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Just Say No to Farmed Salmon

I have long eschewed eating farmed salmon, most of which is Atlantic salmon, for a variety of health reasons.  Among them are that farmed salmon have seven times the levels of… 780 more words

European salmon virus confirmed in BC wild salmon

$140 million in compensation paid by Canadian government for diseased salmon
In a news release Tuesday, the Conservation Council of New Brunswick expressed concern about a… 520 more words

Aquaculture

nat geo backs the blue revolution

This video is hiding a LOT of information. We greenhorns ask the viewing audience to question the motives of National Geographic for posting this video about the “blue revolution.”  It’s an input-intensive industrial fish farm which spells out: 20 more words

Bermuda Round the Sound 10k Race Report

Here’s the gorgeous water that greeted me as I flew into Bermuda nearly a month ago. Not a bad way to start my Round the Sound… 1,185 more words

Open Water

Can B.C. fish farms convince critics their practices are safe?

WATCH: B.C.’s biggest fish farm company invited the media to tour its new facility — claiming that it is addressing many of the problems critics have with the industry. 310 more words

News

Agriculture and Environmental Basics: Salmon

If the only thing you know about salmon is that it tastes delicious grilled with lemon and dill I would 1) have to agree with that statement and 2) encourage you to continue reading this post and hopefully learn more about the status of this complex fish.  793 more words

Super-chill suspected in massive Cooke Aqua fish kills

salmon cages on Jan. 04, 2014 Port Wade, NS, shrouded in ice

New Brunswick multi-national has troubling record on fish health

Thousands of fish at three Cooke Aquaculture industrial fish farms have died and a so-called super chill is suspected, the provincial government said Tuesday. 669 more words

Farmed Salmon