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    BAP’s Heerin Named GAA Special Advisor

    December, 2012 The Global Aquaculture Alliance (GAA), the leading standards-setting organization for aquaculture seafood, has asked Jim Heerin to serve in a new role as special advisor to the GAA. In his new role, Heerin will advise GAA Executive Director Wally Stevens, GAA President George Chamberlain and GAA Chief Financial Officer Jeff Fort on matters […]

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    GAA Addresses Aquaculture’s Future At SeaWeb Seafood Summit

    Global Aquaculture Alliance Executive Director Wally Stevens was among three panelists participating in the opening plenary on the future of aquaculture at the three-day SeaWeb Seafood Summit at the Hyatt Regency in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, on Feb. 9. Together with Dr. Michael Rubino, director of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s office of aquaculture, and […]

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    GAA Co-Hosting 2015 China International Aquatic Products Exposition

    The Global Aquaculture Alliance (GAA) is proud to announce that it is co-hosting the 2015 China International Aquatic Products Exposition at the Zhanjiang International Convention and Exhibition Centre in Zhanjiang, China, from June 18 to 20, 2015. The exposition is organized by the China Aquatic Production Chamber of Commerce (APCC). Co-hosting along with GAA are […]

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    GAA To Co-Sponsor Asia-Pacific Aquaculture Expo 2015

    The Global Aquaculture Alliance (GAA) is proud to announce that it is co-organizing the Asia-Pacific Aquaculture Expo 2015 in Xiamen, China, with China Aquatic Products Processing and Marketing Alliance (CAPPMA) from May 25 to 27. The Asia-Pacific region represents appropriately 85% of global aquaculture production, with China accounting for two-thirds of the total. The Asia-Pacific […]

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    GAA Among Media Partners At Aqua Middle East Summit

    The Global Aquaculture Alliance is a media partner at the Aqua Middle East Summit (AquaME) in Dubai, UAE, from March 16 to 18. Organized by Informa Exhibitions in conjunction with the UAE Ministry of Environment and Water and Nor-Fishing Foundation, the three-day event features a trade show with more than 50 exhibitors from about 20 […]

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    GAA Exhibiting At Aquaculture America 2015

    The Global Aquaculture Alliance is exhibiting at Aquaculture America 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, from Feb. 19 to 22. GAA is also among the event’s association sponsors. Organized by the World Aquaculture Society (WAS) in conjunction with the National Aquaculture Association, the U.S. Aquaculture Society and U.S. Aquaculture Suppliers Association, the four-day event features […]

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    GAA Attending 3rd Chinese Food Material Festival

    For the second consecutive year, the Global Aquaculture Alliance is attending the Chinese Food Material Festival in Wuhan, China, from March 27 to 29, 2015. Held at the Wuhan International Conference & Exhibition Centre, the three-day expo, which is in its third year, is organized by Wuhan Lanesync Supply Chain Management Co. Ltd. The expo […]

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    M&J Seafood’s Mike Berthet: UK’s Sustainable Seafood Locksmith

    Editor’s note: The following column is part of a series of columns written by GAA Communications Manager Steven Hedlund. Titled “Communicator’s Corner,” the column profiles aquaculture and seafood professionals whose leadership, sense of innovation and emphasis on education and communication set them apart. The column will also appear in the January-February 2015 edition of the […]

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    BMR Seafood Joins GAA As Sustaining Member

    BMR Seafood is the latest sustaining member of the Global Aquaculture Alliance. The company is the United States division of BMR Group, India’s largest hatchery and shrimp seed producer. BMR’s premium BMR Gold and BMR Classic shrimp brands are widely recognized in the European Union and Japan. The BMR Group owns and operates 12 hatcheries […]

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    GAA, BAP Featured At China Tilapia Forum

    The Global Aquaculture Alliance participated in the 11th International Tilapia Industry Development Forum in Beihai, Guangxi, China, from Nov. 18 to 19. Organized by the China Aquatic Products Processing and Marketing Alliance (CAPPMA), with which GAA has a memorandum of understanding (MoU), the forum acts as a platform for industry representatives to exchange information with […]