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United Kingdom Buying Shrimp in Belize!

A strong will to increase its export market base and achieve the coveted international Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) certification led to the formation of the Belize Shrimp cluster and it is now reaping the benefits of accomplishing both goals. 106 more words

Getting hooked on wave power

Aquaculture is an iconic and increasingly important industry in Scotland, worth an estimated £1.4bn to the Scottish economy and employing 8,000 people. Currently for onsite electricity supply the industry relies heavily on diesel to generators, however, the marine environment presents an opportunity to replace this with renewable electricity.

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NOAA Announces $3M in Sea Grant Aquaculture Research Program Funds for FY2016

Depending on the availability of funds, NOAA Sea Grant expects to have up to $3M available for a national competition to fund new FY 2016 aquaculture research projects. 303 more words

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FAIR GOLDFISH

I expected them to die.

My journey into aquaponics started with a couple of cheap fair goldfish that my son and nephew won for my niece and daughter.   340 more words

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Gulf Of Mexico Open For Fish-Farming Business - NPR

NOAA continues its promotion of the aquaculture fish farming industry. Since the government destroyed huge swaths of the Gulf with its lack of stiff enforcement of oil drilling, now it has decided that fish farming there is a great idea. 699 more words

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Bristol Area Lions learn about Aquaculture

At their meeting on Feb. 1, the Bristol Area Lions, a guest and their speaker enjoyed meat loaf with mushroom gravy, mashed potatoes, roasted vegetables, a tossed salad and biscuits served by caterer Steve Hawks at the club’s winter meeting site, the Hawks House Inn in Walpole. 424 more words

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"Protein with a Purpose: GM Salmon and Assessable Aquaculture for a Global Population"

Globally, caloric production is not an issue. In fact, international food production can provide every person with 2,700 calories per day, which is nutritionally sufficient for daily survival (FAO Agriculture & Food Security). 1,647 more words

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