Deidre Hoare joins IFFO RS as Fisheries Science Manager

4th March 2019
Deidre Hoare joined IFFO RS in March 2019 as Fisheries Science Manager. Deirdre is a fisheries scientist with over 10 years’ experience in a wide range of projects associated with marine biodiversity and the sustainable use of living aquatic resources. Her principal area of expertise is in...

At AquaFarm 2019, Italy, IFFO presents Fishmeal and Fish Oil as essential components of aquafeeds

13th February 2019
Neil Auchterlonie represented IFFO at the AquaFarm 2019 conference in Pordenone, Italy.  AquaFarm is an annual international aquaculture conference and trade show, primarily targeted at the Mediterranean aquaculture industry.  Neil provided a presentation to the audience on Fishmeal and Fish Oil...

Report on the Insect Farming Workshop, Edinburgh, Scotland

7th February 2019
Dr Neil Auchterlonie attended a workshop on insect farming, in Edinburgh, on the 7th February 2019.  This was a one-day workshop designed to “bring together key organisations from across the would-be insect supply chain to share information and network”.  It provided a crash-course in insect...

Report on EU Aquaculture Advisory Council Working Group 1 Meeting, including FIFO

30th January 2019
As many of the members will know from previous communications, IFFO holds a place on the EU’s Aquaculture Advisory Council (AAC).  Those who want to know more about the work of the AAC can access information on their website, located here.  In order to understand the work of the AAC it is important...

Report on trip to Iceland

21st January 2019
Petter Johannessen and Neil Auchterlonie journeyed to Iceland on the week of the 21st January as part of Petter’s programme of introductory meetings across the membership.  This was a great opportunity to meet with the IFFO members in Iceland and spend some time getting to know them and the...