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

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Aquafeeds

F3 takes on a new challenge – fish oil alternatives

Building off the success and excitement of the fish-free aquaculture feed cash-prize contest that concludes this fall, the F3 Challenge has set its sights on a new target: fish oil alternatives. 

Aquafeeds

F3 blows past funding goals as fishmeal alternatives proliferate

A competition designed to drive innovation in aquafeeds has doubled its original funding goal and has attracted some of the biggest names in fish feed. F3 has also served as a catalyst for collaboration among feed manufacturers and ingredient suppliers. 

Aquafeeds

Why I chose to judge the F3 challenge

In an opinion piece for the Advocate, the director of ocean sustainability science at the New England Aquarium talks about the F3 Challenge and what the first X Prize for aquaculture could do for the industry: drive innovation.