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Issue 24 Vol 21, July 1, 2021. Previous issues are archived at
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UGent spin-off boosts aquaculture yield through microbiome analysis

UGent spin-off boosts aquaculture yield through microbiome analysis
KYTOS’ technology reduces disease outbreaks and mortality by monitoring the microbiome and detecting changes quickly, in order to take appropriate actions.
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Low levels of unwanted substances in Norwegian fish feed

Low levels of unwanted substances in Norwegian fish feed
The Institute of Marine Research found that none of the samples contained undesirable substances above the upper limit, as in previous years.
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Top-spraying enzymes improve digestibility in high-fiber feeds in Nile tilapia

Top-spraying enzymes improve digestibility in high-fiber feeds in Nile tilapia
Study finds that a liquid blend of xylanase and β-glucanase can be used on an industrial scale by application onto extruded pellets for precision Nile tilapia feeding.
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Unibio completes $15 million financing round

Unibio completes $15 million financing round
The bridge round, arranged by West Hill Capital, was increased due to significant investor demand and was 2.2 times oversubscribed.
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Peruvian & European fishmeal
Prices per m/t FOB vessel Peru port ranged from US$ 1,390/1,410 m/t for 65/66% protein to US$ 1,660/1,680 for 68% protein, 500 hist, 120 TVN. European fishmeal prices are in the range of US$1,490 – 2,015.
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Two Norwegian salmon producers eliminate deforestation risk in their soy supply chain

Two Norwegian salmon producers eliminate deforestation risk in their soy supply chain
Bremnes Seashore and Nordlaks eliminated all links to deforestation throughout their entire soy supply chain, according to a new market mapping conducted by Rainforest Foundation Norway.
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IDH’s European Soy Monitor Report

IDH’s European Soy Monitor Report
“More action is needed from the different supply chain actors to increase the uptake of responsible soy in the European market,” the report stated.
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Aquaculture facilities and equipment

Aquaculture facilities and equipment
The book is a practical resource on the technical aspects to understand a high-performance aquaculture facility, its design and form, and the materials and systems used within the facility.
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NEW! Sales and Business Development Manager - Australia
Ridley is seeking an experienced business development manager to join its aquafeeds team to deliver unique solutions to a fast-growing dynamic industry.
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Extruder Operator - USA
Wilbur Ellis is looking for an extruder operator to assist in the production of aquaculture feed products, quality control, maintenance, and facility cleanliness in daily activities.
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Sales Manager - North America
Geelen Counterflow is looking for a sales manager in North America to further grow its market share and support its installed base with extensions, services and parts.
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Senior Product Manager - Aqua Nutrition - France
Innovafeed is looking for a senior aqua product manager to launch InnovaFeed’s new ingredient NovaGain on the shrimp market with a focus on Southeast Asia.
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Aquafeed/Petfood Product Manager - France
Phosphea is looking for a product manager to be in charge of the marketing of its aquaculture and petfood ranges of products.
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Project Manager Sustainable Nutrition - Singapore
Evonik is seeking a project manager to manage R&D projects in the field of aquaculture.
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Aquaculture Nutritionist - Canada
Cooke Aquaculture is looking for an aquaculture nutritionist to join is Nova Scotia team.
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Sales Manager Aquaculture - Asia
Corbion is looking for a sales aquaculture manager for Asia.
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  • Active microbiome management
  • A Singapore firm’s revolutionary modular crawfish hatchery
  • To what extent can ozone remove geosmin in RAS?


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Emerging trends with alternative feeds for salmonids
Watch this F3’s webinar with major feed companies and farmers discussing the latest trends in fish-free feeds for salmonids and presenting their successes, challenges and what’s on the horizon to totally eliminate wild-caught feed ingredients in salmonid diets.
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Join IFFO’s free webinar on global and Vietnamese marine ingredients supply chain
The Marine Ingredients Organisation will hold a free webinar on July 14, 2021 that will feature presentations from leading scientists and representatives of both the fishmeal and the aquaculture industry.
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Join F3 webinar on emerging trends in alternative feeds for shrimp
Major feed companies and farmers will discuss emerging trends in fish-free feeds for shrimp.
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SAIC unveils networking hub
SAIC launched a new digital forum to encourage collaboration among its consortium members, promoting cross-industry networking and knowledge-sharing across the aquaculture sector.
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GAA Innovation Award application deadline extended to July 15
Global Aquaculture Innovation Award recognizes individuals and companies finding new solutions to the key challenges facing aquaculture.
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International Gill Health Conference to be held in October
The International Gill Health Conference will return from October 26-27 and will see the aquaculture sector combine its expertise and knowledge to tackle one of the sector’s biggest challenges.
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