Fishupdate Briefing

Fishupdate Briefing

DON’T FEED FISH & CHIPS TO DUCKS PLEA THE British may love their fish and chips, but they are being urged not toe share that pleasure with wild birds. Wildlife expert has warned that eider ducks and other birds  on the Northumberland Coast are being harmed by people throwing bits of fish and chips atContinue Reading

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MSD Animal Health to host Tilapia Congress

MSD Animal Health to host Tilapia Congress

MERCK Animal Health (known as MSD Animal Health outside the United States and Canada) has announced that the company will hold a High Quality Tilapia Congress in São José do Rio Preto in Brazil, on 25-27 November. The Congress will be attended by nearly 75 key opinion leaders and customers in the Latin American tilapia industry. ‘Production and consumptionContinue Reading

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Another strong quarter for Scottish Salmon Company

Another strong quarter for Scottish Salmon Company

THE Scottish Salmon Company (SSC) is continuing to enjoy its strongest year since inception, with record year to date revenues and harvests. SSC has reported quarter revenues of £33.6m, a rise of 82.6 per cent on the same period last year. This follows record half-year results for the first six months of 2014. The year-to-dateContinue Reading

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New aquaculture genetics Benchmark for animal health company

New aquaculture genetics Benchmark for animal health company

BENCHMARK Holdings PLC, the international animal health, technical publishing and sustainability science business, today announced the proposed acquisitions of the entire issued share capital of SalmoBreed AS and 81.84 per cent of the issued share capital of Stofnfiskur HF. The deal would also involve the placing of 82,353,000 new Ordinary Shares in the Company atContinue Reading

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Mixed picture of North American aquaculture

Mixed picture of North American aquaculture

A MIXED picture of fish farming in the United States and Canada is presented in a detailed study of the fishing industry in North America. The report was prepared by the Icelandic bank, Islandsbanki, which specialises in seafood issues and periodically published a detailed analysis of fishing industries in various parts of the world. In the US the picture isContinue Reading

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