The pandemic has sharpened the focus on the critical role of aquaculture in feeding the world. In the Nov-Dec issue of Aquaculture North America now available online, key players Mowi, Cermaq, Grieg BC, Cook, and Creative Salmon look back on the past months and towards 2021.
Environmental monitoring systems can be as simple or as complex as anyone would like them to be. But for @UMaine Engineering alum Joshua Girgis, a key requirement was to come up with one that oyster and seaweed farmers can afford.
https://www.aquaculturenorthamerica.com/maine-engineer-develops-low-cost-monitoring-buoy/ #aquaculture #fishfarming
Global #aquaculture accounts for a modest amount of greenhouse gas emissions compared to livestock farming but one way it could reduce its footprint further is by looking at the biggest source, feed production
https://www.aquaculturenorthamerica.com/feed-can-reduce-aquacultures-carbon-footprint-study/ #sustainability #aquafeed #fishfeed