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Cooke’s expansion plans delayed in Nova Scotia

CANADA | Friday, December 19, 2014
Cooke Aquaculture sees it very difficult to complete next year's planned expansion in Nova...


EUR 800,000 granted to fleet operating in Mauritania
Spain | 23:50 | The Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Environment (Magrama) will grant an aid to... Full Story
Healthier salmon through exercise and better sorting
Norway | 23:30 | Scientists are keen to sort farmed salmon and provide them with exercise right from the early stages of their growth, in order to equip them to deal with the stress of transfer to the sea. Full Story
EU deal will mean an additional GBP 10 million for Scottish fleet
United Kingdom | 23:00 | The deal agreed in Brussels will be worth an additional GBP 10 million (USD 15.7 million) next year to Scotland's whitefish and prawn fleets according to initial estimates. Full Story
Consumers Give Vote of Confidence in New Metal Packaging Recycling Mark
A new recycling mark to engage consumers and highlight their role in the continuous lifecycle of metal has been developed by Metal Packaging Europe.
High Liner Foods Opens New U.S. Headquarters
The leading North American value-added frozen seafood company has announced the official opening of its newly-constructed U.S. headquarters, a 38,000-square-foot state-of-the-art facility located in Portsmouth.
Clearwater Seafoods wins Rabobank Innovation Award
Clearwater Seafoods received the Rabobank Innovation Award presented to leading food and agriculture companies for their dedication to innovation, sustainability and leadership.
SuccorfishM2M Winners of Design Innovation at RTC North Awards
SuccorfishM2M has been crowned winners at RTC North’s Celebration of Innovation 25th Anniversary Awards which recognises UK companies at the cutting edge of design and innovation.
Norwegian fish intake offers no concerning health risks
Norway Fish consumption benefits clearly outweigh its risks, since the current contaminant levels as well as that of other known undesirable substances offer no concern.
New labelling and biotoxin analysis worry mussel industry
Spain This Saturday the new rules of the EU allowing packaging mussel without explicit mention of the country of origin or the species used will come into force, which concerns raft fishermen and mussel farmers from Galicia.
Odisha seeks to increase seafood export to Portugal
India Odisha's Government proposes to boost seafood exports from this market to Portugal, given that this nation is one of those having the highest worldwide's per capita consumption of marine food.
Massachusetts AG calls for reauthorization of fisheries legistlation
United States In a letter sent on Friday to the Chair of the House Committee on Natural Resources, Attorney General of Massachusetts stated her strong support of the reauthorization of the Magnuson-Stevens Act.