Innovators: Aquaculture

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by wade on March 22, 2012

January 05, 2012--The Newfoundland Aquaculture Industry Association, with a $75,800 contribution from the Provincial Government, will secure the services of Global Trust, an independent consultant, to explore certification and standards for the rapidly growing aquaculture industry. With best practices already in place, the consultant’s work will further position companies operating in the finfish and shellfish farming and processing sectors to be ready for future market requirements.   Read more.


Norwegian Study on Newfoundland Cod Potting

by wade on August 23, 2011

By Andrew Safer(Previously published in Fishing News International, London, UK, February 2011): Three Norwegian fisheries scientists and one fisherman are recommending that a baited cod pot designed and used in Newfoundland be tried in Norwegian waters. Representing SINTEF, the Norwegian College of Fisheries Science, NOFIMA (the Norwegian Institute of Food, Fisheries and Aquaculture Research), and the Fisherman’s Union, the team visited St. John’s last November. Read more.

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Dr. Martin Taylor - Multilateral Roundtable

May 6, 2011

Dr. Martin Taylor, President and C.E.O. of Ocean Networks Canada, speaks at the Multilateral Roundtable. Read more.