How Ireland’s seaweed industry can catch up with EU boom
New analysis outlines the factors hindering Ireland's seaweed industry, and proposes a comprehensive strategy for future growth.
Seagriculture EU 2023 Conference just a few weeks away
Trondheim, Norway will host the Seagriculture EU 2023 Conference from June 21 to 22. The event where the main protagonist is seaweed.
Proximar seals deal on Mount Fuji land purchase
Land-based salmon farmer Proximar Seafood confirms land deal following the first installment of its Japanese "blue sustainability" loan.
U.S. will not revoke antidumping duties on frozen shrimp from China, India, Thailand, and Vietnam
The American Shrimp Processors Association applauded the U.S. International Trade Commission's decision on what they consider "unfair trade in imported shrimp."
Cermaq plans a smolt plant in Hasvik, Norway
Cermaq has announced that it is building a new smolt plant in Hasvik, Norway. Some details it has shared are that it is scheduled for completion in 2026 and will be designed with particular attention to fish health.
Bakkafrost to radically transform its Scottish business by 2028
At today's Capital Markets Day, the Faroe Islands salmon farmer Bakkafrost presents its plans for “transformational investment” in its Scottish operations, while it "optimizes" existing Faroe Islands farms.
NOAA to identify new Aquaculture Opportunity Areas in Alaska
Science, indigenous knowledge, and collaboration with local communities are key to identifying these Aquaculture Opportunity Areas.
Ocean Farm 1’s new fish transfer system from Nekkar subsidiary
SalMar Aker Ocean's offshore project will benefit from improved fish welfare during transfer, as Nekkar's recently-acquired subsidiary Techano Oceanlift completes delivery and commissioning of new live fish transfer system.
AquaBounty pauses Ohio farm construction but still believes in the project
The substantial increase in the cost of completion and ongoing negotiations with Williams County to obtain the Right of Way permit led the U.S. land-based salmon producer to make this decision.
Benchmark strengthens its sales team to improve customer relations
Yesterday was the first day of work for Benchmark's new sales team, composed of Lene Stokka, Catrine Smørås, and Ruben Helmersen Johansen.