News features and technical articles about the evolution of aquaculture, one of the world’s fastest growing industries.

Amir Sagi

Innovation & Investment

GOAL 2016 preview: Innovation and Leadership Award a nod to problem solvers

Winners of the Global Aquaculture Alliance’s annual Innovation & Leadership Award have shown the ability to overcome obstacles encountered in the responsible production of farmed seafood. New technology applications, biosecurity solutions and production systems have been honored. 

Innovation & Investment

Monosex culture of prawns through temporal androgenic gene silencing

A newly developed technology for producing all-male populations of freshwater prawns by temporal silencing of the androgenic gland insulin-like gene marks the first RNA interference-based biotechnology to be commercialized in the field of aquaculture.