The story of Riverence trout embodies the story of sustainable trout farming in the United States. It starts with two do-gooders: investors who simply wanted to provide a healthy, sustainable trout for fish lovers, beginning with the eggs. … More Riverence: The All-American Farmed Trout
Whole Oceans plans to bring sustainable, traceable, and domestically grown Atlantic salmon to the U.S. … More Whole Oceans to Bring Sustainable & Domestic Farmed Salmon to U.S.
The Food & Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is working to provide a livelihood for people in Guinea-Bissau, starting with the youth. … More Young People Lead Aquaculture Project in Guinea-Bissau
Researchers at the University of Maine have identified some important findings from a survey of Americans’ perceptions and understanding about aquaculture. … More UMaine Survey: Outreach & Education Needed For U.S. Aquaculture Growth
KnipBio, a Massachusetts company that produces alternative fishmeal, announced in January that it is capable of scaling up production of its single-cell protein manufacturing process. … More Fishmeal Alternative Company Steps Up Production
Plans are underway to establish the United States’ first open ocean finfish farm in federal waters. … More Will U.S. Get Its First Fish Farm in Federal Waters This Year?
One of the greatest barriers to aquaculture’s expansion is the threat of disease and pests, which can quickly spread amid any group of living creatures, particularly in aquatic environments. … More Trout & Salmon Farmers Unite To Test New Sea Lice Treatment
The value of Virginia’s oyster farms has indeed exceeded the public fishery, and Maryland appears to be following in the same path. … More Chesapeake Bay Oyster Farming Rivals Wild Fishery
The United States’ National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has granted millions of dollars to a variety of aquaculture projects across the country to boost research and production of the sector. … More NOAA Awards Millions in Aquaculture Grants
A group of stakeholders appointed to assess the future of aquaculture in Iceland recently delivered a conclusion that is becoming the norm: … More Iceland Notes Aquaculture Potential, With Conditions