Farming

It is well known that the intensive exploitation of extractive fishing threatens the survival of important fish species and is forcing governments to impose technical stoppages, while the profitability of fishing fleets decreases and owners see their business at danger. Microalgae a sustainable alternative Commercially produced microalgae...

Obviously, the ideal would be to enjoy a freshly caught fish, but it is not always possible. However, frozen fish is much better than most people think. It is known that fresh fish is much more nutritious than frozen fish, because there are vitamins that are...

Although aquaculture is becoming more and more technified, it is still far from developing as other agro-food industries in the world are doing, where advances in technologies such as Big Data, robotics, Internet of Things (IoT) or Simulation, are increasingly frequent within the production process. All...

Serious questions are raised about the quality of life of animals after the discovery published in the Journal of Experimental Biology.  The news are that It is very likely that one out of two farmed salmon has lost much of its hearing. Researchers now know...

The optimization of feed to be used for aquaculture is one of the basic pillars for the evolution of this activity, and that’s why so much is invested in researching it. Fishmeal and fish oil are the materials that are still considered the most nutritious...

Aquaculture is the set of techniques and activities for breeding both salt water and fresh water fish and molluscs. In 2016, 53% of the fish consumed came from these fish farms. The FAO (the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization) is responsible for undertaking these evaluations...

For decades, the European Union has overseen the main measures in matters related to the fisheries of its member states, which are committed to following its guidelines through instruments such as the Common Fisheries Policy (CFP). It should come as no surprise that today, within the...

Aquaculture in Spain is a sector on the rise, gaining more weight in our economy each year and emerging as one of the industries achieving greater sustainable growth year after year. It is a business that generates more and more, thanks to the quality and...

The United Nations has begun a project with 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to transform our world and make the planet a better place to live. Objective 14 focuses on the importance of underwater life, and the member states are committed to addressing matters that...