In 1983, the company was established by Vidkun and Fridtjof Wilsgård. In the very beginning Wilsgård only had one fish license, but has since then grown and today we have total of six.
Step-by-step, is how we formed our path up until today. We are now an integrated aquaculture group, including fish stocking, food fish, slaughterhouse, processing and sales, though our main activity is production of food fish, slaughter and packing of this. Our fish stocking is located in Kåfjord, while our food fish production is located in the municipalities of Karlsøy, Lenvik, Ibestad, Berg and Torsken. Slaughter and processing are taking place in Torsken.
In 1983, our family business started with 2 hard working employees. Today, almost 60 people are working at Wilsgård Fiskeoppdrett AS, with a total of 120 for the whole group.
Wilsgård are producing fish and building community – and we will continue our hard work in the future.
The course of pelagic fishing week 43 Norway
This autumn's best NVG herring week and less mackerel from the North Sea
We received significantly smaller quantities of mackerel than in the previous three weeks. A total of 23,100 to...
Tuna exports to Italy soar in September Viet Nam
NDO/VNA – Vietnam’s tuna exports to Italy soared by 8,599% last month over the same period last year.
This staggering increase transformed Italy into Vietnam's largest tuna market in the EU in ...