Fish Breeding News

  • Ineos boss stages wild salmon summit

    SIR Jim Ratcliffe, the billionaire chairman of petrochemical giant Ineos, is staging an international conference in Iceland today to debate the future of wild Atlantic salmon. Experts meeting in Reykjavik will discuss the potential causes of the decline in stocks worldwide, and consider conservation strategies that can bring the species back from the edge of extinction, according to a press ...


    By FISHupdate

  • Salmon sector reveals wrasse catch data

    SCOTTISH salmon farmers have for the first time published catch data for wild wrasse, which are fished in inshore waters and deployed to control sea lice on farms. The Scottish Salmon Producers Organisation (SSPO), which represents the sector, said the voluntary publication of wild catch data for 2018 will help the sustainability of the fishery. The data is the first to be ...


    By FISHupdate

  • Historical early delivery of rainbow trout eggs

    The season’s first rainbow trout eggs from the AquaGen strain was delivered to Hofseth Aqua in Tafjord, Norway on November 19th, 2019, two months earlier than normal. With access to these early eggs, the smolt can be put to sea in spring, benefit from good growth through the summer and be harvested the following spring after 10 months in the sea. Rainbow trout production in the ...


    By Aqua Gen AS

  • Do You Know How To Make Catfish Feed Pellets

    There are a lot of farmers choose to breed catfish, because it is relatively strong adaptability, and the growth rate is fast and mature is relatively fast, so it means that there is a higher economic benefit, but in the process of breeding catfish must pay attention to the principle of feed selection and feed feeding technology. Zhengzhou Fusmar Machinery is a professional ...

  • Wide Application Of Rotary Drum Dryer

    With the development of agriculture, people pay more and more attention to agricultural and sideline products. The pollution of livestock manure to the environment is more and more serious, but cow manure is rich in nutrients and trace elements, it is a very good organic fertilizer. The development of cow manure as compound organic fertilizer can not only turn waste into treasure but also reduce ...

  • Tilapia Growth Environment

    Tilapia prefer to grow in a warm environment, but the farmer that raises a large area, how to keep them warm in winter. Because tilapia is particularly vulnerable to death in winter. In the winter, the weather is cold, and the tilapia's constitution will decline, making it particularly vulnerable to illness. Zhengzhou Fusmar Machinery is a professional ...

  • How To Make Catfish Feed

    Zhengzhou Fusmar Machinery is a professional fish feed pellet machine manufacturer, this article we will introduce the way of making catfish feed in detail. There are a lot of farmers choose to breed catfish, because it is relatively strong adaptability, and the growth rate is fast and mature is relatively fast, so it means ...

  • Development Prospect Of Aquaculture Industry

    The fish feed machine is used to make fish feed pellets. Zhengzhou Fusmar Machinery is a professional fish feed machine manufacturer, which can provide various types of machines according to customers' requirements.   Consumer Demand Of Seafood At present, with the gradual increase in consumption levels, ...

  • Floating Fish Feed Production Line Supplier

    With the improvement of people's living standards, fish gradually form new breeding hotspots, and the fish food production industry also develops like bamboo shoots springing up, creating a good market environment for the aquaculture industry. According to this market demand, Fusmar Machinery has developed and exploited a variety of models of ...

  • Iceland salmon debate ‘too angry’

    THERE was far too much prejudice surrounding the debate on salmon farming, Iceland’s fisheries minister Kristján Þór Júlíusson, has said. He was speaking before the start of a seminar in Reykjavik on agreeing new genetic risk assessments affecting farmed and wild salmon stocks – a forum which attracted more than 100 participants. Iceland’s ...


    By FISHupdate

  • Iceland MPs on Norway fact finder

    AS Iceland gears up to expand its aquaculture sector, a group from the country’s parliament, the Althingi, has just completed a fact finding mission to study how the Norwegians successfully developed their own industry. Eleven members of the parliamentary employment committee had been in Bergen for the North Atlantic Seafood Forum (NASF) last week and, after sitting in at the various ...


    By FISHupdate

  • US gives GM salmon ‘all clear’

    THE word’s first genetically modified salmon can now be farmed in the US, following a decision by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to lift its final restrictions. AquaBounty Technologies, which is based in Prince Edward Island, Canada, described the decision as a milestone for its AquaAdvantage salmon. The company can now go ahead with its farming operations at a land based RAS ...


    By FISHupdate

  • Be a part of the Global Food Solution

    Demand for fish protein is on the increase due to population growth and is putting more pressure on both marine and fresh water stocks. More than 33% of ocean fishing is fully exploited due to overfishing (the practice of commercial and non-commercial fishing which depletes a fishery by catching so many adult fish that ...


    By BioFishency

  • New salmon egg site opens

    A NEW salmon egg facility in Norway will help supply the global market with biosecure eggs all year round. The £40 million plant, based in Salten and owned by Benchmark Holdings, is a land based unit and the most modern salmon egg production site in the world, said the company. The new facility will increase Benchmark’s capacity by 75 per cent. The company currently outsources part of ...


    By FISHupdate

  • Kilic Fisheries Hatchery Ras Skid Systems

    KILIC FISHERIES HATCHERY SCOPE OF WORK Implementation of new LSS equipment for hatchery and growing tanks. Kılıç Deniz Ürünleri produces and exports different types of saltwater fish such as Mediterranean Sea Bream, Mediterranean Sea Bass, Meager, Rainbow Trout and Bluefin Tuna. With a harvestable fish production capacity of more than ...

  • Workshop Offers Insight into Aquaculture

    Ohio needs more fish farmers, and researchers at the Ohio Center for Aquaculture Research and Development are working to meet that need. The center will offer a daylong introductory workshop on aquaculture and aquaponics Oct. 29 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The workshop, which will be held at The Ohio State University South Centers, 1864 Shyville Road in Piketon, is designed to offer participants ...


    By Farm Science Review

  • Salmon farm project worries Grande-Rivière

    A $ 48-million Atlantic salmon farm project in Grande-Rivière raises questions among local lobster fishermen. On Tuesday, the promoter met elected representatives and fishermen to explain the project. A text by Richard Lavoie with the collaboration of Martin Toulgoat CanAquaculture wants to produce farmed Atlantic salmon with a seawater recovery system that would be unique in Canada. ...


    By CanAquaculture Inc.

  • Ohio State Aquaculture Boot Camp Program Recruiting New Fish Farmers

    Want to learn how to become a fish farmer? The Ohio Center for Aquaculture Research and Development at The Ohio State University South Centers is offering 30 new and beginning fish farmers an in-depth introduction to aquaculture and aquaponics and the business of fish farming through a yearlong program. Called Aquaculture Boot Camp-2 or ABC-2, the program’s goal is to ...


    By Ohio State University

  • Breeding more uniform Nile Tilapia

    For fish farmers, uniformity of growth and body size is one of the key traits to be improved in future breeding programs. In domestic Nile Tilapia size differences among individuals are very large but the genetic background of this variability is almost entirely unknown. In a new study, published by Genetics Selection Evolution, researchers of Wageningen UR found that variability of harvest ...

  • USSEC’s Indian Aquaculture Team Learns Production Technologies for New Fish Species in Vietnam

    USSEC’s Southeast Asia (SEA) and Asia Subcontinent (ASC) regions teamed up to educate a team of 14 aquaculture entrepreneurs on hatchery and farm production technologies for new fish species. The focus was on a high value fish variety called the murrel, which fetches $4.50 – $ 7.00 per kilogram (whole fish), depending on the market region. This fish is easily farmed in China and SEA, ...

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