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Aquafeed producer first among peers to have carbon footprint vetted

While many other feed companies have made progress in developing more-sustainable feed formulas, for instance by reducing the feed’s fish meal or fish oil content, Skretting Italy says it is the first among its peers to have the carbon footprint of its feed portfolio independently certified.

Partnership evaluates RAS-specific feed

Cargill and The Freshwater Institute have entered into a partnership to evaluate one of the biggest factors in fish farming: feed. Cargill said a 2018 study it commissioned to The Freshwater Institute resulted in the feed supplier’s “most successful” grower feeds for RAS so far.

‘Farm-on-a-boat’ idea could disrupt shellfish industry

In January, Dr Dan Ward, owner of Ward Aquafarms in Falmouth, Massachusetts, began marketing this vessel, which he created as a solution to many of the problems he has encountered as a farmer himself: the disappearance of real estate available for aquaculture infrastructure.
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Vaccines may be the biggest tool in the fish health toolbox

Aquaculture is diverse and with a limited number of licensed vaccines available, producers often ask why or if they should vaccinate their fish. In this article, Ken Cain provides an overview of types of aquaculture vaccines, vaccine delivery, herd immunity, and when to utilize a vaccine as a tool in your fish health management. » Read more

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