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Cermaq begins iFarm development in January

Oslo, Norway-based salmon producer Cermaq is set to launch its revolutionary iFarm project in January, with first transfer of fish to the sea planned for autumn 2020 in Steigen, Norway, where the first iFarm facility will be installed.

AquaBounty calls out ‘unnecessary’ US Spending Bill rider on GE salmon labeling

AquaBounty is speaking out against a provision in the recent Fiscal Year 2020 U.S. Spending Bill, that seemingly singled out its company and product, calling the requirement “unnecessary.”
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New video series highlights ‘stories’ of aquaculture workers in Maine

The Maine Aquaculture Association has launched a new video series titled, “The Faces of Maine’s Working Waterfront.” The videos tell the stories of aquatic farmers in Maine, underscoring how aquaculture complements existing marine industries and works to diversify and strengthen the state’s coastal economy. » Read more

Company eyes New Brunswick lobster processing plant as site for new salmon farm

A vacant lobster processing plant in Grande-Anse on the Acadian Peninsula could be the site of a new salmon farm, according to an aquaculture company based in Maisonette, New Brunswick, Canada. » 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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