The Institute of Aquaculture was commissioned by the Scottish Aquaculture Research Forum (SARF) to carry out a study on the “Technical Considerations of closed containment sea pen production for some life stages of salmonids”.
Final meeting for the BBSRC SNIPH project (Improving Omega 3 levels in farmed fish) was held in Stirling, on 26-27 August 2019.
Professor Dave Little presented at the EU Eurastip brokerage event:"Maximizing business opportunities between south-east Asian and European Aquaculture stakeholders" held in HCMC Vietnam with participants from EU, Bangladesh and Vietnam.
Between April and August 2019, Systems Group staff supervised ten Sustainable Aquaculture MSc projects of which eight were presented at a seminar during the closing week of the course.
Applications are now open for 2019 Commonwealth PhD Scholarships for citizens of high income Commonwealth countries.
The EC FP7 funded PAPUSSA project (2003-2006) showcased the status and future potential for periurban aquaculture (often recycling waste water and nutrients) in 4 SE Asian cities.