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Ruth Salmon: Empowering an industry

In this episode, Ruth Salmon, interim executive director at BC Salmon Farmers Association, discusses what happened in British Columbia the past few months and what kinds of conversations were going on behind the scenes.

Deriving value from otherwise sunk costs

Though we should always strive to optimize fish husbandry, establish and institute biosecurity protocols, and regularly monitor the health of our animals, some fish will not make it to market.

BC Salmon Farmers respond to government’s proposed transition framework

The BC Salmon Farmers have reacted to the Government of Canada’s transition framework, stating that they are, “pleased to read language in the Government of Canada’s proposed transition discussion framework that aligns with our current operational values.”
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Farm and protect

Protecting cage and pen fisheries from invasive species is a big challenge. According to the National Ocean and Atmospheric Administration, invasive species are considered to be one of the greatest threats to marine and coastal biodiversity worldwide, second only to habitat loss. » Read more

Aquasend selected for Xylem Innovation Incubator Program

Aquasend announced its participation in the Xylem Innovation Incubator Program. Xylem is a global water technology company committed to solving water challenges with innovation. » Read more

Eluceda develops hydrogen peroxide test in water

Eluceda has launched a quantitative and portable test for hydrogen peroxide in water, with results given in 60 seconds. » Read more

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Hatchery 101: Master your monitoring

August 24, 2022
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