Global alliance to streamline certification

Global alliance to streamline certification

GLOBALG.A.P. and GMP+ International have entered into a worldwide strategic partnership that they hope will strengthen their operations as certification scheme providers. Both organisations, while keeping their independence, are looking to harmonise governance and system rules in order to provide greater uniformity and transparency for the feed industry, which is also in the best interestsContinue Reading

Filed Under: Aquaculture, Aquaculture News, Fish Farmer magazine, Front Page News
Orkney man a champ in M&S food chain

Orkney man a champ in M&S food chain

AN Orkney based fish farm manager has won a prestigious international farming award for his work in establishing a new salmon farm. Richard Darbyshire, from Scottish Sea Farms, will go to Cranfield University School of Management in February as part of his ‘Champion of Champions’ prize from the annual Marks & Spencer Farming for theContinue Reading

Filed Under: Aquaculture, Aquaculture News, Companies/Products, Finfish, Fish Farmer magazine, Front Page News, News, Salmonids, Species
First for Rosyth salmon processing plant

First for Rosyth salmon processing plant

THE new multi million pound salmon processing plant at Admiralty Park in Rosyth took a major step forward this week with the production of its first pack of the company’s Harbour Salmon Co product. The plant had been carrying out primary processing in the run up to the busy Christmas period. And now production ofContinue Reading

Strength in consultancy for aquaculture company

Strength in consultancy for aquaculture company

FOR several years, Mørenot has provided technical consulting services to sea-based aquaculture through its consultancy department in Mørenot Karmsund. As part of the Group’s decision to further development this service to the aquaculture industry, the department was established as an independent company (Ltd.) within the Mørenot Group from 1 January 2015. The company is nowContinue Reading

Filed Under: Aquaculture, Aquaculture News, Companies/Products, Fish Farmer magazine, Front Page News, News
IFFO responds to report on aquaculture in China

IFFO responds to report on aquaculture in China

IFFO WELCOMES a recent paper published in Science entitled ‘China’s aquaculture and the world’s wild fisheries’, recognising it as a useful and timely contribution, but with inaccuracies that need highlighting. The paper correctly lists some key areas of concern in China including the better use of by-products from the processing of aquaculture products, the issue ofContinue Reading

Filed Under: Aquaculture, Aquaculture News, Fish Farmer magazine, Front Page News