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BC Salmon Farmers

BC Salmon Farmers applaud global salmon industry’s sustainable salmon farming initiative Thursday, August 15, 2013 The BC Salmon Farmers Association is welcoming the announcement by the global salmon industry to create the Global Salmon Initiative. This major industry-led sustainability initiative … Continue reading

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BC Food Processors Buy Local program

Article in Business Vancouver today: By Jen St. DenisTue Aug 6, 2013 10:22am PST A new branding program will show B.C. shoppers which products in their neighbourhood supermarket are made locally. The B.C. Food Processors Association (BCFPA) will launch the … Continue reading

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Carbon Dioxide – I did not know ?

reprinted from an email I got:   Ian Plimer , Geologist , Ian Rutherford Plimer is an Australian geologist, professor emeritus of earth sciences at the University of Melbourne, professor of mining geology at the University of Adelaide, and the director of … Continue reading

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Salmon farmers welcome report on closed containment aquaculture

Thursday, March 7, 2013 Increasing knowledge and improving opportunity for aquaculture development are good recommendations that BC’s salmon farmers are glad to see in a new federal report released today. “These are strong recommendations that will help to move this … Continue reading

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Super Salmon genetically modified – no thank you from me !

Article in The Telegraph UK  The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said the GM eggs would produce fish with the potential to grow to market size in half the time of conventional salmon.    Huff Post Food Debates What is … Continue reading

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Tsunami in Japan – disaster for our nature, fishing, navigation, foreshore and beaches, for ever !

See this: In a couple or more years, when most of the tsunami debris will hit The BC coast, the headline might read like this: “Johnson Straight closed by Tsunami debris !”   More images: Here you can see them all. Including   These are just sample pictures of what … Continue reading

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Deep freeze on export of Norwegian Salmon to China

2010 solgte Norge laks til Kina for mer enn 400 millioner kroner. 2011 the eksport was 142 millioner.  Export down from 86 % to 28 % Jackie Chan lifts a Norwegian salmon as a PR stunt, but sales are nosediving. … Continue reading

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