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Aquaculture partnership to set a hatchery in Nigeria

Sep 23, 2021 — Los Lagos Aquaculture Center of Excellence project will have a hatchery, grow-out and processing facilities and a feed mill and aims to produce 50 million fingerlings per year.

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Researchers identify disease resistance gene in salmon

Sep 23, 2021 — A gene affecting resistance to Infectious Pancreatic Necrosis Virus in Atlantic salmon was identified leading to a more accurate selection of broodstock.

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How to control sex in tilapia through feeds in a biofloc technology sytem

Sep 21, 2021 — Researchers elaborated a masculinization protocol that would allow better growth and higher masculinization percentages for Nile tilapia in BFT.

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Exercise at hatchery stages improves performance in juvenile seabream

Sep 20, 2021 — Fingerlings are more resistant to handling, transport and acclimatization when they are transferred to sea cages.

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Fire at Atlantic Sapphire’s Denmark facility

Sep 20, 2021 — The salmon biomass at the Danish RAS facility is expected to be lost.

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AquaMaof signs deal in Russia to support RAS salmon farming

Sep 15, 2021 — The company will support the country’s strategy to develop commercial salmon farming with its high-end RAS technology.

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Peru opens new tilapia hatchery

Sep 14, 2021 — The facilities, run by the regional government, aim to produce six million fingerlings per year for local aquaculture farms. 

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Virbac strengthens its position in Chilean animal health market

Sep 14, 2021 — The company aims to bring innovative products and solutions to the local market for the cold and warm-water fish segments.

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NaturalShrimp tests hyper-antioxidant technology in salmon smolt

Sep 14, 2021 — An initial study testing the effects of hyper-antioxidant technologies on oxidation and fish health in RAS shows improved welfare scores, fewer inflammatory gill lesions and reduced early maturation.

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Blue Aqua partnership to adopt blockchain traceability in shrimp farming

Sep 14, 2021 — Blue Aqua’s integrated business ecosystem across the aquaculture supply chain will work as a starting point for the implementation of a traceability system.

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Global Seafood Alliance unveils new brand identity

Sep 14, 2021 — The rebranding follows the merger of the Global Seafood Assurances with the Global Aquaculture Alliance into the Global Seafood Alliance.

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Benchmark Genetics appoints applied genetics consultant

Sep 14, 2021 — Adrian Antonsen will join the company’s core genetics team to strengthen its external consultancy services.

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RPS Biologiques receives approval for fish health product in Canada

Sep 13, 2021 — The approval of Puralyze™, a plant-based immersive bath for maintaining the optimal health of fish, in Canada is expected to help fast-track its approval in international aquaculture markets.

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Public input sought on new issue of BAP Hatchery Standard

Sep 9, 2021 — Best Aquaculture Practices (BAP) Hatchery Standard Issue 2.0 is now available for public comment ending on November 8.

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Kenya to develop its first aquaculture data management platform

Sep 7, 2021 — Funded by the Open Society Foundations, the online platform will host an array of integrated aquaculture data sourced from government, private sector, research institutions and other stakeholders.

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GenoMar delivers first tilapia fingerlings from its new hatchery to the Vietnamese market

Sep 7, 2021 — Biosecurity, all-year-round production and superior genetics are the company’s key points to support the development of a sustainable tilapia industry in the region.

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International project accelerates shrimp growth through genetics

Sep 6, 2021 — Ecuadorean company Biogemar, together with Spanish researchers, improved shrimp growth to 2.5-3.2 grams per week, higher rates than the average 1.5 grams of this species in Ecuador.

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Grobest Group, Universal Aquaculture to develop world’s first functional performance shrimp feed for RAS

Sep 3, 2021 — Grobest will develop a next-generation feed that is tailored for UniAqua’s proprietary Hybrid Biological Recirculating System™ to facilitate all its technological advances.

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Mowi stocks first ballan wrasse from Anglesey hatchery

Sep 3, 2021 — The first ballan wrasse reared at Mowi’s Anglesey hatchery in Wales has been delivered to Mowi’s seawater farms. 

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Reducing tilapia losses through vaccine development in Zambia

Sep 2, 2021 — A new project in Zambia aims to reduce aquaculture losses due to fish mortality with a multivalent vaccine.

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