Seaweed harvesters present alternative to privatisation

The Chairman of the Clew Bay Seaweed Association (CBSA) has called on Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly to confirm that ‘extensive and exclusive licences will not be granted to any party for the harvesting of seaweed in Ireland’.

Speaking to The Mayo News last week, Continue reading Seaweed harvesters present alternative to privatisation

Cyanobacterium Found in Algae Collection Holds Promise for Biotech Applications

Newswise — Cyanobacteria, bacteria that obtain their energy through photosynthesis, are of considerable interest as bio-factories, organisms that could be harnessed to generate a range of industrially useful products. Continue reading Cyanobacterium Found in Algae Collection Holds Promise for Biotech Applications