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Scoot Science SeaState forecasts live at 26 Cermaq sites

Scoot Science announces Cermaq Canada as the first company to unlock the full power of its new forecasting tools in its proprietary SaaS platform SeaState.

The UN Food and Agriculture Organization reports growth driven by aquaculture

According to a recent report from the UN Food and Agriculture Organization, “significant growth,” in aquaculture has driven global fisheries and aquaculture production to a record high as aquatic foods make an increasingly critical contribution to food security and nutrition in the 21st century.

Sylvia Wulf: Finding your path to the C-suite

In this episode, Sylvia Wulf, president and chief executive officer of AquaBounty Technologies, talks about challenges to bridging the gap, and what has helped her advance leadership positions and senior roles throughout her career.
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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

Mahi-mahi: Fast-growing, ‘bulletproof’ larvae make it a good bet for aquaculture

Mahi-mahi reaches a pound in weight within three months, a size that could take years for many other species to reach. The problem, however, is that with rapid growth comes rapid sexual maturation. This presents significant challenges. » Read more
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Atlantic Cod: A Bio-Ecology

Atlantic Cod: Bio-Ecology of the Fish offers insightful chapter coverage of cod nomenclature, taxonomy, phylogeny and morphology; physiology and ecophysiology; reproduction and spawning behavior; early life history and pre-recruitment processes; migrations, movements and stock identity; feeding, growth and energetics; the place of cod in the ecosystem; the exploitation of cod through history and present day commercial fisheries and precautionary management for sustainable fisheries; impacts of climate change on cod biology and ecology; and the future of the species and its fisheries. » Learn more

DFO commits to phase out B.C. open net-pen salmon farms by 2025

The Minister of Fisheries and Oceans Joyce Murray has announced a two-year renewal of licenses for marine finfish aquaculture facilities outside of the Discovery Islands, meeting the federal government’s commitment to remove these fish farms by 2025. » Read more

Canada’s salmon farmers respond to government decision to renew B.C. licenses

The Canadian Aquaculture Industry Alliance and the BC Salmon Farmers Association believe that the Federal Government’s decision to renew the licenses of salmon farms in British Columbia and establish a process for the salmon farms in the Discovery Islands is good for Canadians. » Read more
HI top 10 under 40 webinar


HI Top 10 Under 40: Leading by Example

July 20, 2022
Webinar, Hatchery International
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WAS North America & Aquaculture Canada 2022

August 15 - August 18, 2022
St. John’s, Newfoundland
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