Category Archives: Industry News

OTPP ventures into aquaculture, buying PEI’s Atlantic Aqua Farms from Encore – Private Capital Journal

Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan closed first aquaculture acquisition, acquiring PEI’s Atlantic Aqua Farms from Encore Consumer Capital Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (OTPP, Ontario Teachers’) has acquired Atlantic Aqua Farms (AAF), the largest grower of live mussels in North America, from Encore Consumer Capital of San Francisco. Financial terms were not disclosed. Orwell Cove, Prince Edward… Read More »

The many sides of sustainability in aquaculture | The Fish Site

Following recent claims that culturing salmon in open net pens could become the most sustainable form of healthy protein production on the planet, Dr Bill McGraw assesses the relative merits of different aquaculture species and systems. As a specialist in the culture of shrimp in RASs, the conclusion he draws may not come as a… Read More »

Chinese-owned company plans to produce tilapia in Angola – Macauhub

Chinese state-owned company RSI Su, Lda is building 200 tilapia tanks in the Barra do Dande district of Angola’s Bengo province, the company’s spokesperson told Angolan news agency Angop. Pedro Panzo also said that this project represents an investment of US$1 million and the production will be sold both in the province and in other… Read More »