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RAS allows SSF to double smolt size
The first smolts to have been produced at Scottish Sea Farms’ new £55 million Barcaldine hatchery have been transferred to sea this week.
Cod specialist set to diversify into land-based salmon
Havlandet’s pilot RAS for growing market-sized salmon is due to begin construction next month.
China plans fleet of mobile offshore fish farms
Plans to build 300 mobile offshore aquaculture facilities that are each able to produce 20,000 tonnes of fish were announced at Marintec China last week.
Could squid pigment help to combat Listeria?
The pigments that colour the skin of squids and other invertebrates, called ommochromes, could be used in the food and health sectors for their antioxidant and antimicrobial properties.
Is thermal delousing welfare-friendly?
Emerging research raises questions about the welfare of Atlantic salmon during thermal delousing treatments, after tissue injuries and aversive behaviours were observed in lab trials.