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

yellowfin tuna

Innovation & Investment

Tuna aquaculture: Fishing for progress

Aquaculture could be a sustainable alternative to fishing for tuna but achieving commercial-scale production has proven challenging. 

Health & Welfare

Achotines laboratory home to continuing studies of tuna early life history

The Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission Achotines Laboratory in southern Panama is the world’s only facility with nearly year-round availability of tuna eggs and larvae. A study is comparing the reproductive biology, genetics and early life history of yellowfin and Pacific 

Health & Welfare

Marine fish culture in Mexico

Mexico has a wide diversity of areas and water temperatures that are suitable for a variety of aquaculture species.