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India introduces mobile app for aquafarmer training

Jul 7, 2021 — Developed by the ICAR-Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture (ICAR-CIFA), Matsya Setu aims to disseminate the latest freshwater aquaculture technologies to the aqua farmers of the country.

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Benchmark Genetics to supply salmon ova to Proximar’s Japanese RAS project

Jul 5, 2021 — The long-term agreement will supply salmon ova to Proximar RAS project that will integrate AquaMaof’s technology.

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India to promote mud crab hatcheries

Jul 5, 2021 — MPEDA aims to transfer technology for setting up mud crab hatcheries in the coastal district of Tamil Nadu and other states.

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Landing Aquaculture partners with Nofima AS for an experimental RAS facility

Jul 5, 2021 — 20 experimental RAS will study the performance of Atlantic salmon under intensive culture conditions.  

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Disease-resistant Tasmanian oysters help safeguard South Australian oyster industry

Jul 2, 2021 — A selective breeding program for disease resistance to deadly Pacific Oyster Mortality Syndrome had proved to be highly successful.

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Study suggests hormonal-induced spawning to enhance breeding programs in seabass

Jul 2, 2021 — Hormonally-induced synchronization of maturation may have the potential of producing a larger number of progenies from more families.

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Fish Innovation Lab awards genetics and vaccine projects

Jul 1, 2021 — Carp genetic improvement in Bangladesh and a multivalent bacterial fish vaccine in Zambia are among the $1.15 million in grants awarded. 

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Haida Group breaks ground on new seedling park

Jul 1, 2021 — The group invested CNY800 million ($123 million) to build a fish, shrimp, shellfish and algae aquatic seed industry park in Shanwei, China.

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Sludge treatment company raises $4.4 million in funds

Jul 1, 2021 — Venture fund Momentum leads a consortium consisting of Broodstock, EGD Capital and Seagrow that will inject NOK 38 million in the sludge treatment company Blue Ocean Technology.

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Aquaculture waste-to-power generation project in Vietnam

Jul 1, 2021 — An international project will conduct a feasibility study into the conversion of pangasius mortalities and processing waste into a sustainable biofuel for distributed power generation.

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UGent spin-off boosts aquaculture yield through microbiome analysis

Jul 1, 2021 — KYTOS’ technology reduces disease outbreaks and mortality by monitoring the microbiome and detecting changes quickly, in order to take appropriate actions.  

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Seafood company acquires RAS salmon operation

Jun 29, 2021 — Blue Star Foods has the goal produce 21,000 tons of steel-head salmon by 2028.

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New Zealand to develop breeding program for yellowbelly flounder

Jun 29, 2021 — The project, part of the country’s plan to grow the local aquaculture industry and lead by researchers from the University of Waikato, aim to grow this species in land-based farms.

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Kingfish Maine nets permit approval for U.S. RAS facility

Jun 28, 2021 — Final waterside permit secured by The Kingfish Company for its US operation in Jonesport, Maine.

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World’s largest RAS trout farm to use waste heat from data center

Jun 28, 2021 — After the partnership with Norwegian Lobster Farm, Green Mountain partnered with Hima Seafood to reuse waste heat from the data center in the world's largest land-based trout farm.

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Panama to improve shrimp production genetics

Jun 28, 2021 — The five-year partnership aims to develop joint and specific actions to strengthen decision-making related to shrimp production.

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New partnership to develop cost-effective genotyping tools for the aquaculture sector

Jun 24, 2021 — The Center for Aquaculture Technologies (CAT) and NEOGEN Corporation partnered to deliver high-quality genotyping services customized to the unique needs of aquaculture producers.

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Land-based lobster farming to use waste heat from data center

Jun 22, 2021 — Norwegian Lobster Farm will build a new production facility adjacent to a data center to use the heated seawater, used to cool the IT equipment, directly to breed lobsters.

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Two new RAS contracts for AquaMaof in Russia and Kazakhstan

Jun 22, 2021 — Commissioned by Moscow-based investment company, Russian Friends Capital (RFC), the two new facilities are each planned to produce an initial 2,500 tons of Atlantic salmon.

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Zeigler unveils new brand identity

Jun 22, 2021 — The new global brand strategy signifies the company’s commitment to developing safe and sustainable nutritional technologies that promote animal health at minimal impact on the environment.  

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