What’s New

The January 2022 issue of Fish Farmer is online now The January 2022 issue of Fish Farmer is out online now, and you can read it here. This month we look at examples of fresh thinking, from the ambitious design […] James Hutton Limited to offer ETV reports on environmental technologies James Hutton Limited is pleased to announce that the business has become the second UK-based organisation to offer Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) reports on environmental technologies in the United Kingdom […] Trout farmer uses Arvo-Tec’s feeding control technology Arvo-Tec is providing essential tools for rainbow trout producer FinnForel, a large, data-driven business. In the FinnForel model, Arvo-Tec control systems’ extensive data collection is used to plan ahead and […] New 50 Tonne Feed Barge for Small Offshore Fish Farms FishFarmFeeder (FFF) is building a second 50 tonne feed barge, this time for a salmon farm in Scotland. FFF aims to broaden its portfolio for this kind of species as […] New Programme of Support for Highland Aquaculture Business Ventures Aquaculture businesses based in the Highlands & Islands of Scotland will benefit from a new fully funded accelerator programme that helps them turn their innovative new ideas into reality. The […] Keeping downtime low for feed conveyors It is not only high capacity in the conveyors that matters in feed handling. It is also important that the machines are, as far as possible, self-cleaning. This is to […] SeaFeed Spreader – an even better spread  New and improved for 2022, SeaFeed Spreader from Gael Force will reliably, controllably, and gently deliver feed to your fish at low operating costs. It has a robust rectangular float, […] Xelect collaborates to find snappy solution Costa Rican aquaculture business Martec and independent genetics experts Xelect are working together to create the first large scale genetic breeding programme for Spotted Rose Snapper (Lutjanus guttatus). Martec plans […] The Fish Farmer Year Book 2022 is online now The Fish Farmer Year Book 2022 is out now, and you can read it online here. It will also be available in a hard copy format with the December issue […]

Growing confidence

The customer and the environment are at the heart of Mowi’s latest initiatives In a year where holding steady may have seemed the logical plan, Mowi continued to forge ahead […] Continue Reading

A perfect start

State of the art genetics are the key to rearing successful salmon It starts with optimal genetics. Founded in 1991, Benchmark Genetics has been a long-established and trusted provider of […] Continue Reading

Restoration hopes

An initiative aimed at reversing the decline of native oysters in Wales is under way 25,000 juvenile native oysters have been returned to waters in Milford Haven as part of […] Continue Reading

Targeting the first lines of defence

Boosting fish resilience to parasitic infestations through enhanced gut and skin mucus protection Disease prevention via functional nutrition is key to reduce the susceptibility to infections associated with intensive farming, […] Continue Reading

A Fresh Approach

Sustainability and health – for fish, staff, consumers, communities and the environment – are at the heart of SSC’s philosophy As the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow has aptly demonstrated, […] Continue Reading