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Nova Scotia farmers celebrate renewed partnership with Canadian government

The Aquaculture Association of Nova Scotia (AANS) is celebrating as the Canadian government renews its support with the signing of the Aquaculture Memorandum of Understanding for Atlantic Canada last week.

From the Editor: We’re almost there

Like us individuals, the industry also had the opportunity during the crisis to take stock of what’s important. As our report “Beyond Resilience” says: the crisis has presented the industry with opportunities to be better prepared in the future by shifting mindset and effecting more impactful changes.

California ocean analytics firm hires BC rep

Ocean analytics and forecasting company Scoot Science has named Craig Blackie of British Columbia as Business Development Specialist. The California-based company said Blackie’s appointment is vital to growing its presence in Canada.
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Bioinformatics in Aquaculture: Principles and Methods

Bioinformatics in Aquaculture provides the most up to date reviews of next generation sequencing technologies, their applications in aquaculture, and principles and methodologies for the analysis of genomic and transcriptomic large datasets using bioinformatic methods, algorithm, and databases. The book is unique in providing guidance for the best software packages suitable for various analysis, providing detailed examples of using bioinformatic software and command lines in the context of real world experiments. >> Learn more

Beyond resilience

The current pandemic presents the seafood industry with opportunities to shift mindset and effect change that will have broader, deeper, and more inclusive global impact as it prepares for similar turmoil in the future. » Read more
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Big plans for innovative salmon venture proposed for Maine

If approved in Maine, it will be the first deployment of Ecomerden’s “eco-cage” in the US and, experts believe, the first such semi-closed system in the country. The goal is to produce 30,000 metric tons of Atlantic salmon by 2024. » Read more

PEI aquaculture ditching styrofoam buoys

A new pilot project in Prince Edward Island, Canada will replace styrofoam buoys used in the aquaculture industry with an environmentally friendly version, with financial help from the provincial government. » Read more
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Aquaculture America 2021

Aug. 11-14, 2021
San Antonio, TX, USA
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AquaNor 2021

Aug. 24-27, 2021
Trondheim, Norway
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RAS Roundtable Discussion

Sept. 14, 2021
Virtual Event
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