French supermarkets cast critical eye over Norwegian fish farms

Lars Erik Flatøy (centre)  pictured during the audit with Nordlaks quality manager Odd Johannessen (left), and the chief at  at Nordlaks Havfarmen, Trond Jørgen Hanssen (right)).

FRANCE has long been Norway’s largest European customer when it comes to buying farmed salmon. But the French supermarkets like to see what they are getting and how the fish are being looked after. So two of France’s largest supermarket chains, Carrefour and Auchan have just sent their own inspectors to the snow covered  north.…

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Trout fed insect and algal oil launched in France

FARMED trout fed with insect meal and algal oil is to go on sale in a French supermarket from next month. The fish, produced by Truite Service and to be stocked by retailer Auchan, are being reared on a diet formulated by Skretting that includes insect feed from French pioneer InnovaFeed and algal oil from…

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