BC Salmon Farmers welcomes the proposal
Fisheries and Oceans Canada is taking the next step to transition from open-net pen aquaculture in British Columbia coastal waters. Consequently, to advance innovation and support the ecological sustainability of the aquaculture sector in the zone.
To clarify, Joyce Murray, the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans, and the Canadian Coast Guard…
Two aquaculture concessions located in Laguna San Rafael National Park
The Undersecretariat for Fisheries and Aquaculture (SUBPESCA) has approved the request for the merger and relocation of two aquaculture concessions located in the Laguna San Rafael National Park that belong to Cooke Aquaculture Chile.
The company presented this request in 2010, through a technical aquaculture…
Industry experts Einar Wathne and Bert Pauli have joined the advisory board of the insect ingredients company Protix. The company hopes these specialists will give their valuable input and insights also in the next stage of its journey.
Einar Wathne is the former CEO of EWOS and president of Cargill Aqua Nutrition. Also, he…
It is verified that 11,102 fish have escaped
Nordic Halibut AS has clarified that the escape of farmed halibut at its site at Ørjavika will have a limited impact on the company's economic position. More specifically, "guiding for 2022 or influence on the company's long-term growth plans of producing 4.500 tonnes HOG within 2026 and…
Still approval pending by European Commission
The Norwegian Competition Authority has approved today SalMar's contemplated acquisition of all outstanding shares in NTS, a merger with NRS.
Although, the merger and the offer remain still need approvals from competition authorities, including the European Commission. Also, other conditions as set out in the Merger Plan and Offer Document.
The highest volume and lowest costs were in the north
Grieg Seafood has presented a trading update that includes a total harvest volume for the second quarter of 2022 of approximately 23,600 tonnes GWT.
The harvest volume (tonnes GWT) by region for the quarter were: Rogaland: 5 000 Finnmark: 9 800 British Columbia: 8 800…
The renewal of salmon farming licenses is a reality now
The Minister of Fisheries, Oceans, and the Canadian Coast Guard, Joyce Murray, has acknowledged the importance of a sustainable aquaculture sector in Canada. During the announcement of the salmon farming licenses renewal.
So, Murray said: "We recognize the urgent need for ecologically sustainable aquaculture technology.…
By the Andøy municipality council
Andfjord Salmon can start now to develop its land-based fish farming facility at Breivik, Andøya. As, the Andøy municipality council has approved the zoning plan application. This specifies the use, conservation, and design of land and physical surroundings.
Therefore, the zoning plan for Andøy Industripark Breivik consists of a detailed…
Aquapurna and Billund Aquaculture have partnered to promote a more sustainable and respectful shrimp industry. Through an automated production model driven by state-of-the-art technology.
Both companies have worked together during two years. Billund Aquaculture is a global company that specializes in land-based aquaculture technology and recirculating aquaculture systems (RAS).
This partnership hopes to develop existing…
The company is hosting a Capital Markets Day under the headline "Farming the ocean for a better future"
Grieg Seafood has listed its ambitions for 2022 and 2026 during Capital Markets Day under the headline "Farming the ocean for a better future". The target of annual harvest volume is 90,000 tonnes for 2022 and 120-135,000 for 2026.…