IFFO RS Improver Programme Fishery Assessor Training

5th April 2019
  A training session in London was provided to fishery assessors by IFFO RS Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Coordinator, Nicola Clark, and Fisheries Science Manager, Deirdre Hoare. This session was based around the IFFO RS Improver Programme (IFFO RS IP) and application procedures and included...

IFFO attends the workshop on microplastics organised by the Aquaculture Research Collaborative Hub UK

25th March 2019
Neil Auchterlonie attended the Aquaculture Research Collaborative Hub UK (ARCH-UK)-organised workshop on microplastics in London on March 25th. ARCH-UK is an academia-led network of researchers and industry in the UK, which looks at a number of research priorities relevant to UK aquaculture. ...

Report on IFFO/JCI 2019 Conference & outreach calls in eastern China

22nd March 2019
The 6th IFFO/JCI Fishmeal and Fish Oil Forum was held in Wuzhen City (China) on March 22nd 2019. It was chaired by IFFO China Director Maggie Xu and kicked off with a presentation by IFFO Market Research Director Dr Enrico Bachis.   The programme covered a wide range of topics, focusing on both...

Developing Future Aquafeeds and the Use of Insect Meal: A fishmeal perspective.

18th March 2019
A few days after the insect farming workshop was held in Scotland, IFFO published an article in Fish Farmer. Developing Future Aquafeeds and the Use of Insect Meal: A fishmeal perspective As a start, it is probably useful to get some perspectives clear.  Perhaps surprisingly to the readers of...

IFFO attends the VIV Asia 2019 event in Bangkok

15th March 2019
The VIV Asia 2019 event was held during the same week as the GFFC in Bangkok and Neil Auchterlonie took the opportunity to attend for the first time. We have been aware of VIV Asia as an event for some time, and it was clear at first sight that this is an extremely important trade event with a...