Industry News

International Aquafeed - Neil Auchterlonie's monthly column - March 2019

13th March 2019
The following was written by IFFO's Technical Director Neil Auchterlonie for International Aquafeed magazine, published in March 2019. "In last month’s column I explored the use of Fishery Improvement Projects (FIPs) as a mechanism for improving fishery performance over time.  This month, at a...

Can GM salmon earn sustainability certifications?

12th March 2019
The following was published by Intrafish Can GM salmon earn sustainability certifications? Three leading certification programs differ on this question. Now that AquaBounty has the US government's go-ahead to begin growing and selling its genetically modified AquAdvantage farmed salmon to US...

FDA: Genetically engineered salmon can now be grown, sold in the US

11th March 2019
This article was published in Intrafish The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced Friday it is lifting a 2016 import alert that prevented AquaBounty's AquAdvantage genetically engineered salmon or salmon eggs from entering the United States, paving the way for the product to be raised in...

Negative perception of Marine Harvest behind switch to Mowi

11th March 2019
Please click on the link to read the article published on Intrafish