Jun 23, 2003 — Hiramasa King Fish is the first in the Southern Hemisphere to be registered ISO 14001 for environmentally sustainable management practices -- and is striving for organic certification, with plans to produce own organic fish feed
Jun 11, 2003 — Key results of its independent Benchmarking Study on existing national quality-assurance systems for animal feed have been released by FEFAC, a step it considers as important in restoring consumer confidence
Jun 11, 2003 — European livestock is doomed unless EU position on agriculture changes, says FEFAC president.
Jun 5, 2003 — Novus has announced the immediate increase of its methionine product
Jun 4, 2003 — EWOS and the Odd Berg Group have established a co-operative agreement that the companies say will result in an international breakthrough in the production of marine feed for fry and larva.
Jun 1, 2003 — Fish nutrition and feed manufacturing research will be included in $6.5 million U.S. Fish and Wildlife project to resolve aquatic resource issues
May 28, 2003 — Canadian high school student wins award for inventing artificial cells as a feed additive for pollution control in aquaculture.
May 23, 2003 — The Canadian Food Inspection Agency posted the following information on their website today
May 21, 2003 — In the wake of the BSE incident in Alberta, the US has issued a list of products barred from entry
May 21, 2003 — New Zealand could soon add kingfish, groper, kina, lobsters, and eels to its list of successful aquaculture exports.
May 20, 2003 — North America's first case of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) or "mad cow" disease in a decade has been confirmed in an eight-year-old cow cow in Alberta. U.S. cattle futures markets slumped as the news swept through trading pits this morning and shares in the major fast-food chains, Wendy's, McDonalds and Jack-in-the-Box all took a dive.
May 16, 2003 — "The conclusion drawn that 'There is no reason for pregnant women to reduce fish consumption below current levels' should certainly reassure consumers, particularly pregnant women and women of childbearing age, says food processors' group.
May 14, 2003 — Nutreco’s tracking and tracing system sorts and stores information on all fish classes as they progress from breeding through to harvest and then through processing to distribution. It includes information from the Skretting feed plants
May 13, 2003 — EU test shows microscopic analysis can distinguish between fishmeal and other animal proteins.
May 11, 2003 — Dyed, de-sexed, and a threat to the planet, says UK newspaper
May 9, 2003 — Izar Fene Shipyard, in collaboration with Itsazi Aquaculture, has developed an off-shore unit for the breeding, fattening and transport of the bluefin tuna
May 9, 2003 — Nutreco company, Marine Harvest, introduced barramundi farmed in sea cages as a commercial product for European markets at the Brussels Seafood Exposition.
Apr 28, 2003 — Alltech, producer of natural technologies for the feed, food, and alcohol industries, has established its first base of operations in Quebec
Apr 25, 2003 — GAA President George Chamberlain told Annual Shrimp Forum attendees that industry efforts to eliminate the antibiotic chloramphenicol from shrimp production are working
Apr 25, 2003 — The fishmeal and oil industry has won the backing of key members of the European Parliament (EP) Fisheries Committee for the ban on fishmeal in ruminant feed to be lifted.
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