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Dr. Katerina Kousoulaki: The future of fish nutrition in aquaculture

With global population growth and an increasing demand for fish products, the aquaculture sector is facing more pressure for seafood production. Dr. Katerina Kousoulaki, senior researcher at Nofima AS in Bergen, Norway, discusses the…

Winner of the Alltech Coppens inaugural Inventor program

Aqua innovator recognised for rainbow trout innovation at global industry conference – Aqua InDepth

Alltech Coppens has announced fish farm Tropic Ribarstvo, and its invention, a peracetic acid dispenser for trout farms, as the winner of the inaugural Inventor program.

Frits Berkers: Feed innovations in aquaculture

With finite fish meal supplies and fish oil resources, can aquaculture still produce a high-quality product? Frits Berkers, manager of the Alltech Coppens Aqua Centre details why quality won’t be compromised thanks to innovations to feed…

Aqua innovators and inventors to be recognized through Inventor program by Alltech Coppens

Aqua innovators and inventors to be recognized through Inventor program by Alltech Coppens

Alltech Coppens has just launched its Inventor program which will help to bring innovations that are improving production on aqua farms to a global market at Aqua InDepth, the Alltech Coppens conference taking place in Eindhoven, the…

5 tips for reducing aquaculture farm costs

For many producers, the rising costs associated with raising fish are an increasing concern. Niamh McNally shares her top 5 tips for reducing aquaculture farm expenses.

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…