Faroese salmon farmer abandons airfreight
‘Ethically, it is absolutely the right decision,’ said Atli Gregersen. Image: Hiddenfjord/Súsanna Johansen

Faroese salmon farmer abandons airfreight

Atlantic salmon farmer Hiddenfjord has announced the suspension of all air shipping of its products as of 10th of October this year. This change has reduced Hiddenfjord’s overseas transport CO2…

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Drop in Norway’s seafood exports
Norwegian seafood exports fell during August this year

Drop in Norway’s seafood exports

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Norwegian producers saw a hefty drop in exports during August, attributed to weaker demand, among other causes. ‘The reason for lower demand is complex, but holiday season in Europe and…

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Vónin moorings and nets for high-energy sites
The MOWI team wanted to see Faroese fish farming for themselves

Vónin moorings and nets for high-energy sites

With high-energy aquaculture sites to oversee in Scotland’s Western Isles, Mowi Regional Seawater Manager Kris Laird wanted to see for himself how Faroese Fish Farmers operate in highly exposed environments…

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Drive to maintain seafood production and exports
Norwegian producers and exports are making efforts to maintain the flow of seafood to export markets. Image: Norwegian Seafood Council

Drive to maintain seafood production and exports

In the face of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, Norwegian wild fisheries and aquaculture are both considered of key importance. According to the Norwegian Seafood Council, government, industry and the transport…

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Hirtshals is Denmark’s top landing port
Hirtshals is Denmark’s top port for seafood

Hirtshals is Denmark’s top landing port

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With a total value of DKK 1.46 billion, the Port of Hirtshals is back on top as Denmark’s primary fishing port. The establishment of Hav Line’s salmon terminal, the largest…

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Valka to deliver efficient salmon processing for SalMar’s new InnovaNor plant
Valka is supplying grading and distribution systems for SalMar’s new InnovaNor processing facility in Troms. Image: Valka

Valka to deliver efficient salmon processing for SalMar’s new InnovaNor plant

Valka is to deliver what is seen as what will be the world’s most efficient processing system for whole salmon to SalMar’s new InnovaNor plant. Norwegian salmon farmer SalMar has…

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Loch Duart extends protection of its salmon into North America
Salmon producer Loch Duart has announced that it is making significant further investment to ensure the traceability of its salmon as it takes the food fraud fight to North America. Image: Loch Duart

Loch Duart extends protection of its salmon into North America

The North-West Scotland-based salmon farming business has been working in the UK with forensic food analysis experts Oritain, for two years, deploying their pioneering ability to trace fresh salmon samples…

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Atlantic Sapphire joins UN Global Compact
Atlantic Sapphire has joined the United Nations Global Compact. Image: Atlantic Sapphire

Atlantic Sapphire joins UN Global Compact

Pioneering salmon producer Atlantic Sapphire has joined the United Nations Global Compact, the world’s largest voluntary corporate sustainability initiative. As a member of the UN Global Compact, Atlantic Sapphire commits…

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Atlantic Sapphire nominated for 2019 European Small and Mid-Cap Awards
Atlantic Sapphire is pioneering its Bluehouse (land-raised) salmon farming locally and transforming protein production globally. Its innovation centre has been based at Langsand in Denmark since 2011. Image: Atlantic Sapphire

Atlantic Sapphire nominated for 2019 European Small and Mid-Cap Awards

Atlantic Sapphire, a pioneer of Bluehouse (land-raised) salmon farming locally and transforming protein production globally, has been shortlisted as a Star of Innovation company at the annual European Small and…

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MPI’s new JetMaster prototype at AquaNor 2019
MPI’s new Jetmaster cage cleaning system will be shown for the first time at this year’s Aqua-Nor in Trondheim

MPI’s new JetMaster prototype at AquaNor 2019

As well as displaying the world’s fastest remote-controlled automated farm cage cleaning robots at this year’s AquaNor exhibition in Trondheim, aquaculture cage washing experts Multi Pump Innovation (MPI) have announced…

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