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Healthier salmon through exercise and better sorting

NORWAY | Thursday, December 18, 2014
Scientists are keen to sort farmed salmon and provide them with exercise right from the ea...


Salmon price status at week 51
Norway | 21:40 | Fresh salmon export volumes for week 50 are up compared to week 49 but down compared to week 50 in 2003, reports Fish Pool ASA. Full Story
Lower lobster capture would mean returning to 'typical years'
United States | 04:00 | Apparently, the Maine’s 2014 lobster fishing season will result in lower catches compared to the two previous years, which increases the likelihood of rise in market prices. Full Story
SalmonChile backs salmon farm concession freeze in southern zone
Chile | 03:20 | The Chilean Government intends to freeze salmon farm concession allocation in the regions of Los Lagos and Aysen so as to organise the Chilean fishing sector. 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.