A multi-year Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed by the Bangladesh Shrimp and Fish Foundation (BSFF) and Dutch animal breeding company Hendrix Genetics to share knowledge in the development of black tiger shrimp production in Bangladesh.
Dallas, Texas-based aquaculture company NaturalShrimp’s order for two additional EC shrimp water treatment systems have arrived at its Lacoste, Texas facility, near San Antonio, the company announced on Thursday.
The global popularity of tuna consumption has resulted in overfishing of wild tuna species, such as the Pacific bluefin tuna, which is now at just three percent of its original population. To address this challenge, a collaborative effort is developing sustainable solutions to bolster the tuna supply. 
A group of investors in Russia are getting on the RAS bandwagon with the planned construction of a land-based Atlantic salmon production facility in the Vologda Oblast.
The success of an eastern oyster (Crassostrea virginica) and hooked mussel (Ischadium recurvum) restoration effort in Chesapeake Bay has been credited to the “complex architectural design of a concrete modular reef” and its location.
The demand for broodstock is on the rise in Crimea in light of efforts by Russian authorities to develop the local aquaculture industry and to mitigate the negative impact on the environment resulting from the construction of the Crimean Bridge.
India has launched two hatcheries in the latter half of 2018, which will serve to help support the industry in a variety of fashions.
Singapore and Japan-based aquaculture technology company Umitron has been approved for a US$2 million project funding to improve aquaculture productivity in Lake Titicaca, Peru.
Russian company Salmo Plus has started building a new hatchery to produce Siberian salmon (Oncorhynchus keta) fry, the company said in a statement. With the overall investment cost of Rub380 million (US$6 million), the hatchery will be producing 73 million fry per year beginning in 2020.
NEW ORLEANS, La. – The world's largest aquaculture conference and tradeshow held in New Orleans from March 7-11 revealed a robust aquaculture industry and widespread optimism among industry stakeholders.
NEW ORLEANS, La. – International certification can provide economic and operational advantages for aquaculture farms that manage to obtain certified status. This according to Peter Cook, aquaculture consultant and professor at the University of Western Australia, in his keynote presentation at Aquaculture 2019.
Aquaculture producers in Uzbekistan are getting some relief with the announcement by President Shavkat Mirziyoyev of tax-free broodstock import over the next two years. This measure is part of a large-scale development program for the domestic aquaculture industry and to support the fish farming sector until it is completely self-sufficient on broodstock.
The Sterling Springs Fish Hatchery (SSH) in Sedona, Arizona, U.S.A., is currently undergoing a US$3.3-million dollar rehabilitation to modernize its facilities. Construction commenced in early December 2018 and expected to be completed by June 2019.
The trū Shrimp company is planning to build its first shrimp production facility in Madison, South Dakota, USA. trū Shrimp’s advanced technology is designed to raise shrimp in a near natural and disease-free environment.
Animal breeding company Hendrix Genetics has partnered with aqua feed company Nutreco and Ecuadorian shrimp farming company Ecuacultivos, to invest in Ecuador and establish a state-of-the-art shrimp hatchery.

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