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

Nick Elliott

Intelligence

Pacific oysters, abalone undergo sensory evaluation

A pilot study on the sensory properties of Pacific oysters and abalone conducted at the CSIRO Sensory Laboratory in Australia found differences among the samples produced in different growing conditions and regions. 

Health & Welfare

Selective breeding advances hybrid abalone

Collaborative work at Great Southern Waters has established a closed, genetically diverse breeding population of hybrid abalone. The breeding strategy is to produce and improve commercial stocks with the required hybrid traits by understanding the inheritance of those traits in