Mack to bow out / April 7, 2016 09:13
5m Publishing has taken over the running of Aquaculture UK, having bought the events company Ascomber Ltd from Aviemore stalwart David Mack...
Marine scheme consultations kick off / April 7, 2016 09:09
THE next phase of the UK’s marine planning programme will begin on 11 April, with the launch of public consultation and a series of events across the country ...
Talks between Deputy Head of the Rosselkhoznadzor Yevgeny Nepoklonov and Commercial Counselor at the Austrian Embassy in the Russian Federation Mr. Dietmar Fellner / April 7, 2016 08:57
The meeting was initiated by the Austrian party. Opening the talks Yevgeny Nepoklonov noted that it is important to maintain working contacts between the Rosselkhoznadzor and Veterinary Services of the EU member countries despite the sanctions and retaliatory economic measures.
Negotiations with the Ministry of Livestock, Agriculture and Fisheries of the Eastern Republic of Uruguay devoted to the issue of compliance of exported soybeans with the requirements of the RF / April 7, 2016 08:55
The negotiations with the competent authority of Uruguay took place as part of measures aimed at studying capabilities of the soybean exporting countries to comply with the RF requirements for safety of the exported products. The specialists also acquainted themselves with the laboratory facilities and studied the control system applied during the shipments from the port of Nueva Palmira.
Working Meeting between Julia Shvabauskene and Alexander Piskun, Deputy Director of the Main State Inspection on Seed-Breeding, Quarantine and Plant Protection of the Republic of Belarus / April 7, 2016 08:52
The meeting was initiated by the Belarusian party. At the beginning of the meeting Julia Schvabauskene marked the importance of joint actions against unfair participants of the external economic activities.
Strong response to blood appeal / April 7, 2016 08:49
The Blood Bank’s donation van has been at HB Grandi’s Nordurgardur location today to receive donations and to find new blood donors. According to Blood Bank representative Jórunn Frímannsdóttir, the collection has gone well and the response from the staff of HB Grandi and other companies in the area has been very good.
Shrimp shell success / April 5, 2016 09:53
A DIETARY supplement made from shrimp shells, which is said to lower blood pressure, is set to be launched commercially this year ...
Welsh ready for Brussels show / April 5, 2016 09:50
AS another large delegation of Welsh producers prepares to head off to the Seafood Expo Global, the country’s Deputy Minister for Farming and Food, Rebecca Evans, has today spoken of the importance of the seafood sector to growth plans for the food industry in Wales ...
Brakes backs sustainable seafood / April 5, 2016 09:45
BRAKES Group has become the first foodservice supplier to introduce Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) certified prawns in the UK ...
Talks between Deputy Head of Rosselkhoznadzor Yulia Shvabauskene and Head of Central Administration of Plant Quarantine Ibrahim Ahmed Imbabi / April 4, 2016 17:17
The talks initiated by the Egyptian party were held in the mode of the teleconference.
Sergey Dankvert, Head of the Rosselkhoznadzor, Participates in the Business Forum “Russian –Latin America” / April 4, 2016 17:15
The Head of the Rosselkhoznadzor took part in business forum “Russia – Latin America” which was held in Montevideo, March 29, 2016 ...
Some Results of Negotiations between Rosselkhoznadzor and Ministry of Commerce and Industry of India / April 4, 2016 17:14
Videoconference between representatives of the Rosselkhoznadzor and Ministry of Commerce and Industry of India took place on the initiative of the Russian party on March 30, 2016 ...
Meeting between Head of the Rosselkhoznadzor and Argetina’s Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries Ricardo Negri / April 4, 2016 17:12
Sergey Dankvert held a business meeting with Ricardo Negri, Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries in the margins of “Russia – Latin America” forum ...
Meeting between Sergey Dankvert, Head of the Rosselkhoznadzor and Hugo Federico Idoyaga Benitez, President of the Paraguayan National Veterinary Service (SENACSA) / April 4, 2016 17:11
Sergey Dankvert held a meeting with Hugo Federico Idoyaga Benitez, President of National Veterinary Service of Paraguay (SENACSA) in the course of his visit to Paraguay ...
Sergey Dankvert Working Visit to Uruguay / April 4, 2016 17:09
In the course of the working visit to the Eastern Republic of Uruguay the Head of the Rosselkhoznadzor visited the southern area of the country. Sergey Dankvert got acquainted with the work of "Erro" company which had increased the production of non-transgenic soybeans...
Combating illegal fishing / April 1, 2016 11:50
Making sure all rules are complied with is an essential part of managing fisheries.
The Rosselkhoznadzor Experts Completed the Inspection of Sri-Lankan Fish Processing Establishments / April 1, 2016 10:25
According to the agreement with competent authorities of Kazakhstan, Belarus, Armenia and Kyrgyzstan the Rosselkhoznadzor experts carried out an inspection of 6 Sri-Lankan fish processing establishments, two fishing boats, a shrimp farm as well as the official laboratory involved in product safety control from ...
Negotiations between the Rosselkhoznadzor officials and Ahmed Belavi, Commercial Counsellor of the Egypt Embassy to the Russian Federation / April 1, 2016 10:24
The negotiations were held in the format of teleconference on March 25, 2016 and were devoted to the discussion of regulated product export from Egypt to Russia.
HB GRANDI: Heavy fishing / April 1, 2016 10:02
There has been some very good fishing in the last few weeks south and west of the Reykjanes Peninsula. The fishing is primarily golden redfish and cod, plus there has been a spell of good saithe fishing. There are trawlers and smaller boats fishing from the Westmann Islands all the way west to Reykjanes and according to Eiríkur Jónsson, skipper of HB Grandi’s fresher trawler Sturlaugur H Bödvarsson, there has been a steady period of heavy fishing over these last few weeks ...
Timorese tilapia boost / April 1, 2016 09:59
A HATCHERY which will produce up to 5 million genetically improved farmed tilapia (GIFT) a year has been opened in Timor-Leste ...
Skye set for £80m plant / April 1, 2016 09:51
MARINE Harvest Scotland’s new feed mill will be built on the Isle of Skye, the firm announced on 29 March 2016.
Aller Aqua Group builds new factory in Zambia / April 1, 2016 09:42
Aller Aqua Group by Christiansfeld in Denmark is one of Europe’s largest producers of environmentally friendly fish feed. The company now takes further measures in their proactive growth strategy by building a new factory in Zambia ...
U-turn over deep sea species / April 1, 2016 09:35
RETAIL giant Les Mousquetaires announced earlier today that its fishing fleet, Scapêche, will progressively phase out fishing for deep-sea species, as well as the sale of deep-sea fish in its supermarkets by 2025 ...
Thai Union Acquiring 40% of Avanti Frozen Foods / April 1, 2016 09:28
Thai Union Group Public Company Limited (TU), the world's largest shelf-stable tuna processor and owner of a portfolio of leading global seafood brands, is pleased to announce that it has entered into a joint venture agreement to acquire a 40% equity stake of Avanti Feeds Limited’s wholly owned shrimp processing unit Avanti Frozen Foods Private Limited India ...
MSC gets foothold in Italy / April 1, 2016 09:17
CARREFOUR Italy and the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) have committed to work together to provide Italian consumers with MSC-certified products ...
Value of catch increased by 11% in 2015 / March 31, 2016 12:27
For the year 2015 the total value of Icelandic catch increased by 11% when compared in 2014, from 136 billion ISK to 151 billion. This was mostly due to 8 billion ISK increase in value of cod catch and 9 billion increase in catch value of capelin.
HB Grandi will not participate in the seafood expo global this year / March 31, 2016 11:43
HB Grandi hf. has decided not to participate in the annual Seafood Expo Global in Brussels this year, which will be held on April 26.-28 and is one of the largest of its kind globally. A group of 27 employees was scheduled to attend the event ...
Fisheries and aquaculture: Sister activities with a common goal / March 31, 2016 10:24
CONAPESCA Director: Aquaculture must be recognized, or its development will be slowed
Studying the stubborn salmon disease SRS from afar / March 31, 2016 10:02
UMaine researcher digging into Piscirickettsia salmonis to present at June conference