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New report says ocean farming could play wider role in feeding the world

Farming seafood in the open ocean could contribute significantly to food production given the right policy support and incentives, according to a scientific paper called The Future of Food from the Sea.

Probe says poor training, not ill intent, behind fish mishandling at Cooke

The investigation into animal cruelty allegations against Cooke Aquaculture found that lack of formal training in fish handling procedures among the staff, and not an ill intent to cause suffering to the fish, as the culprit.
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Net-pen farming phase-out ‘extremely unwelcome,’ salmon farmers tell lawmakers

British Columbia salmon farmers, industry officials and indigenous community representatives wrapped up two days of meetings Thursday in Victoria, BC, where they discussed with legislators their dismay with the federal Liberal Government’s commitment to move salmon farming to closed containment by 2025. » Read more

Nova Scotia’s progressive regulations boost aquaculture

Government and industry representatives say 2019 was about growth in Nova Scotia, with players inside and outside the province looking at opening new salmon farming operations. » Read more


40th Milford Aquaculture Seminar

January 13 - January 15, 2020
Location: Marriott, Shelton, CT
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Aquaculture America 2020

February 09 - February 12, 2020
Location: Hawaii Convention Centre 1801 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, HI, USA
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Nova Scotia Minister’s Conference 2020

February 25 - February 27, 2020
Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia
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RAStech 2020

November 16 – 17, 2020
Location:South Carolina, U.S.A.
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