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Salmon feed innovations set to boost Scotland’s biggest food export market

Salmon feed innovations set to boost Scotland’s biggest food export market

Wednesday, 31st August 2016

The Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC) last night announced over £140,000 support for two projects aimed at improving salmon feed formulations, amplified by over a quarter of a million pounds of funding from industry and academic partners.

New diagnostics tools could save millions for Scottish aquaculture industry

Friday, 26th August 2016

Monitoring of farmed fish and their environment to be boosted as the Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC) invests nearly £250,000 in projects to improve biodiversity and fish health in farming.

Inspiring innovation in Scotland – confidence will be the key

Tuesday, 16th August 2016

Ian Reid, Chief Executive of CENSIS talks about the state of innovation in Scotland after a debate with TEDx Glasgow 2016 delegates.

‘Lab in a suitcase’ could boost exports of Scottish salmon and know-how

Thursday, 28th July 2016

An innovative new test for seawater readiness, co-funded by the Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC), could boost Scottish exports – both of farmed salmon and the country’s technological expertise.

Appointment of two new industry members further strengthens SAIC Board

Monday, 25th July 2016

The Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC) is further strengthening the industry representation on its Board with not one but two new appointments – Ben Hadfield, Managing Director of Marine Harvest Scotland Ltd, and Paddy Campbell, Managing Director of BioMar Ltd.

Non-medicinal sea lice control takes another step forward

Friday, 1st July 2016

The drive to control sea lice through non-medicinal approaches has taken another step forward with the start of a new £2.12m lumpsucker project, co-funded by the Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC).

Stirling-supported sea lice control project scoops innovation award

Wednesday, 8th June 2016

http://innovationcentres.mtcdevserver3.com/wp-admin/post.php?post=463&action=edit#Scottish Sea Farms, an industry partner of both the Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC) and the University of Stirling’s Institute of Aquaculture, has been crowned winner of the Scottish Food & Drink Excellence Award for Innovation for its pioneering sea lice control project.

Innovative approach to ultrasound could increase salmon harvest volumes.

Sunday, 29th May 2016

The Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC) has launched the first of its Rapid Response projects with an initiative that will explore the potential of a novel approach to ultrasound to delouse farmed salmon and, ultimately, increase harvest volumes.

Dingwall-based SME aces the SAIC Aquaculture Innovation Award.

Friday, 27th May 2016

Ace Aquatec, the Dingwall-based SME responsible for the Hume Stunner Universal (HSU), has been announced winner of the inaugural Aquaculture Innovation Award, sponsored by the Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC).

Scoping study to help shape proposed Centre of Excellence for Scottish aquaculture.

Monday, 23rd May 2016

A new two-phase scoping study, initiated by the Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC) in partnership with Highlands and Island Enterprise (HIE), will launch later this week at Aquaculture UK, canvassing industry opinion on a proposed Centre of Excellence.

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