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Delacon enters the aquafeed market with a phytogenic solution Delacon enters the aquafeed market with a phytogenic solution
The company introduced Syrena® Boost, a phytogenic solution for all species that targets gut performance and productivity. To date, trial results are available for tilapia.
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Nuseed secures Canadian feed approvals for omega-3 canola oilNuseed secures Canadian feed approvals for omega-3 canola oil
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) determined that Nuseed’s Omega-3 Canola meal is safe for use in livestock feeds and the oil is safe for use in fish feeds. It was also approved for cultivation.
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Mowi harvests its first organic salmon Mowi harvests its first organic salmon
The organic feed is produced at the feed mill in Kyleakin which is regulated by EU legislation and meets the criteria for both the Soil Association and Naturland in Germany.
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Federate court ruling sets back U.S. offshore aquaculture operationsFederate court ruling sets back U.S. offshore aquaculture operations
A U.S. federate appellate court in Louisiana ruled that NOAA Fisheries lacks the legal authority to regulate aquaculture in the Gulf of Mexico, a setback to the plans to establish large-scale industrial aquaculture operations offshore in U.S federal waters.
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Cambodia to reduce cost of locally-produced feedCambodia to reduce cost of locally-produced feed
The Cambodian government held a roundtable discussion with the local feed industry to enhance the productivity of domestic animal feed production and reduce feed imports.
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Peruvian & European fishmeal
Prices per m/t FOB vessel Peru port ranged from US$ 1,100/1,120 m/t for 65/66% protein to US$ 1,400/1,420 for 68% protein, 500 hist, 120 TVN. European fishmeal prices are in the range of US$1,535 – $1,835.
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High availability of marine ingredient raw materials in June 2020High availability of marine ingredient raw materials in June 2020
IFFO reports that the higher-than-average landings in Peru in June 2020 were the main drivers of such improvement, although the Northern European countries and India also showed a historically higher availability of raw material for June.
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ASC reports the impact of certified responsible aquaculture ASC reports the impact of certified responsible aquaculture
The first Monitoring and Evaluation report shows that certified farms are learning to work with their feed suppliers to reduce their reliance on wild-caught fish in the feed they use, helping to reduce the pressure on wild fishery stocks.
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Designing a sustainable future for aquaculture with “One Health” approachDesigning a sustainable future for aquaculture with “One Health” approach
A new study applies the “One Health” approach to aquaculture and recognizes that societal buy-in, equity of access to the food produced and environmental protection must be adequately addressed as the industry expands over coming decades.
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FOR SALE—Krill Oil Extraction Plants
Food grade processing plants used for Tharos’ patented solvent-free krill oil extraction proof-of-concept.
1. Plant used for on-land and at-sea research, built from Danish-made equipment, 100-150k/h.
2. Norwegian-built, plug-and-play concept, commercially operated at-sea, 350-500k/h. DETAILS.

NEW! Technical Support Manager - Europe
BioMar is looking for a technically strong biologist/engineer with experience in marine finfish operations to support the WestMed and African market.
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NEW! Global Product Manager - Europe
Phibro Aqua is seeking a global product manager to manage the company’s global portfolio of current and pipeline products and support the global sales team.
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FeedTech Center Manager - Canada
The Center of Aquaculture Technologies is seeking a talented individual to provide leadership at its new, state-of-the-art FeedTech Center in Souris, PEI, who will be responsible for the performance of the $2 million investment in the latest feed extrusion technology.
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Sales Team Leader - India
Noveltech Feeds Pvt. Ltd. has five open positions as sales team leader to support the company’s emerging fish feed segment.
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Business Development Consultant - Myanmar
Cargill Aqua Nutrition Thailand and Vietnam is seeking a business development consultant to develop new accounts and channels in Myanmar.
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Research Assistant - UK
MiAlgae is looking for a research assistant to assist in the preparation and execution of experiments that explore the utilization of alternate feedstocks and optimization of various algal growth parameters in-line with R&D carried out by the company.
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Regional Technical Manager Aquaculture - China
Adisseo is looking for a regional technical manager to reinforce the company’s aquaculture business unit in China.
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Feed Plant Production Manager - Thailand
Inteqc Feed is looking for a feed plant production manager to effectively handle the day to day management of the feed operations, personnel and site.
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Aquaculture Feed VP/Division Manager - Thailand
Inteqc Feed is looking for an aquaculture feed VP/division manager to propose, lead and direct the company’s R&D programs.
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Feed design through additives and premix formulation
Watch Piet Verstraete talking about challenges in aquafeed development, practical examples of improved feed design and formulations, and additives and premixes in support of optimal feed design, as part of Biomin’s aquaculture expert talks.
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11:   Fishmeal replacement in aquafeed industry and alternatives, Olmix
12:   Impact of COVID-19 on the aquaculture market – holistic view by Rabobank, Adisseo
13:   The power of digital partnership, Bühler
13:   U.S. Soy WASDE update, USSEC
19:   Possibility of increase aquaculture growth and yield, Calix
15:   Mucus, the frontier in fish innate immune response, Adisseo
16:   Choose the right NIR set-up for your application needs, FOSS
17:   Fermentation for algae production, EABA
23:   Reap the benefits of instrument networking, FOSS
30:   Improve the uptime of your NIR solution, FOSS
7:   Algae biofertilizers and biostimulants, EABA
14:   Osmoregulation and ionic balance in shrimp, Adisseo

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