"Aquaculture, not the Internet, represents the most promising investment opportunity of the 21st Century."
- Peter Drucker, Management Expert & Economist
2017-03-23BioMar to establish fish-feed factory in Australia
Biomar has announced plans to establish its first feed factory in Australia, with a yearly capacity of 110,000 tonnes, to help service a range of the country's aquaculture sectors including salmon, trout and yellowtail kingfish.
2017-03-23Fly farms set for Saudi Arabia
A licensing deal to build three fly farms in Saudi Arabia has been signed between Saudi technology hub Sajt and waste-to-nutrient pioneer AgriProtein. The agreement signals the start of a new industry for the Middle East: commercial-scale production of insect-based animal feed, based on AgriProtein's factory blueprint.
2017-03-10Record results for BioMar
BioMar has reported that 2016 has been its most profitable year on record, with group EBIT increasing from DKK 447 million (€60 million) in 2015 to 581 million (€78million) in 2016. At the same time working capital was reduced from DKK 752 million to DKK 414 million, leading to a strong cash flow from operations. Revenue ended up slightly lower than last year with a modest increase in volumes.
2017-03-08New Solution for Aquaculture Wastewater Treatment
Aquaculture, or fish farming, is one of the fastest growing sectors of agriculture in the world today. However, farmers in the United States who wish to capitalize on this momentum face regulatory hurdles when dealing with fish waste. But new research shows that a simple, organic system can clean aquaculture wastewater effectively and inexpensively.
2017-03-03Atlantic Sapphire thinks big after approval for Florida salmon farm
Norwegian farmed salmon company Atlantic Sapphire has gotten full approval to construct a new plant in Florida, the company's first in the US, Johan Andreassen, the founder of Langsand Laks and Atlantic Sapphire, told Undercurrent News.
Over the last few months the company has been gathering the necessary permits and recently completed them all.