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The latest information on sustainable aquaculture production and how aquafarming is enriching nutrition for production livestock.


BioMar Group acquires Ecuador shrimp feed producer

Deal with Alimentsa creates solid foothold in Ecuador
As a part of the company’s expansion strategy, BioMar Group has taken a solid step into the shrimp feed market by acquiring 70 percent of the Ecuadorian shrimp feed producer Alimentsa. The acquisition will position BioMar among the leading shrimp feed producers in Latin America, creating synergies toward existing business.
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FAO issues global warning over emerging tilapia disease

Understanding of tilapia lake virus is not complete
With outbreaks in wild and farmed fish already reported on three continents, the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has issued a “Special Alert” warning that tilapia lake virus (TiLV) should be “treated with concern.”
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Skretting to increase aquaculture research capacity

Company will expand research center, add new facility
Skretting will significantly increase its research capacity with an expansion of the Skretting Aquaculture Research Centre (ARC) Lerang Research Station in Norway and a new facility at Pargua in Chile.
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