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Feeding vegetable oils to farmed salmon

Many fish farmers in temperate climates raise Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar). Salmon are carnivores, fed pellets made from (among other things) wild fish. Wild fish are getting scarcer so a team of scientists, led by Erling-Olaf Koppang at the Norwegian … Continue reading

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Fishmeal and fish oil in aquaculture

The International Fishmeal and Fish Oil Organisaion (IFFO) says that fishmeal and fish oil have an important role in sustainable aquaculture. IFFO is a not-for-profit so this isn’t just about exploiting wild fish and damaging ecosystems. There are other ways … Continue reading

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