Scottish mussel hatchery project receives international boost

An innovative project to get Scottish mussels to spawn in a hatchery environment has received an international boost with a visit from Tasmanian partners Spring Bay Seafoods – operators of one of the world’s few commercial-scale mussel hatcheries. The partners first met during a four-day fact-finding mission to Spring Bay Seafoods in February 2015; the … More Scottish mussel hatchery project receives international boost

Spanish and Portuguese experts collaborate to optimize the production and exploitation of microalgae

  Spanish and Portuguese experts will collaborate in the ALGARED+ project (“Cross-Border network for the development of innovative products with microalgae”), which aims to promote the study and technological development of microalgae biotechnology and their exploitation in different fields such as health, cosmetics and aquaculture. The ALGARED+ project is framed within the INTERREG V-A cross-Border … More Spanish and Portuguese experts collaborate to optimize the production and exploitation of microalgae

New Skretting concept boosts marine hatchery efficiency and flexibility

  Skretting Marine Hatchery Feeds (MHF) has invested considerable R&D into the delivery of ORI-N3, its latest concept in Artemia enrichment that delivers a highly efficient incorporation of essential omega-3 fatty acids into the live feed, as well as far greater flexibility in the essential marine hatchery process. Developed at MHF’s Centre of Excellence in … More New Skretting concept boosts marine hatchery efficiency and flexibility

Celebrating research: Hatchery-reared New Zealand mussels ready for harvest

Cawthron Institute congratulates Sanford Ltd on the upcoming harvest of their hatchery-reared New Zealand Greenshell™ mussels, with Chief Executive Prof. Charles Eason saying he’s proud to see Cawthron research making a continued difference to industry success. The Institute teamed up with Sanford and the Ministry for Primary Industries to support a major scale up their … More Celebrating research: Hatchery-reared New Zealand mussels ready for harvest

In South Punjab: Biggest fish hatchery to be operational by June

More than 80% of construction work at Fazilpur, the largest fish hatchery of South Punjab, has been completed and it is on target to be operational by June. The 220 acre hatchery will produce The fish seed about seven million fish seed to be made available to fish farmers at a cost subsidized by the … More In South Punjab: Biggest fish hatchery to be operational by June