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American Aquafarms plans Maine sites for fin fish production

Maine may be getting another farm resident, with American Aquafarms announcing plans to build a hatchery, fish farm facilities and a processing plant along the state’s coast.

CAT opens new location in Canada’s east coast

The Center for Aquaculture Technologies has officially opened its newest location in Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Orkney Shellfish Hatchery ramps up native flat oyster production

Orkney Shellfish Hatchery, part of the Cadman Capital Group’s aquaculture division, has successfully cultured its first run of native flat oysters on land, with plans to increase production of the species imminently.
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Dan Paynter

Dan Paynter: Optimal growth

Growing up on an island surrounded by the ocean and where fishing is a part of his family’s DNA, Dan Paynter developed a passion for marine life. After graduating high school, he left his home province of Prince Edward Island (PEI), Canada, to earn a degree in fish biology at the University of New Brunswick. He then pursued an internship at the University College of Dublin in Ireland, where he studied juvenile fish populations in the Irish and Celtic Seas. » Learn more
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Accidental fish

The world’s first sturddlefish – a hybrid of the American paddlefish (Polyodon spathula) and the Russian sturgeon (Acipenser gueldenstaedtii) – continues to transfix the world with its unique appearance and how it got to be. Their appearance varies; some took after their Russian sturgeon mothers, others after their American paddlefish fathers and some have both features. » Read more
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China Fisheries & Seafood Expo 2020

October 28 - October 30, 2020
Qingdao, China
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LAQUA 2021

March 22 - March 25, 2021
Guayaguil, Ecuador
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Aquaculture Europe 2020

April 12 - April 15, 2021
Cork, Ireland
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