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B.C. tech firm bags first export order for its steel cages

An aquaculture steel cage system designed and made in British Columbia will soon be floating in the pristine waters of northwestern Scotland. Poseidon Ocean Systems of Campbell River, B.C. will supply Scottish salmon producer Loch Duart with its Trident Hybrid Steel Cage.

Are Americans ready for genetically-modified salmon?

AquaAdvantage Salmon, genetically modified so that it grows faster than conventional salmon, is scheduled to become commercially available this month or in early May.

Report shows impact of Discovery Islands closure on jobs, economy in Surrey, B.C.

A new economic analysis reveals the extent of the economic impact in Surrey, British Columbia, following a decision by the federal Liberal government to close salmon farms in the Discovery Islands region off Vancouver Island’s west coast.

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Uproar in Maine over proposed aquaculture reform

Among other provisions, the proposed law would require Maine’s Department of Marine Resources to meet with stakeholders from aquaculture, lobster, fishing, tourism, environmental organizations, and others “to develop a strategic aquaculture plan.” » Read more


RAS Investors’ Forum

June 9, 2021
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Aquaculture America 2021

Aug. 11-14, 2021
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RAS Roundtable Discussion

Sept. 14, 2021
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