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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

Undercurrent News, 9 March 2015: NASF blog: Marine Harvest CEO shoots down land-based salmon farming

NASF blog: Marine Harvest CEO shoots down land-based salmon farming

Undercurrent News, 9 March 2015

A fully-integrated, on-land salmon farm placed beside a major city will exist sooner or later, according to Akva Group CEO Trond Williksen. 485 more words

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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

EU Fish News, 25 Feb 2015: Fish Farm License Appeal Upheld

Fish Farm License Appeal Upheld

EU Fish News, 25 Feb 2015

 

THE Scottish Salmon Company (SSC) has lost an appeal to have a 10-year time limit removed from one of its sites in Loch Torrridon, due to concerns expressed over its potential impact on native fish populations. 236 more words

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Anti-sea lice ‘snorkel cage’ enters commercial stage

ATTEPMTS TO DEAL WITH WORLD-WIDE SEA LICE EPIDEMICS

Aquaculture equipment manufacturer Egersund Net has patented its ‘snorkel net’ system for farming salmon deep below the surface of water – where sea lice levels dwindle significantly – while still allowing them access to air. 306 more words

Farmed Salmon

Proposed aquaculture regs could set back ocean protection by decades

COOKE AQUACULTURE CEO GLENN COOKE WAS CHARGED IN 2011 WITH ILLEGALLY DUMPING HUNDREDS OF LITRES OF THE PESTICIDE CYPERMETHRIN INTO COASTAL NEW BRUNSWICK WATERS

Environmental protection will be set back “decades” 613 more words

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Herald Scotland, 5 Feb 2015: Salmon farmer faces challenges in Scotland

Salmon farmer faces challenges in Scotland

Herald Scotland, 5 Feb 2015

MARINE Harvest lost money on one measure on the salmon it produced in Scotland in the last quarter of 2014, after facing challenges. 261 more words

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