Tag Archives: Arctic Char

Arctic Char Farming Introduction

Farm production of Arctic Char in Canada is presently emerging beyond the development stage. Individual farmers and companies are raising the fish in Nova Scotia, PEI, New Brunswick, Ontario, Manitoba and the North West Territories. Commercial production is also increasing in Iceland, Norway and other European countries. Estimates are that between 950,000 and 1,300,000 kgs… Read More »

Aquaculture – Moving Into The Future

Aquaculture, the farming of aquatic organisms such as fish, crustaceans and plants, is the world’s fastest growing food production sector and produces more than 50% of the global seafood supply. The global aquaculture industry, currently valued at over $144 billion, has consistently grown in terms of volume, increasing at an average of 8% annually in the… Read More »