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Federal Court rejects ministerial bid to shut down B.C. salmon farms

The Federal Court has ordered the government to set aside its decision to phase out salmon farms in the Discovery Islands, which otherwise would have decimated the local economies of indigenous and non-Indigenous coastal communities on Vancouver Island.

Grieg Seafood Newfoundland opens Marystown facility

Grieg Seafood Newfoundland announced the official opening of operations in Marystown and the Placentia Bay Marine Area.

WINAA podcast: Megan Sorby: Finding the right people on your team

Megan Sorby, the operations of Kingfish Maine, talks about what it’s like to work from a blank slate and bringing in the right team for their recirculating aquaculture system design in Jonesport, Maine.

Investing with a conscience trending up

Sustainability of aquaculture operations increasingly becoming an important consideration for financial backers.
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What prevents offshore aquaculture from taking off?

Coastal marine aquaculture is reaching its growth limits, but don’t expect offshore aquaculture to pick up the slack and accelerate in the near term, says Rabobank. » Read more
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New Aquaculture Program at Fleming College

Fleming College is launching a new Aquaculture Foundations certificate this fall. The program is two semesters online, culminating with a 90-hour work placement to provide real-world experience. The placement allows students to put theory into practice and provides valuable on-the-job training. Students can complete their placement at the Fleming fish hatchery at the Frost Campus in Lindsay, Ont., or at a placement with an industry employer.

The program also features a unique emphasis on Indigenous studies, with Indigenous practices and approaches to aquaculture embedded across the curriculum. » Learn more

Canada and British Columbia invest in salmon research and restoration projects

The Government of Canada and the Province of British Columbia announced $30.5 million in funding for 22 projects under the British Columbia Salmon Restoration and Innovation Fund. » Read more

Kvarøy Arctic announces International Scholarship for Women in Aquaculture

Kvarøy Arctic has announced its third international scholarship program that aims to empower women in aquaculture. » Read more
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Aquaculture UK 2022

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