Innovation & Investment

Pioneering U.K. mussel farm channels innovation, ambition

...his initial investors, who bailed due to all the regulatory delays. “Being a pioneer is always difficult,” Holmyard told the Advocate. Holmyard, the managing director of Offshore Shellfish Ltd. (OSL)... 

Responsibility

Fish farmers seek non-lethal deterrence for persistent predators

Increasing seal populations, pending export regulations challenge Scotland’s salmon sector Despite holding a license to use firearms against persistent offenders, Scottish salmon farmers are working to deter seals from preying... 

Intelligence

Wanted: More omega-3s. But from where?

Leading nutritionist casts doubt on necessity of long-chain fatty acids from fish Salmon fillet. Adobe Stock Images. Salmon farming is big business, with production volumes of Atlantic salmon, the predominant... 

Intelligence

Se busca: Más omega-3s. Pero ¿de dónde?

Nutricionista líder arroja dudas sobre la necesidad de los ácidos grasos de cadena larga de los peces Filete de salmón. Adobe Stock Images. La salmonicultura es un gran negocio, con... 

Intelligence

On the Job: Modern-day oyster lassies

For two women at opposite ends of the shellfish supply chain, the mission is the same – more oysters! The earnest farmhand For Fiona Edwards, standing outside in the cold... 

Intelligence

En el trabajo: muchachas de ostras de hoy en día

Para dos mujeres en los extremos opuestos de la cadena de suministro de mariscos, la misión es la misma: ¡más ostras! La trabajadora comprometida Para Fiona Edwards, permanecer afuera en... 

Innovation & Investment

AquaGen CEO: Genomics are transforming aquaculture

Nina Santi sees new technology at the forefront of animal welfare, nutrition and production Nina Santi, CEO of AquaGen. Courtesy photo. The CEO of AquaGen – one of the leading...