Aquaculture Research

Ag sector’s reliance on temporary foreign workers is growing December 2016

Canada’s agriculture sector faces a persistent lack of sufficient workers with the right skills and in the right places. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Researcher coaxes biomaterial out of its shell September 2016

A researcher at Lakehead University is studying a material found in discarded shellfish shells that offers properties with promising industrial uses. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Fish reared in hard water more susceptible to Columnaris Disease August 2016

Catfish raised in hard water with high levels of calcium and other minerals are more vulnerable to columnaris disease, according to ARS studies. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Salmon use enzyme for oxygen boost, says study March 2016

A study published in the Journal of Experimental Biology, looks at an enzyme that helps protect fish hearts during periods of low oxygen. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Mini-barcoding identifies fish on your plate November 2015

Being able to identify for certain that fish you are about to eat has come closer to reality with a new University of Guelph study on mini-barcoding. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

University of Guelph agricultural research ranks high in global lists October 2015

he University of Guelph is among top schools worldwide for research, and No. 1 in Canada for agricultural sciences, in two university rankings recently released. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Fish reared in hard water are more susceptible to Columnaris Disease July 2015

Catfish raised in hard water with high levels of calcium and other minerals are more vulnerable to columnaris disease, according to new ARS studies. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Killing fish egg fungus with a disinfectant March 2015

ARS scientists have found peracetic acid—a stable mix of acetic acid (concentrated vinegar) and hydrogen peroxide—could kill fungus on catfish eggs without the residue issues of pesticides. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Using clay to fight fish disease February 2015

Kaolin has proven to be an alternative to antibiotics for treating columnaris disease in channel catfish fingerlings. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Aquaponics turn suburban industrial park into farmland January 2015

Craig Petten and Pablo Alvarez, winners of Humber's Launch Pad Competition, have started Aqua Greens, an aquaponics farming operation in the heart of Mississauga. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Test for detecting seafood fraud has University of Guelph ties December 2014

A new, portable test aimed at combatting seafood mislabeling has hit the market, based on the technology honed at the University of Guelph. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Aquaculture research proposed for abandoned fish plant November 2014

The new facility in the Souris fish plant would be designed to prevent any escape of fish or pathogens. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Detecting and preventing disease in trout October 2014

ARS scientists have developed a new line of trout that is resistant to bacterial cold-water disease. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Atlantic Canadian teams receive $7.6 million to enhance aquaculture industry October 2014

Two regional projects will help aquaculture companies compete globally with enhanced breeding programs and improved feed formulas. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

New method distinguishes yellow perch females from males October 2014

ARS scientists have developed the first fast, easy, reliable way to tell young yellow perch females from males, a boon to both researchers and producers. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Aquaculture industry supported through strategic investments

Workplace Skills Enhancement program provides non-repayable contributions for skills development of existing employees up to 75 per cent of eligible costs. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Catfish industry embraces USDA pond management research July 2014

Studies give producers an objective management measure rather than having to rely on when the fish are observed at the surface in distress. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

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