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Bacteria controlled method in tilapia patented

COLOMBIA | Tuesday, December 06, 2016
A method developed by scientists of the National University of Colombia makes it possible ...


Equal tax relief claimed for international fishing vessels as merchant
Spain | 01:50 | In a recent meeting with Fisheries Minister, Cepesca's head called for Spanish fishing vessels operating outside Community waters to benefit from the same tax reliefs as long-distance merchant vessels. Full Story
Magallanes sets course for antibiotic free salmon industry
Chile | 01:30 | Magallanes Region has oceanographic conditions that make it very suitable for salmon farming. In the first place, it is a wide space, where the companies that participate in the sector have been able to locate their farming centres quite far away from each other. Full Story
Volunteer group continues checking fish off Fukushima as radiation lev
Japan | 01:10 | As radioactive cesium levels in fish caught off the Fukushima Prefecture coast show lower levels that fall within safety limits set by the government, the Mainichi Shimbun recently accompanied a volunteer group that continues to measure these fish on one of its outings. Full Story
New Global Energy Receives USDA National Organic Program Certification
NGE, focused on sustainable aquaculture, including tilapia farming, shrimp farming, moringa farming and feed formulation, has received the certification through its subsidiary Aqua Farming Tech.
SUBWAY becomes a Member of the International Pole & Line Foundation
With more than 44,000 outlets in 112 countries, international restaurant franchise SUBWAY has become the 40th Member of the International Pole & Line Foundation.
Dog Owners Can Choose MSC With Two New Petcurean GATHER Formulas
Dog lovers with exacting standards now have a new choice in sustainability with two new GATHER dog food formulas featuring MSC certified seafood.
Aquaculture Innovation Challenge Vietnam
Seafood Trade Intelligence Portal, Fresh Studio and Solidaridad kick off the Aquaculture Innovation Challenge with an inspiring event to bridge the gap between innovators and impact investors in the aquaculture sector.
Pingtan adds two new jiggers to its fleet
China Global fishing company Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd. has completed construction on its two squid jigging vessels, which are ready to depart for their fishing designation.
Cadiz Port Authority grants sole farming centre permit
Spain The Port Authority of the Bay of Cadiz has granted the firm Epic Aqua Solea Acuicultura SL an administrative permission for the construction of the first phase of an intensive sole farming centre in El Puerto de Santa Maria.
Maersk Line strengthens growth strategy through Hamburg line acquisition
Denmark Maersk Line is to acquire German container shipping line Hamburg Süd after reaching an agreement with Oetker Group in an attempt to develop its growth strategy and increase transport volumes.
USD 36 million seafood smuggling operation discovered
China A case involving 3,000 tons of smuggled frozen seafood worth USD 36 million was discovered and several suspects are being prosecuted, as it was reported by the customs authority.