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How It's Done: Lobsters in Cape Cod Canal

If you’ve ever noticed a lobster trap on the side of the Cape Cod Canal and wondered what it was doing there check out this video to see how lobstering is done in the Canal: … 24 more words

World Wildlife Fund - and Pangasius

06 August 2014 – ASC certified GODACO farm, in Vietnam, opened its doors to fish buyers this week to demonstrate how environmentally and socially responsible pangasius…

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Himachal Pradesh introduces Fish farming in Cages

Shimla: The state government has introduced Cage Culture technique of fish farming in water bodies created by the Himachal Pradesh Mid-Himalayan Watershed Development project.

A government spokesperson said the water bodies created by the Himachal Pradesh Mid-Himalayan Watershed Development Project (HP MHWDP), since its inception, have a great scope for fish farming that would be a potential and profitable livelihood activity in rural areas of the state. 215 more words


CIFA hosts training programme in Feed based aquaculture for farmers in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: More than 50 farmers attended a training programme titled “Popularising the feed based aquaculture in the farmer’s field” organised by Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture (CIFA), Bhubaneswar at Betnoti block of Mayurbhanj district, Odisha. 281 more words


LAND-based salmon farm on former NATO airbase a Scottish first; production will start later this year

The first [PS: See comment at the end.... Not seemingly so, at least historically] Scottish salmon farm to be built on land is planning to start production later this year at the community-owned Machrihanish Airbase, near Campbeltown, Highland and Islands Enterprises (HIE) announced in late August. 984 more words


"New” Norwegian disease in rainbow trout; Virus Y identified “but not yet confirmed as the causal agent of the disease”

A new disease is described in freshwater rainbow trout in Norway. A new virus is detected in diseased fish, but not yet confirmed as the causal agent of the disease, said recently the Norwegian Veterinary Institute (NVI) 206 more words


Aquaculture in Megansett Harbor

Recently, I ran into one of the owners of Ward Aquafarms when he was sorting seedling scallops in Fiddlers Cove.  It inspired me to check out his website, which has some great pictures. 25 more words