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February 27, 2019

Strategic choice: Farmer sets itself apart by growing Hawaiian Kanpachi

Blue Ocean Mariculture, a fully-integrated facility in Kona, Hawaii sets itself apart in the aquaculture industry for two reasons: the company is the only offshore open ocean farm in the United States and was a first-mover in farming Almaco jack.

Farmed salmon and the United Nations’ development goals

Tying salmon farming to the United Nations 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDG) and selecting the right technology could neutralize biases against farmed salmon, suggests an industry executive.

Hiring locals will be priority for aquaculture hub, says firm

A planned aquaculture project in a coastal community in Newfoundland, Canada may require immigration from outside the province to fill job vacancies, but contrary to media reports, that will be a last resort, a partner in the project told Aquaculture North America (ANA).

‘Smart policy’ will advance offshore aquaculture

Offshore is the most promising option for expanded sustainable seafood production in the United States but ‘smart policy’ is needed to advance it, according to a new study.

US shellfish farming review

New markets, climate change, and growing pains marked the past year and will shape 2019.
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Protein Ingredient Helps Reduce P Discharge

Peter Fritsch, president of Rushing Waters Fisheries, has been seeing phosphorus discharge numbers go down and production numbers go up.
In over two years, and increasing inclusion levels of plant-based protein ingredient ME-PRO, Rushing Waters Fisheries lowered its phosphorus discharge 69 percent with indicators that the phosphorus levels will decline further.
“Without ME-PRO there is no way we could have gotten to this level just on feed.” >> learn more

Aquaculture 2019

Thursday 07 March 2019 - Monday 11 March 2019 08:00am - 05:00pm
New Orleans, Louisiana
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NC Aquaculture Development Conference

Thursday 28 March 2019 - Saturday 30 March 2019 08:00am - 05:00pm
New Bern Convention Center, New Bern, NC
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Commercial Aquaponics Workshop

Tuesday 09 April 2019 - Thursday 11 April 2019
Auburn University's Aquaculture and Fisheries Business Institute, Auburn, Alabama
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