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Aquaculture handbook to help develop the sector

PAKISTAN | Thursday, January 29, 2015
Pakistani scientists together with the US Department of Agriculture and American Soybean Association launched a handbook aimed at improving aquaculture practices in the Asian country.


Nova Scotia agency signs agreement with Icelandic technical research f
Canada | 01:20 | Agri-food and bio-resource development company, Perennia Food and Agriculture Inc. has signed an agreement with Matis Ltd. of Reykjavik to support the innovative and progressive growth of Nova Scotia's agri-food and seafood sector. Full Story
Blumar executive to head up Chile-China salmon alliance
Chile | 00:40 | A commercial organization created whith the aim of developing and promoting the sale of Chilean salmon in China, has appointed a new executive director, aiming to increase sales by 40 per cent in that market during the curent year. Full Story
CCMAR researchers sequence seabass genome
Portugal | 00:20 | An international team of researchers, which involved Portuguese scientists, has succeeded in sequencing the seabass genome, identifying a genetic basis of adaptation to salinity and differentiation of the Mediterranean and Atlantic populations. Full Story
Exceed Your Production Goals with Marel
Marel will be present at the Seafood Expo North America, March 15-17 2015, where you will be able to discover the latest innovations in filleting, slicing, packing, weighing, and production control.
EAS Welcomes You to Rotterdam for Aquaculture Europe 2015
The conference will focus on the role and contribution of aquaculture to the management of natural resources and its importance in society through the provision of high quality, nutritious and healthy food.
Valuable Insights at the 14th Salmon ShowHow
For 14 years, salmon processors have been coming to the Marel Salmon ShowHow to experience the latest and best in salmon processing innovation, and to gain valuable insights from experts in the field.
NAQUA earns BAP Certification
National Aquaculture Group’s processing plant, shrimp farm, barramundi farm, shrimp hatchery and shrimp and barramundi feed mill all earned BAP certification.
NGOs applaud suspension of fish imports from Sri Lanka
European Union Fisheries Ministers of the EU agreed in Brussels to punish Sri Lanka for not fighting illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing, imposing trade restrictions upon it.
BC company buys 700,000lb of sea cucumber for Chinese market
Canada British Columbia- based aquaculture company Gourmet Ocean Products Inc. announced that it has recently bought about 400,000 pounds of mature sea cucumber.
Pangasius exporters to pay higher tariffs in the US
Viet Nam The Vietnamese tra fish exporters will face higher tariffs for their products to enter the US market.
Dutch Fund announces two 'crucial' investments in aquaculture industry
Worldwide Aqua-Spark investment fund will allocate USD 4 million for "cucial nvestments" in two new business aimed at a more sustainable, clean and healthy way of farming seafood.