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Newsletter for Thursday, October 3, 2019

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\"SalmonSalmon Group adopts BioMar’s algae-based feed
Corbion and BioMar partnered with Norwegian-based Salmon Group to supply feed with a variety of alternative ingredients including Corbion’s AlgaPrime™ DHA.
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\"NewNew international aquaculture trade database
EUMOFA presented a newly enhanced international fishery and aquaculture trade database. The data covers monthly imported and exported volumes and values for each species traded of 68 non-EU countries and all 28 EU countries plus Norway and Iceland.
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\"AreAre processed animal by-products a sustainable source of fish feeds?
AQUASOJA has identified several agri-food by-products as potential fishmeal and fish oil replacements to be used by the aquafeed industry. The company will present their results at Aquaculture Europe 2019. 
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Heat-killed Lactobacillus improves growth and health in tilapia
Lactobacillus plantarum inclusion improves growth performance and health of genetically-improved farmed tilapia. Results will be presented at Aquaculture Europe.
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Peruvian & European fishmeal
The rush of business seen last week has slowed as producers have backed off from booking more next season business. Prices per m/t FOB vessel Peru port ranged from US$ 1,050/1,070 m/t for 65/66% protein to US$ 1,300/1,320 for 68% protein, 500 hist, 120 TVN. European fishmeal prices are in the range of US$1,365 – $1,825. Read more at Hammersmith Marketing on our Fishmeal page.

Also available: Today’s grain prices and commodity futures. There is also a wealth of up-to- date commodity information available via links from our Markets & Price Reports Page.

\"Aquafeed Aquafeed potential in Sub-Saharan Africa
The US Soybean Export Council (USSEC) commissioned an exploratory research into the aquaculture and aquafeed potential in Sub-Saharan Africa. The study predicts potential for aquafeeds in catfish farming in Nigeria and the development of large commercial culture systems for tilapia in the great lakes of Ghana, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia. 
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NEW! Shrimp Production and R&D Manager - France
The French aquaponics company, Agriloops, is looking for a shrimp production and R&D manager. The company is looking for talent to manage their first commercial scale farm in 2020.
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NEW! Science communicator & stakeholder engagement manager – UK
The Center for Sustainable Aquatic Research (CSAR), Swansea University, is looking for a science communicator and stakeholder engagement manager to support aquaculture projects.
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Feed Nutrition Manager - East Africa
A newly acquired feed facility is looking for a feed plant nutrition manager in East Africa. The facility currently produces poultry feed but plans on adding of new lines such as aquafeed.
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Marketing Communication Internship - USA
Lallemand Animal Nutrition is seeking a marketing communications intern to join their team in summer 2020.
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Shrimp or Fish Nutrition Researcher - Norway
Skretting ARC is looking for a researcher in shrimp and marine fish nutrition focused on the hatchery segment. The candidate will be a key player in the development of novel solutions that help optimize shrimp and fish diets.
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Research and Development Manager - Greece
IRIDA S.A., a well-established major fish nutrition and fish advisory company, producing conventional and organic fish feeds is seeking to recruit a Research and Development Manager who will be based at its headquarters in Greece.
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Pilot Plant Manager - Denmark
Biomar is looking for a Pilot Plant Manager to lead the Process Innovation Tech Center in Brande, Denmark.
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Feed Researchers - Norway
Skretting ARC is looking for two researchers with an innovative mindset and good collaboration skills to be key players in the development of novel aquafeed products and processes.
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Clinic Scientist – Fish Health - Canada
The Center for Aquaculture Technologies Canada is seeking an experienced and motivated scientist for a position within the Fish Health team based in Souris, PEI, Canada.
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Aquaculture Technologist - Canada
The Center for Aquaculture Technologies Canada is seeking an Aquaculture Technologist to work on the facilities team to assist in the daily operations of its R&D facility on Prince Edward Island.
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  • Probiotic use in hatchery production systems to increase PL stress resistance
  • Moving beyond standards: how improving early life feeding strategies can boost finfish aquaculture
  • Prospects for the use of inert microdiets in shrimp hatcheries and nurseries
  • Insights on hatchery feed for Penaeus monodon postlarvae
  • Precision shrimp genetics for local success
  • Genetic engineering in aquaculture
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Rainbow trout innovation wins Inventor program at Aqua InDepth
Fish Farm Tropic Ribarstvo’s invention, a peracetic acid dispenser for trout farms, was the winner of the inaugural Alltech Coppen’s Inventor program.
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Register for the 59th IFFO Annual Conference
The IFFO Annual Conference, the world’s only conference dedicated to the fishmeal and fish oil industry, will be held in Shanghai, China from November 4 – 6. A side event will discuss the latest developments of aquaculture supply chain certification standards.
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larvi 2019 cancelled
The international workshop larvi 2019 was cancelled due to low interest.
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