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Cooke Aquaculture appoints Philip Wiese as managing director

Cooke Aquaculture Inc. has announced the appointment of Philip Wiese as managing director of East Coast Aquaculture Operations in Canada.

Kingfish Maine moves ahead as Jonesport rejects proposal to pause aquaculture projects

Kingfish Maine receives community support for its land-based aquaculture facility in Jonesport, as town residents voted down a proposed moratorium on aquaculture facilities.

Atlantic Sea Farms to organize live cooking event during Seagriculture USA 2022

Seagriculture USA 2022, the first international seaweed conference in North America taking place September 7-8, 2022 in Portland, Maine, will feature a live cooking event by Atlantic Sea Farms.
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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

Backtrack: Reflecting on B.C. farm closures mandate

By the time a federal judge reversed the government order to close 19 Discovery Islands salmon farms, jobs had already been lost, facilities shuttered, and fish killed. Yet a professionalism marked the reaction to the April decision – despite the ups and downs, loss and uncertainty that aquaculture companies, their teams, and local communities had suffered for over a year. » Read more
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A Fishery Manager’s Guidebook, 2nd Edition

This volume is intended to contribute to improving this unsatisfactory state by addressing the widespread need for information and guidance on the broad and often complex task of fisheries management. It is an updated and expanded edition of the first version of “A Fishery Manager’s Guidebook” which was published as a FAO Fisheries Technical Paper in 2002.

The major part of this new edition is divided into five parts intended to cover the range of concerns, tools and techniques essential to the modern fisheries manager, whether that manager is an individual or a formal or informal group. » Learn more

Share Her Story: Contributing to food sustainability

Meet Noushin Arfatahery, Ph.D., Freie Berlin University, who's a dedicated researcher, and aspires to work in environmental protection and food security. » Read more

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. » Read more


WAS North America & Aquaculture Canada 2022

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

September 6 - September 7, 2022
London, U.K.
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