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

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Talent show: Aquafeed companies show off at F3

Aquafeed manufacturers and alternative feed ingredient suppliers from all over the world gathered in Silicon Valley for F3, the Fish Free Feed contest. In the hub of innovation, solutions to a global problem were on full display. 

Aquafeeds

Insect meals: Novel protein, fat sources for farmed shrimp

Poor-quality ingredients can’t become good-quality ingredients. Quality protein is essential for the healthy growth of any omnivorous or carnivorous aquaculture species. Insect meals seem to fill this need, and their mass-scale production appears to be sustainable.