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DFO announces $647M for Pacific salmon restoration

The Canadian government is earmarking $647.1 million toward initiatives that support the protection and restoration of Pacific salmon populations. Min. Bernadette Jordan hosted a teleconference to announce the new Pacific Salmon Strategy Initiative (PSSI) for in Budget 2021 on June 8 to mark World Oceans Day.

Skretting partners with Finnish startup on novel ingredient

Skretting has teamed up with Finnish biotech start-up, eniferBio, to validate a novel feed ingredient called Pekilo mycoprotein. The salmon feeding trials are being conducted at the Skretting Aquaculture Research Centre in Stavanger, Norway.

Rosneft expands its recreational program

Russian oil giant Rosneft estimates that its subsidiaries have released 65 million units of fish fry in the Russian river systems last year. The company it intends to further ramp up this figure through 2022 in order to “occupy the leading position in the field of industrial and ecological safety” in Russia.

Living in a post-COVID world

Despite COVID-19’s social, economic and psychological toll, the post-COVID era will give rise to new, pandemic-proof business strategies that are not just designed for resiliency but also for long-term sustainability. One important aspect of the back-to-normal, business-as-usual operations are the people. » Read more

First feed matters

In a study conducted at SINTEF Ocean and the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim, Norway, researchers investigated the importance of first feed items for larval ballan wrasse. » Learn more

Strong breeding base for new multi-species trials facility in Scotland

A £300,000 (US$425,000) multispecies research and development facility is due for completion in Scotland this summer in an industry-led move to create “much-needed” marine aquaculture trials capacity. » Learn more
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Aquaculture America 2021

Aug. 11-14, 2021
San Antonio, Texas, USA
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Aug. 24-27, 2021
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Adelaide, South Australia
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