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SLU Aquaculture

The mission of the SLU Aquaculture platform is to consolidate and develop aquaculture research and education at SLU.


There are 95 pages tagged with SLU Aquaculture:

Webinar & workshop: Integrated fish and plant production

Webinar & workshop: Integrated fish and plant production aquaculture@slu.se There is a growing interest in combining fish and plant production, either direct in aquaponics systems or by utilizing

Farming of wild-caught fish

Lunch webinar: Farming of wild-caught fish aquaculture@slu.se During this seminar SLU researchers Albin Gräns and Örjan Östman will tell us about the outcome and future plans of their aquaculture

Food Systems Summit

On 23 September, the world turns its eyes towards the global food system when the virtual UN Food System Summit is held in New York. Much of the research at SLU has a direct or indirect connection to

Modernization of the 40-year breeding program for Arctic charr

The Swedish breeding program for Arctic charr has been run successfully for almost forty years. Breeding has been based on classic selection methods where family groups with good qualities, for

World Water Week 2021

World Water Week 2021 malin.planting@slu.se Welcome to World Water Week 2021! It will take place 23-27 August under the theme Building Resilience Faster. It will be held entirely online, in a new,

New strategy and action plan for future fishing and aquaculture - SLU has contributed with knowledge!

The Swedish Board of Agriculture and the Swedish Agency for Marine and Water Management have now launched a new strategy for Swedish fisheries and aquaculture 2021-2026 and an action plan for the

World Food Prize 2021

Congratulations to Dr. Shakuntala Haraksingh Thilsted who will receive the 2021 World Food Prize for her improvement of aquatic food systems for enhanced nutrition and resilient ecosystems. Dr.

Insect feed to fish – findings and future perspectives

Lunch seminar: Insects as feed for fish – findings and future perspectives aquaculture@slu.se Use of insects in fish feed has been approved by EU since a few years. At SLU’s Department for Animal

Know your enemy

According to a recent study, sequencing the transcriptome of the myxozoan parasite helps to find new promising drug targets to combat proliferative kidney disease (PKD) in salmonids. In the world of

A 20-year retrospective review of global aquaculture

Ask the author: A 20-year retrospective review of global aquaculture futurefood@slu.se 'Ask the author series' is an iniative from Table, a collaboration between the Swedish University of

Martyn Futter

I am an aquatic landscape ecologist. As an aquatic scientist, my primary focus is on freshwater lakes, rivers, streams and ponds, with occasional forays to the marine environment and groundwater.

sustainably farmed fish

Does sustainably farmed fish exist – and if so, can you label it? janne.nordlund.othen@slu.se Aquaculture is among the fastest growing food industries in the world and has an important role to play

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