A large number of fish imported from Asia were found to have high levels of Formaldehyde in them according to researchers at a North Carolina chemical engineering firm and North Carolina State University.
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Prolonged cold weather has motivated Scottish lobster to move farther out to sea, causing landings to drop by as much as 90 percent off the east coast of Scotland and bringing about a regional shortage. This is what forced wholesale prices sharply up, explained the Scottish Creel Fishermen’s Federation (SCFF), which consists of about 500 members.
The National Association of Manufacturers of Canned Fish and Shellfish (Anfaco-Cecopesca) is one of the Galician technological centres that will receive financial support through the Feder-Innterconecta Galicia Programme. - See more at: http://aquaculturedirectory.co.uk/anfaco-receives-financial-support-for-new-rd-projects/#sthash.oLnA4TYO.dpuf
Researchers from the National Fisheries Institute (Inapesca) and from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) are working on the development of feed technology for farming silverside larvae in culture. - See more at: http://aquaculturedirectory.co.uk/silverside-feed-technology-developed/#sthash.G6cswF7D.dpuf
The Florida Cabinet voted unanimously this morning to allow the Lovel family of Wakulla County to begin using floating cages to grow their farm-raised oysters in Alligator Harbor. - See more at: http://aquaculturedirectory.co.uk/united-states-cabinet-approves-new-oyster-farming-approach/#sthash.IZjqeVL4.dpuf
The Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) has announced that the Ría de Arosa Galician Cooperative Society has been awarded MSC certification for its artisanal clam and cockle fisheries. The sustainability certificate has been awarded to the cooperative’s grooved carpet shell clam (Venerupis decussata), pullet carpet shell clam (Venerupis corrugata), Manila clam (Venerupis philippinarum) and cockle (Cerastoderma edule) fisheries.