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
Best Aquaculture Practices, known as BAP, is administered by the Global Aquaculture Alliance (GAA) and it is the first aquaculture certification program to be recognized by the Global Sustainable Seafood Initiative and the Global Food Safety Initiative. … More What Is BAP Certification?
Most production and consumption of seaweeds occurs in Asia, but one California-based company hopes to bring the seaweed revolution to the United States. … More Healthy, Sustainable, and All-Around Virtuous: Blue Evolution Seaweed
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.
You can buy a salmon fillet fresh, frozen, farmed, wild caught, from Chile, from Alaska, certified or not, but you cannot buy a salmon fillet that is organic. … More How USDA Organic Seafood Would Benefit Aquaculture
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
While the term “farmed fish” usually pops up in a discussion about aquaculture, aquatic plants are also an important part of the industry. … More Can Seaweed Replace Our Addiction to Plastic?
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
The city of South Portland, Maine is actively assessing the best approach to upgrade the Portland Street Pier, with aquaculture as a main driver. … More Pier Redevelopment Project Considers Aquaculture Potential
The Aquaculture Stewardship Council released some impressive achievements for 2017 in their December newsletter. … More ASC’s Stellar 2017 Shows Growth of Industry