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Dutch weedburgers won't get you high, but they could save the planet

The Dutch are turning fast food into superfood with the new “weedburger.” And although the name’s double meaning is no doubt an effective marketing technique, the weedburger isn’t made of what you think. 266 more words

Climate & Energy

Sea Cucumber Farmers in Hebei Province Suing ConocoPhillips China and CNOOC Over 2011 Oil spill

A trial involving 21 aquaculture farmers demanding compensation from ConocoPhillips China and the China National Offshore Oil Corp (CNOOC) over an oil spill in 2011 began Tuesday . 116 more words


The world's scallops and oysters are mysteriously dying out

The pristine, sheltered sounds off Vancouver Island, British Columbia, offer the cleanliness and protection ideal for farming oysters, clam, scallops, and other shellfish. Since the 1970s, the industry has grown so rapidly that the area once supplied nearly two-fifths of Canada’s farmed shellfish and is the coastal community’s economic backbone. 521 more words

Fish farming finds its way to land-locked Midwest

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – Global consumption of seafood is outpacing wild fish populations, so farmers are turning from roving the world’s waters to aquaculture.

Increasingly, that includes growing fish in large indoor tanks in the Midwest – hundreds of miles from any ocean, bringing the surf to America’s turf. 83 more words


Resilience: it's nothing to laugh at

Sarah: One of the best things about science is the people you meet. My regular blogging pal Kirsti recently introduced me to Sonja Dominik, a top quality scientist, gold-medal winning gymnast and all round lovely person. 628 more words


Shrimp - Farm gate Prices - Andhra Pradesh - 12th December, 2014

Farm gate Market price for vannamei shrimp at Bhimavaram, Andhra Pradesh, India as on 12th December, 2014 as below.  Find the Prices in below table. 46 more words


CMFRI developed New feed for pearlspot

Krishi Vigyan Kendra of Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute has launched an exclusive feed for Pearlspot (‘Karimeen’), developed under a project on Climate Resilient Aquaculture (NICRA). 71 more words