mussel hatchery

Scottish mussel hatchery project receives international boost8th June 2017

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An innovative project to get Scottish mussels to spawn in a hatchery environment has received an international boost with a visit from Tasmanian partners Spring Bay Seafoods – operators of one of the world’s few commercial-scale mussel hatcheries. The partners first met during a four-day fact-finding mission to Spring Bay […]

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Mussel spawning trials now underway at pilot hatchery5th October 2016

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Trials to get mussels to spawn in a hatchery environment are now underway at the NAFC Marine Centre at the University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI). The trials are part of a two-year research and innovation project to test the commercial viability of a Scottish mussel hatchery; a multi-partner […]

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International ties promise more advances for Scotland’s shellfish industry5th October 2016

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The Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC) has signed a Letter of Intent with New Zealand’s largest independent science organisation, the Cawthron Institute, to explore research projects of mutual interest – in particular, projects that could lead to higher productivity in the shellfish industry. SAIC first connected with the renowned Cawthron […]

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