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Proximar Seafood raises additional $13.5M for farm construction

Norwegian aquaculture company, Proximar Seafood, has raised an extra NOK 140 million (US$13.5 million) through a private placement to cover the extra costs associated with constructing its land-based salmon farm in Japan. The company has incurred increasing costs due to the construction of its land-based recirculating aquaculture system (RAS) salmon farm near Mount Fuji in Japan.

Pacifico Aquaculture taps Billund to build first striped bass RAS hatchery in Mexico

Mexican company, Pacifico Aquaculture has contracted Billund Aquaculture to design and implement a recirculating aquaculture system (RAS) project for its new land-based hatchery and nursery for striped bass at scale. According to a press release by Billund Aquaculture, the facility which will be the first in the world to produce striped bass, will be built in the Ensenada Bay area of Baja California, Mexico, in early January 2024 and be in full operation by the end of 2025.

Billund and Aquapurna team up to construct Europe’s first shrimp RAS

Billund Aquaculture and Aquapurna are starting construction on the inaugural module of what they claim to be Europe’s first shrimp recirculating aquaculture system (RAS) in January 2024. The facility is located at the Sigmundshall industrial site, west of the city of Wunstorf, Germany.

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Ongoing research on post-smolt

Post-smolt growing, where fish are raised on land before being transferred to a sea pen to finish their maturation, has become increasingly popular over the past decade. However, while the technique makes a great deal of sense – that giving the fish more time to grow in a controlled environment would make them more resilient to some of the stressors that they will encounter in the sea – those benefits have not been scientifically proven yet. » Read More


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