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Senate recommends new act to improve aquaculture

CANADA
Friday, July 31, 2015, 23:50 (GMT + 9)

A report released by a Senate Committe, intended to make recommendations for boosting aquaculture in the country, has been welcomed by seafood farmers and other stakeholders in the sector. The three-volume report was created by the Senate Standing Committee of Fisheries and Oceans after 18 months' examining the regulation of aquaculture, current challenges and future prospects for the industry. The document proposes, among other measure, the creation of a new federal Aquaculture Act, which would be the first of its kind in Canada, and calls for more research on finfish aquaculture and the impact of pesticides used on sea lice. “We are confident that the Canadian aquaculture industry can grow steadily over the next 10 years and do so sustainably – environmentally, economically and socially,” committee chair, Fabian Manning, stated. “We believe th... FULL STORY

European Union
Spanish association demands ensuring fair competition in canned tuna market
Jul 31, 22:30
ANFACO-CECOPESCA welcomes the effective fight that Spain is pursuing in order to eradicate illegal, unreported... FULL STORY
Norway
Salmon price status at week 31
Jul 31, 21:40
Fresh salmon export volumes for week 30 are up 337 tonnes from week 29 and up 970 tonnes compared to week 30, ... FULL STORY
Honduras
Growing fears of Mexican blockade to Honduran shrimp
Jul 31, 03:20
Farmed shrimp producers from several Mexican states are exercising further pressure on the Government of Mexic... FULL STORY
United Kingdom
Channel Tunnel delays put Scottish seafood exports at risk
Jul 31, 02:50
Scottish fishing and food processing sector stakeholders voiced concern about the impact that delays of fresh ... FULL STORY

Worldwide
More countries committing to combat IUU fishing
Jul 31, 23:40
A growing number of countries are ratifying an international agreement to combat illegal fishing, fueling interest in how best to implement the instru... FULL STORY

Brazil
MPA considers association with major environmental NGO
Jul 31, 23:20
One of the main issues discussed by the Minister for Fisheries and Aquaculture with representatives of the non-government organisation The Nature Cons... FULL STORY

United Kingdom
Cooke Aquaculture acquires Scottish salmon farms
Jul 31, 22:50
Cooke Aquaculture Scotland Ltd., a subsidiary of Canada-based Cooke Aquaculture Inc., announced that it acquired shares in Thompson Bros. Salmon Limit... FULL STORY
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