Last Thursday, October 14, the president of SalmonChile, Arturo Clément, together with the general manager of the Technological Institute of Salmon (Intesal), Esteban Ramírez, presented the results of the VI Sustainability Report of the union, highlighting -among other aspects- that 2020 was the year with the lowest use of antibiotics per ton harvested since this report began, with 298 grams per thousand kilos, which represents a decrease of 15% compared to 2019 and a contribution to reducing the risks associated with antimicrobial resistance RAM.
Source: Mundo Acuicola | read the full articlehere
NGOs, government agencies, and businesses gathered online to discuss policies, trends, and challenges in sustainable fishery resource use at the Tokyo Seafood Sustainability Summit (TSSS), 10 to 13 October.
The event, previously called the Tokyo Sustainable Seafood Symposium, has taken place annually since 2015.
Author: Chris Loew / SeafoodSource | read the full articlehere
The Russian government harbours plans to nearly double domestic salmon production in the next eight years, and is encouraging businesses to open farms in new regions.
According to estimates from the Russian Federal Agency for Fisheries, Rosrybolovstvo, in 2020, the country’s farmers produced 116,000 tonnes of Atlantic salmon and trout, up 27.5 per cent compared to the previous year. Atlantic salmon and trout accounted for 30 per cent of the total Russian aquaculture production last year, compared to only 5 per cent in 2014.
Author: Vladislav Vorotnikov / SalmonBusiness | read the full articlehere
The European Association of Fish Producers Organisation (EAPO) Northern Pelagic Working Group has produced the EU pelagic industry position paper on Coastal States negotiations for pelagic stocks in 2022.
The Paper states that the mackerel situation has entered into “very turbulent waters” this year following Brexit.
Source: The Fishing Daily | read the full articlehere
Organisers of the Messe Bremen seafood fair due to be held 13th-15th February next year are reporting a strong interest in the first face-to-face industry event of its kind for two years.
Every two years, Messe Bremen’s Fish International event reflects current hot topics in the international fish industry. Right now, the focus is on various aspects of sustainability. Climate protection is rapidly growing in importance.
Author: Quentin Bates / FiskerForum | read the full articlehere
The proposed National Strategy aims to promote the sustainable and competitive development of aquaculture in the AREL and AMYPE production categories.
The Ministry of Production (Produce), through its General Directorate of Aquaculture and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), presented the proposed National Strategy for Aquaculture Extensionism, which is the result of a collaborative work and technical assistance provided to by said international organization.
Researchers from the universities of Cádiz (UCA) and Rey Juan Carlos de Madrid (URJC) have published a review article in the Journal of Gastronomy and Food Science, which collects a historical view on the eating, culinary and gastronomic habits of the Mediterranean peoples in relation to seafood, which has been used as a clear indicator of social status since ancient times, scientists note.
Source: Industrias Pesqueras | read the full articlehere
It has been a busy few months for the team at Ross-shire Diving Services Ltd. While the divers have been kept busy servicing the fish farms, the office staff have been working hard behind the scenes for the second stage audit for ISO 9001:2015, 45001:2018 and 14001:2015.
The following months are looking to be just as busy, with the beginning of the renovation of the company’s catamaran. The renovations, designed by Kyle-based naval architect IK Macleod & Associates, are to commence next month
Author: Janice Johnston / Fish Farmer | read the full articlehere
CCAMLR 40th meeting of the Commission Opens Antarctica
The Governor of Tasmania, Her Excellency the Honourable Barbara Baker AC, will today open the 40th annual meeting of the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAML...
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