Atlantic Salmon Farms Shift to Open Seas To Fight Sea Lice
OSLO — Atlantic salmon farming companies are designing huge pens to raise fish in the open seas in a radical shift from calm coastal waters where marine lice have slowed growth of the billion-dollar industry.
Tuesday 20 June 2017
Study Finds Salmon Migration Affected by Fear
What makes young salmon decide to leave their rivers and head out to Sea has been a hot topic for decades now. Current research from Umeå University in Sweden shows that the young salmon's desire to migrate can partly be limited by anxiety.
Sunday 25 December 2016
Online Sale Starts Soon
Dear customers, SalmonIran will start Online sale for packed and fresh protein products for the first time. In the first stage of this move, the company began online sales of fresh Norwegian Salmon in various packaging and weights, with fully automatic and hygienic packaging. So, Stay Tuned for MORE…
Saturday 22 October 2016
Wild salmon advocates appeal decision on aquaculture farm
Wild salmon advocates don't agree with the province's decision to release Grieg NL Seafarm, a proposed multimillion-dollar aquaculture project, from further environmental assessment. In fact, they want to see that ruling reversed.
Monday 26 September 2016
Cod Fish, The New Product
Cod is popular as a food with a mild flavour and a dense, flaky, white flesh. Cod livers are processed to make cod liver oil, an important source of vitamin A, vitamin D, vitamin E, and omega-3 fatty acids (EPA and DHA). Young Atlantic cod or haddock prepared in strips for cooking is called scrod. In the United Kingdom, Atlantic cod is one of the most common ingredients in fish and chips, along with haddock and plaice.
Sunday 25 September 2016
Norway salmon prices hit highest levels for 30 years
Spot prices for farmed Norwegian salmon have leapt dramatically to the highest levels in 30 years.
Norwegian salmon news site iLaks.no reported earlier this week that salmon had begun to go for NOK 70 per kilogram, and prices have continued rising on Jan. 8, with buyers purchasing for next week.
Tuesday 5 July 2016