Vets eye aquaculture opportunities

The head of one of Scotland’s leading vet schools is keen to point more of his students towards opportunities in the aquaculture industry.

SSC stung by Q3 results

The Scottish Salmon Company reports a poor Q3, with biological issues – including jellyfish – leading to the average size of harvested fish decreasing, while the strength of the pound had a particularly large impact given the company’s emphasis on exports.

Gut bacteria breakthrough

The first complete picture of wild Atlantic salmon gut bacteria has just been published, paving the way for a more ecologically sustainable salmon farming industry.