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Quinoa = solution to world famine ?

Quinoa a plant from Peru, can be the food solution for a starving world. Article in Aftenposten – if translation needed – use Google translate Images of Quinoa  –  see them all here      as you see there is no limits to … 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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B.C. farmed salmon on menu at US Open

BC farmed Salmon at US Open Skuna Bay says deal with high-profile event an endorsement of local product BY TRACY SHERLOCK, VANCOUVER SUN AUGUST 28, 2012 6: Food Network chef filleting his first Skuna Bay Salmon. Vancouver Island’s Skuna Bay Seafood … Continue reading

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Rising anchovy prices are affecting the world’s fishing industry.

The Peruvian anchoveta (Engraulis ringens) is a fish of the anchovy family, Engraulidae. Images: see them all here     Anchoveta are pelagic fish in the southeastern Pacific Ocean, and are regularly caught on the coasts of Peru, and Chile. They live for up to 4 years, reaching 20 cm, with recruitment occurring after only about … Continue reading

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Salmon culls because of virus could cost fish farms millions

BC salmon farms   are culling infected salmon Undated handout photo of Atlantic salmon on a fish farm in British Columbia, Canada. Photograph by: Handout , Marine Harvest Canada Two B.C. salmon farming companies are looking at losses amounting to millions of … Continue reading

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Wally 65 – wasn’t that a party !

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