Names: Farmed salmon, Atlantic salmon, sake (sushi) Issues… Once a luxury food reserved for special occasions like Christmas and New Year’s Eve, salmon has gradually become available year-round in supermarkets, in large … Continue reading