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

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Innovation & Investment

Net gains in aquaculture net technology

The aquaculture industry is paying greater attention to net technology, in terms of materials and maintenance, because of its impact on the bottom line. 

Responsibility

Examining copper use in aquaculture

Copper is used for control of the blue-green algae responsible for off-flavors in aquaculture animals, treating diseases and parasites, and avoiding cage net fouling. Although copper is an essential nutrient for plants and animals, an excess can negatively affect the