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A four-year legal battle has been resolved in Michigan, U.S.A., with a fish farm receiving $160,000 settlement to vacate a hatchery on the Au Sable River. Since beginning operations at the Grayling Fish Hatchery, Harrietta Hills Fish Farm owner Dan Vogler says he has been entrenched in a conflict with the Anglers of the Au Sable sport fishing group, who challenged the farm’s discharge permit and filed a lawsuit under the state’s environmental protection act.
A $1 million salmon hatchery is being planned on the Charters River in B.C., Canada, to address water access issues in the area. The new hatchery will be the result of a partnership between the Sooke Salmon Enhancement Society and The Juan De Fuca Salmon Society.
As environmental groups in China are looking to find ways to restore salmon resources in the country, a helping hand has come from across the Pacific Ocean.
PORTLAND, Maine – A sister company to Nordic Aquafarms Inc., which is planning to build a world-class, land-based salmon farm in Belfast, Maine, has received certification from Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) as a sustainable and quality seafood producer.
TEL AVIV, Israel - Phibro Animal Health Corporation has acquired KoVax Ltd., an Israel-based developer and manufacturer of vaccines for the global aquaculture market.
Pennsylvania has a long history of fish stocking programs which, like all stocking programs, has occasionally come under fire over concerns regarding negative impacts from interactions between wild and hatchery fish.
The British Trout Association (BTA) recently held its annual conference at University Centre Sparsholt (UCS) in Winchester, United Kingdom.
The 2019 Aquaculture Awards are now officially open for industry individuals and companies across the globe to enter. 
Russian Salmon, a major aquaculture company in Russia, plans to build the first Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) hatchery in the country. The company has begun looking for land in Murmansk Oblast.
SeaChoice is coming out in support of the Canadian government’s new initiatives to improve the aquaculture sector and protect wild salmon populations. 
Almost 30 years have gone since three scientists successfully inserted the Chinook salmon growth hormone gene in an eyed-egg of Atlantic salmon at the Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada.
Chile’s Pincoy Project initiative has been recognized for its contribution to the environment at international aquaculture event AquaSur 2018.
Cost of the pending regulation for the Chilean salmon industry, as well as a wide variety of technological innovations in the pipeline are intended for the fattening stage. Alternative production models and tighter controls for fish reared in cages at sea seem to be trending topics worldwide as well.
The Canadian government announced a number of initiatives on Monday to improve the country’s aquaculture sector and further protect threatened wild salmon populations.
Aquaculture industry feed supplier BioMar Group has decided to invest in additional capacity at its shrimp feed factory in Ecuador.

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