Seafood Value Chain Services
From producing fish feed to delivering premium portioned fish fillets, Marine Harvest operates the entire value chain of all its products – ensuring every stage of farming and production adheres to their strict best practice and category-leading guidelines. These controls guarantee supreme quality and consistent products which customers around the globe value and trust.
Seafood value chain
Salmon farming follows the same cycles that occur in the wild and our guide illustrates the processes that take place.
The life cycle of salmon starts in freshwater and involves several stages before the young salmon (s
Fertilised eggs are kept in incubation tanks in fresh water. There are approximately 5,000 eggs per litre. The eggs hatch into tiny fish (alevins), which have a yolk sac that provides nutrition until they are large enough to feed themselves.