A Message From Our Partner

Vertical integration is quickly becoming a viable venture for RAS producers, allowing control over the product lifecycle from egg to table. The RAS Connector Series’ Virtual Summit, taking place on Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2021, will feature Martin Gardner, director of business development at Blue Ridge Aquaculture Inc., in the ‘Thinking Outside the Tank’ session, where he will share the story of how the company became the world’s largest indoor RAS tilapia producer. Over the years, Blue Ridge has built a fully integrated system that includes broodstock, hatchery, nursery, growout, distribution and an on-site aquafeed mill. Its latest project is upgrading and expanding its RAS nursery. Register today to connect with and ask your questions to our industry experts.

Blue Ridge: Thinking Outside the Tank

David Kuhn

Associate Professor of Food Science and Technology, Virginia Tech

Martin Gardner

Vice President of Business Development, Blue Ridge Aquaculture

*Information and panelists subject to change.