Mar 25, 2003 — Four technical review papers summarize soy product use and potential in the diets for key aquaculture species
Mar 25, 2003 — The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and FAO have launched the Aquatic Food Product Initiative (AFPI), the main goal of which is to assist developing countries in the production of fish and seafood products by creating a knowledge base of scientific information.
Mar 19, 2003 — The European Compound Feed Manufacturers Federation, FEFAC, is urging the European Commission to put the E.U. livestock and feed sector at "the top of its priorities" during the upcoming World Trade Organization agricultural trade negotiations.
Mar 19, 2003 — London based Tate & Lyle PLC, a world leader in carbohydrate ingredients, and IGENE Biotechnology, Inc (Igene) have entered into a 50:50 joint venture to produce AstaXin(R), a natural source of the pigment astaxanthin.
Mar 15, 2003 — The European Compound Feed Manufacturers Federation, FEFAC, is urging the European Commission to put to good use its recently announced extension to the ban on animal proteins in feed.
Mar 15, 2003 — Increasing competition from imports, slow economic growth, a relatively strong dollar, stable domestic grain prices and uncertainty over the impacts of international conflict have all been taken into account in the latest Aquaculture Outlook by the USDA-ERS, released today.
Mar 13, 2003 — The bankruptcy notice on Cod Culture of Norway (CNN) has been withdrawn
Mar 12, 2003 — Language allowing organic labeling on meat fed from less than 100% organic feed sends 52 senators to seek reversal. National organic campaign launched.
Mar 12, 2003 — The American Feed Industry Association (AFIA) has founded a new council for women executives involved in agriculture.
Mar 11, 2003 — Alltech is to hold its first Advances in Aquaculture Conference at their 19th Annual International Feed Industry Symposium
Mar 10, 2003 — Finfish Nutrition Course,
March 24-25, 2003
Holiday Inn Express, Moncton, N.B., Canada.
Mar 8, 2003 — Zapata Corporation has rejected an unsolicited offer it received by e-mail
Mar 8, 2003 — Catfish producers can minimize the chance of off-flavors in their fish by raising them in newer ponds with fresher water
Mar 7, 2003 — Omega Protein reports 2002 net income of $12.2 million
Mar 7, 2003 — The California Aquaculture Association is offering free membership to its association for 2003 for any new members registering to attend the Western Regional Aquaculture Conference and Exposition to be held March 12 -15 at the El Dorado Hotel Casino, Reno Nevada.
Mar 7, 2003 — Zapata Corporation, holding company of Omega Protein, has received an offer by email to buy its outstanding shares
Mar 1, 2003 — Get ready for Feed Expo 03 – exhibitors registered to date:
Feb 28, 2003 — Using vegetable raw materials in addition to fish meal and fish oil in salmon feed, it is now possible, with the best farming practices, to achieve a wild fish to salmon conversion ratio close to 1:1.
Feb 25, 2003 — Net sales and income from operations before amortization of goodwill (EBITA) in the Aquaculture business stream were strongly affected by low salmon prices, primarily in the beginning of 2002, and the stabilization of feed volumes.
Feb 25, 2003 — AFIAEXPO 2003 will be the last biennial "big meeting' for the The American Feed Industry Association (AFIA). There will be a trade show every third year from 2005 instead.
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