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Offshore and onshore: The future of the salmon industry

Can we provide the engineering solutions to meet the challenges of the open ocean? And can we realistically produce five-kilo salmon onshore in closed systems? We take a deep-dive into the future of salmon farming with Dr. Oyvind Fylling-…

Hooked on nutrition: Why quality fish feed matters

Aquaculture feed costs can account for more than 50 percent of farm production costs, so the impact of feed choice should not be underestimated.

Global Feed Survey

2019 Alltech Global Feed Survey estimates world feed production increased by 3 percent to 1.103 billion metric tons…

The 2019 Alltech Global Feed Survey, released today, estimates that international feed tonnage has increased by a strong 3 percent to 1.103 billion metric tons of feed produced in 2018, exceeding 1 billion metric tons for the third…

Jorge Cordova: Viral trends in shrimp farming

Steamed, sauteed, fried or butterflied - shrimp is popular the world over. How will the latest innovations help producers address challenges in health and sustainability? Jorge Cordova manages shrimp farms in Ecuador, and he joins us to…

The winners of the Alltech #iamAG photo contest each won a trip to ONE: The Alltech Ideas Conference, to be held May 19-21, 2019, in Lexington, Kentucky. ​

U.S. farmers win trips to the ONE: The Alltech Ideas Conference with #iamAG photo contest

The Alltech #iamAG online agvocacy photo contest showcased the beauty of American agriculture through the eyes of producers, who submitted and shared photos of their farms for the opportunity to win a trip to ONE: The Alltech Ideas…

Supplementation as an ally for shrimp culture

Explore solutions that can provide better immunity and help achieve more efficient production for shrimp farming.

Swimming art: Bringing koi feed back to nature

Beautiful koi fish have more in common with their carp ancestors than one might think.

Ruben Groot: Beneath the surface: Producing quality fish feed with sustainable resources

The aquaculture industry continues to experience rapid growth - and growing pains. At the Alltech Coppens Aqua Centre, researchers are quickly addressing today's challenges and developing tomorrow's solutions. Joining us for an in-depth…

Dr. Philip Lyons: First-rate fillets: Opportunities in aquaculture

The world's fastest-growing food-production sector faces several challenges. Can the young aquaculture industry meet the global demand for premium products while addressing issues like sustainability, access to quality feed ingredients and…