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

E.U.

Health & Welfare

Shrimp farm quality management in Bangladesh

Bangladesh shrimp farmers are adopting measures to improve quality to comply with international standards. A survey found that most farmers visually evaluated shrimp by checking size, weight and signs of disease before harvesting. 

Responsibility

Cooperative compliance in the Philippines

Compliance with E.U. food laws was beneficial to aquaculture in the Philippines, but increased costs also initially created inequities for small farmers.