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World Aquaculture Society - Cape Town, South Africa. Day 3.

29th June 2017
Although the program continues tomorrow, the focus is on farming and less on feed. I will be at a lunch for our IFFO South Africa members kindly organised by Mike Copeland, our current IFFO Board President based in Cape Town and will be catching up on my day job before and after. That makes today...

World Aquaculture Society - Cape Town, South Africa. Day 2.

28th June 2017
The General Nutrition session of WAS2017 was the setting for my presentation supporting the use of marine ingredients. With around ten other presentations talking about studies on replacing fishmeal and fish oil in diets I was glad I had the chance to present the importance of marine ingredients....

World Aquaculture Society - Cape Town, South Africa. Day 1.

27th June 2017
The WAS event is one of those with multiple streams of presentations offered in parallel, so some work needed in advance to plan which session (and room) to be in and when. After the opening plenary reflecting on the importance of aquaculture to global food security, delegates dispersed to sessions...

World Aquaculture Society - Cape Town, South Africa. Day 0.

26th June 2017
Registration day for the 2017 World Aquaculture Society meeting in Cape Town, South Africa. A chance to pick up my badge and pack of delegate information for the start of the conference itself tomorrow. The event is being held in the modern downtown environment of the Cape Town International...

Response to presentation on algae joint venture (Neil Auchterlonie)

21st June 2017
IFFO Letter: 21st June 2016 IFFO’S Neil Auchterlonie responds to Presentation from the Bergen Press Event 8th March 2017: “DSM and Evonik establish joint venture for omega-3 fatty acids from natural marine algae for animal nutrition” The global annual supply of fish oil, at c.1 million tonnes or...

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